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Reviews of recent Lyric Opera main stage productions can be found below.  For press inquiries, contact Ellen McDonald, Publicity Consultant, at (816) 444-0052 or

As One (January 2018)

Kelly Luck for KC Stage 
A Thought Provoking As One at KC Lyric Opera

Anthony Rodgers for KCMetropolis
A shared journey

Carmen (Apr. - May 2016)

Libby Hanssen for The Kansas City Star
Lyric Opera of Kansas City’s inviting, dramatic ‘Carmen’ closes the season

Sarah Tyrrell for
Closing with “Carmen”

Paul Horsley for The Independent
Lyric ‘Carmen’ keeps us intrigued, introduces stunning Mezzo-Soprano

Alan Portner for
BWW Review: Carmen at Lyric Opera of Kansas City

Frank C. Siraguso for Kansas City infoZine
Carmen, at The Lyric Opera, Review

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