Renée Fleming To Star In Chicago's Production Of 'The Light in the Piazza'

Renée Fleming is heading to Chicago to star in The Light In The Piazza this December!

The opera-star will star as "Margaret Johnson," in Daniel Evans' staging that will play a limited engagement at London's Royal Festival Hall beginning June 14 followed by LA Opera October 12–20. Performances will run at Chicago's Lyric Opera House December 14–29.

Dove Cameron is set to star alongside Fleming as "Clara Johnson," Margaret's daughter for the Lonon and LA run. Casting for Chicago's production will be announced at a later date.

"What do you get when you cross a world-renowned, Tony-nominated artist with a six-time Tony Award-winning musical? Surefire theatrical magic - and that's what audiences can expect this December when Renée Fleming stars in the ravishing musicalThe Light in the Piazza at Lyric Opera House!" - Lyric Opera Website

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