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Lyric Opera says labor deal reached with striking musicians

6 days ago   |   By Miami Herald

The Lyric Opera of Chicago says it has reached a multi-year labor deal with striking musicians. The Chicago Tribune reports Sunday that the agreement would extend through the 2020-21 season,...
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Lyric Opera of Chicago, musicians' union reach tentative contract agreement; musicians must vote on deal

6 days ago   |   By ABC

Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra musicians have gone on strike, effective immediately, to protest cuts, according to statement released Tuesday.
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Striking Lyric Opera musicians to approve contract

6 days ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO Ill. - Striking musicians at Lyric Opera Chicago have set a Sunday meeting to vote on a new contract proposal.
The musicians walked off the job on Tuesday after coming to an impasse in negotiations. Details of the deal were not released, but officials with the Lyric say it will run through the 2020-21 season.
Sunday's scheduled performance of La Boheme was canceled so the musicians can take the contract vote.
Operations are expected to return to normal on Monday.
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