Only 1 Performance Left

The reviews are in and the Chicago Tribune is calls Thérèse Raquin "a gripping new staging" and the Chicago Sun-Times describes it as "emotionally potent." Audiences agree, calling it intense and beautiful. This production will have you on the edge of your seat. Only 1 performance left: Saturday.  

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Would you kill for love?

Lustful betrayal and mental torture take the stage in Thérèse Raquin. Ripped from the pages of Émile Zola's scandalous 1867 novel, Tobias Picker captures the story's violent passion with his lavish, evocative score. Be there to witness an unsettling descent into madness and despair.

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Hear about the 2015 Season!

Watch this video and let COT General Director Andreas Mitisek take you through the passionate operas that make up our 2015 Season!


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See What Opera Can Do!

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Secure your seat for a season full of adventure! Choose from our many ticket options ranging from subscriptions and tickets to group and student discounts! 

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Opera Fun on WGN

Zeffin Quinn Hollis, who portrays Olivier in Thérèse Raquin, found notoriety on BuzzFeed for giving celebrity tweets an operatic treatment. He brought his hilarious talent to our WGN here in Chicago. Two chances left to see Zeffin and the rest of the Thérèse Raquin cast on stage! 


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Students save at COT!

Want to see the opera the LA Times says is "straight out of a horror film" this February? Well if you have a valid student id you can see the show for only $15. You pick the night and we will pick the seat! Right before the curtain rises we will seat you in the best availble seat for that performance. Thérèse Raquin students tickets are on sale now!

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Upcoming Events

Thérèse Raquin

Sat. February 28, 2015 • 7:30 PM
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A Coffin in Egypt

Sat. April 25, 2015 • 7:30 PM
Wed. April 29, 2015 • 7:30 PM
Fri. May 1, 2015 • 7:30 PM
Sun. May 3, 2015 • 3:00 PM
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Lucio Silla

Sat. September 26, 2015 • 7:30 PM
Wed. September 30, 2015 • 7:30 PM
Fri. October 2, 2015 • 7:30 PM
Sun. October 4, 2015 • 3:00 PM
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Chicago Opera Theater

Andreas Mitisek, General Director
70 E. Lake Street Suite 415
Chicago, IL 60601
Box Office: 312.704.8414
Administrative: 312.704.8420

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