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Lyric Opera of Chicago presents the 2019

Opera in the Neighborhood’s production of


Friday, November 1, 2019 at 10 a.m. & 12 p.m.


For information and to purchase tickets, visit:


Meet Kenzie, a fifth grader with homework, asthma and a big imagination. After she and her mother move into a family shelter, Kenzie finds refuge in the world of video games alongside her avatar, Edwin. Through their imaginary space adventures, Kenzie dares to go farther than ever before. Can she find the confidence to make friends and succeed in the classroom? And can she find her way home?

Teachers can begin making their reservations for this year's Opera in the Neighborhoods
on August 1. Reservations can be made through Lyric's website at

Major support provided by the Nancy W. Knowles Student and Family Performance Fund. Earth to Kenzie and Opera in the Neighborhoods are supported by cosponsors an Anonymous Donor, Robert and Evelyn McCullen, Roberta L. and Robert J. Washlow and Wintrust Community Banks.


Lyric Unlimited Chicago Public Schools Bus Scholarships are supported by the U.S. Bank Foundation.