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Happy New Year from Lyric Opera of Kansas City! 🎊 We start 2024 with numerous opportunities to engage with opera and our community. Highlights include a silent dinner 🍝 from our friends at Orpheus KC, Gounod's Roméo et Juliette, 🌟 and our beloved opera written for young people, Sketchbook for Ollie, 📘 goes back on tour to schools in the Kansas City metro. We hope to see you at a future event!

Roméo et Juliette

Photo by Dan Norman for Minnesota Opera

Opera Silent Dinner

Join Orpheus KC and Wandering Vine at the Castle on Tuesday, January 30 for a unique and immersive dining event that takes you on a journey through the timeless tale of Romeo and Juliet. This exquisite evening promises an unforgettable blend of fine dining, live opera, and the magic of storytelling, all wrapped in a hush of anticipation.

Sketchbook for Ollie

Photo by Andy Schwartz for Lyric Opera of Kansas City

Join Lyric Opera at Kansas City Public Library, Plaza Branch on Friday, February 2, at 6:00 pm for a free community performance! Sketchbook for Ollie is an opera for families about a boy who learns to cope with grief through the use of music and play. All ages are warmly invited!