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CSO shaves deficit to $900,000

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra managed to cut its lingering deficit to …

Oct 23, 2018
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Lyric management is short-term winner with new musicians contract

Lyric Opera musicians voted to accept the company’s contract offer after …

Oct 16, 2018
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Lyric Opera, striking musicians reach agreement

The Lyric Opera of Chicago and the musicians of the Lyric …

Oct 13, 2018
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Striking musicians reject new contract proposal from Lyric Opera; company claims survival is at stake

The leaders of the Chicago Federation of Musicians rejected a new …

Oct 11, 2018
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Lyric Opera responds to union charges on Day 2 of musicians strike

Lyric Opera management appeared wholly unprepared for the well-coordinated assault on …

Oct 10, 2018
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Thursday’s “Boheme” matinee and Saturday’s “Idomeneo” opener cancelled; no talks between Lyric Opera and musicians until Friday

Thursday’s matinee performance of Puccini’s La Boheme and Saturday’s opening performance …

Oct 09, 2018
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Charges fly between Lyric Opera and striking musicians as cancelled performances loom

The musicians union and Lyric Opera exchanged charges Tuesday, with cancelled …

Oct 09, 2018
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Lyric Opera Orchestra goes out on strike

The Lyric Opera Orchestra went out on strike Tuesday morning and …

Oct 09, 2018
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Lyric Opera season to open tonight on schedule

The Lyric Opera of Chicago will open its season Saturday night …

Oct 06, 2018
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Lyric Opera, musician unions going down to the wire with contract negotiations

With just three days before Lyric Opera opens its season with …

Oct 03, 2018
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