Media Releases

2016/17 Season

January 13, 2017: Boston Lyric Opera Announces New Opera Works by Internationally Recognized Artists

August 16, 2016: Carmen opens Boston Lyric Opera’s 40th Season, Blazing a Fiery Trail of Raw Emotion in Calixto Bieito’s Groundbreaking Production

March 23, 2016: Boston Lyric Opera’s 40th Season to Span Four Iconic Venues

2015/16 Season

April 4, 2016: Boston Lyric Opera’s First The Merry Widow Opens April 29

February 12, 2016: BLO’s New Production of Werther Opens March 11

October 21, 2015: Boston Attorney Michael J. Puzo Becomes Chairman of Boston Lyric Opera Board

October 15, 2015: In the Penal Colony comes to the Cyclorama as Boston Lyric Opera’s 2015 Opera Annex production

October 9, 2015: Statement on BLO’s Move

September 3, 2015: BLO’s French-Inspired Season Opens With a New Production of Puccini’s La Bohème October 2-11

March 13, 2015: Boston Lyric Opera Announces its 2015/16 Season

2014/15 Season

April 29, 2015: Calderwood Charitable Foundation Makes $5 Million Grant to Boston Lyric Opera

April 6, 2015: Hell Hath No Fury: BLO’s Female-Focused Don Giovanni Premieres May 1

April 1, 2015: Calendar Listing: Opera at The Movies April 10 at Somerville Theatre

March 2, 2015: Boston Lyric Opera’s First Kátya Kabanová Opens March 13

November 19, 2014: BLO releases first commercial recording, Clemency

November 5, 2014: BLO presents immersive new production of The Love Potion

October 2, 2014: Gala launches new season in grand fashion

October 1, 2014: BLO opens 38th Season with new La Traviata