Harry Bicket begins his 2017/18 season at the Lyric Opera of Chicago

This weekend, Harry Bicket opens his 2017/18 season conducting Gluck’s Orphée et Eurydice at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. This highly-anticipated production marks the Lyric’s first collaboration with The Joffrey Ballet, and features Dmitry Korchak and Andriana Chuchman in the title roles.

Performances of Orphée et Eurydice run from 23 September to 15 October. More information here.

This season, Harry makes his debut with the RTE National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland and return visits to Lyric Opera of Chicago (Orphée et Eurydice), Metropolitan Opera (Le Nozze di Figaro), Royal Northern Sinfonia, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and a masterclass with the Juilliard School. Plans with The English Concert include European and Carnegie Hall performances of Handel’s Rinaldo and recording work, and with Santa Fe Opera, performances of Bernstein’s Candide.

Watch the trailer for the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Orphée et Eurydice

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