Daily Archives: October 10, 2011

From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell

by Megan Meister

I flew to Chicago early yesterday morning to arrive in time for a matinee of Lyric’s opening production of the season, Offenbach’s THE TALES OF HOFFMANN, which opened last week to wonderful reviews. One would never have guessed, but Matthew Polenzani was performing the title role for the first time in his career.  He was terrific, and […]