Education Programs

Enriching Programs that ignite a Spark … in Participants of all Ages


Opera is much more than the sound of music. It’s a powerful educational tool that draws on all aspects of human experience and infuses them with passion. Whether you’re six or 96, San Francisco Opera Guild education programs will inspire and enthrall you.

K-12 Opera Arts In-school Programs

An extensive repertoire of award-winning programs that nurture 50,000+ children and support educators in nearly 200 schools -- during a time of scarce arts funding.

Adults & Community

Don’t miss thought-provoking panel discussions with renowned artists, special lectures, exclusive tours of War Memorial Opera House and more.

Rave Reviews

Accolades from educators; kudos from kids; praise from the community. See what people are saying about Opera Guild programs.

Guild Teaching Artists

Our team of experienced faculty and teachers bring opera to life in the classroom.

Guides & Lesson Plans

Opera Guild’s teacher resources can help engage students in exciting, innovative ways and nurture expression, passion and cultural awareness.