Opera Cheat Sheet

Opera Cheat Sheet: La Bohème

Listen to our quick overview of Giacomo Puccini’s beloved La Bohème, which is this week’s Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcast airing on Classical 91.7 Saturday at noon.


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In this week’s Opera Cheat Sheet, Classical 91.7’s program director St.John Flynn and opera expert Eric Skelly discuss one of the most popular operas ever written, Puccini’s La Bohème, the story of the tragic love between Mimi and Rodolfo set among the bohemian surroundings of the Latin Quarter in 19th-century Paris.  You can hear the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s production of La Bohème Saturday at noon on Classical 91.7 and online at classical917.org.