SFOpera - Opera in an Hour Family Movie Festival

Opera in an Hour Family Movie Festival

See two Opera in an Hour favorites that are perfect for all ages!


Saturday, April 8, 2017
See below for the schedule of events. Registration below!
(Please note: we cancelled the Exploration Workshop at 10am due to low enrollment. Please register for the Exploration Workshop at 1:30pm!)


Taube Atrium Theater and Bryan Education Studio
Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera
Veterans Building, Fourth Floor
401 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102


Admission to the movie screenings is free, workshops are $10.

A limited number of discounted tickets are available for families in need. Email education@sfopera.com for more information.

Workshop tickets can be purchased by calling our friendly Box Office at (415) 864-3330 or visit us in-person at 301 Van Ness Avenue. Box Office is open Monday 10am–5pm, Tuesday–Saturday 10am–6pm (Saturdays are phone only).

Taube Atrium Theater

The Barber of Seville for Families Movie Screening

Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 11:30AM

In this classic opera, Figaro, Seville's favorite barber, helps two young lovers find their happily everafter. Join them in a series of disguises, tricks and comic twists and turns. Recommended for ages 5 and up.


Bryan Education Studio

Exploration Workshop: Opera for Families

Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 1:30PM

Workshop for families and the community centered on Cinderella! Explore the wonderful world of opera, singing, movement and stories with San Francisco Opera Teaching Artists.

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Taube Atrium Theater

Cinderella for Families Movie Screening

Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 3PM

With an open heart and determination, Cinderella triumphs over her mean-spirited relatives. The opera is sung in Italian with English subtitles and is recommended for ages 7 and up.


A 15-minute live introduction precedes each movie screening. Seating is first-come, first-served. The one-hour movie versions are produced by the Education Department for Bay Area schools and groups.

Craft-making activities will occur throughout the day.

Snacks will be available at concessions for $2 (cash only).