Bloody revenge erupts in the House of Atreus

Richard Strauss' Elektra


Photo: Robert Kusel/Lyric Opera of Chicago

Tormented by the death of her father at the hands of her mother, Elektra has only one thing in mind—revenge.

When her brother Orest returns seething with vengeance, the siblings stage their bloody coup.

This 90-minute edge-of-your-seat retelling of the classic Greek myth is Richard Strauss at his most riveting and famed duo Sir David McVicar and John Macfarlane at their most thrilling.

Be the first to see “fast-rising American soprano” (Opera News) Marjorie Owens take the stage in one of opera’s most iconic roles and Angela Meade continues to be “the most talked about soprano of her generation.” (Opera News

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