Subscriptions for the 2021–2022 Season are on sale now.

Join us for a season of hope, renewal, and joy. The Joffrey’s long-awaited return to the stage features several new-to-the-stage works, highly-anticipated remounts, company debuts, and the world-premiere adaptation of a classic American story. Subscribe today and be part of it all.

Two-program subscriptions are still available. For package details and pricing click here.  

Full vaccination status required, including eligible booster dose: The Joffrey requires that all audience members provide proof of full vaccination and booster (when eligible) against COVID-19, as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) or World Health Organization (WHO), for Joffrey performances and events at Lyric Opera House. Those who arrive without proof of full vaccination status or without valid photo I.D. will not be admitted to any Joffrey event or performance. 

Be part of the story.

  • ‘Of Mice and Men’ and ‘Serenade’

    The Joffrey’s spring double-bill features Cathy Marston’s world premiere adaptation of Steinbeck’s tender tale of friendship, perseverance, and sacrifice, with an original score by Academy Award®-nominated composer Thomas Newman, along with the Joffrey premiere of George Balanchine’s Serenade, the choreographer’s first ballet created in America in 1934.

  • ‘Don Quixote’

    A family-friendly ballet full of bravery, fantasy, and love. Yuri Possokhov’s fresh interpretation of this revered ballet classic centers on Don Quixote, an aging and eccentric nobleman, who imagines himself to be a valiant knight.

Subscriber Perks and Benefits

Best Prices

Subscribers receive up to 25% off tickets to all performances in the Joffrey season, including The Nutcracker.


Enjoy unlimited, free ticket exchanges.

Insider Access

Receive exclusive invitations to behind-the-scenes, subscriber-only live and digital events.

Discounted Parking

The Joffrey partners with nearby parking garages for convenient access to Lyric Opera House. 

First in Line

Reserve priority seating access before tickets go on sale to the general public.

An Elevated Joffrey Experience at Lyric Opera House

Comfortable New Seating

Enjoy state-of-the-art ergonomic seats throughout the theater and a staggered design for better views of the stage.

The Best Acoustics in Chicago

An architectural marvel, Lyric Opera House is home to the largest stage in the city.

Valet Parking

Lyric Opera House provides parking services for convenience and ease of entry to the theater.

Live performance is back.