School Programs

 

We offer a variety of virtual and in-school programming for all grade levels. As an educator, you can engage your students through:

Short-Term Programs | Long-Term Programs | Field Trips | DIY Resources

 

close-up of a xylophone

Short-term programs

Bring the sights and sounds of opera to your home or school for an assembly or class visit, and check out our virtual offerings below.

Assembly Setting 

OPERA À LA CARTE

Winter 2021 | Grades 4–12

 

FLUTE FOR ALL/THE HANSEL & GRETEL ADVENTURE

Spring 2021 | Grades K–5

 

1–3 Class Visits

Sing A Story

Spring 2021 | Grades K–3

 

Final Dress Rehearsals

Learn More

Summer 2021 | Grades 3+

 

LONG-TERM PROGRAMS

students performing

ARIA RESIDENCY

4–14 class visits | Grades K–8

JERRY ROSENSTEIN ARTS PROJECT

6-8 class visits | Grades 6–8

 

 

 

Opera ARIA (Arts Resources in Action) programs connect professional, artistic and creative elements with classroom curricula.

students performing an opera in costume

BOOK TO BRAVO! 

12 class visits | Grades 4–12

VOICES FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE 

12 class visits | Grades 4–12

MUSICAL BRAIN BREAK 

15 class visits | Grades TK-3

MEET AN OPERA

12 class visits | Grades 4-12

 Offered virtually to your home or school group fall 2020.

 

Composition residencies bring out the artist in every student as they write original works based on either classroom literature or social issues.

Field Trips

Experience the wonder of a live performance and the magic behind the scenes.

poinsettia flowers

Grades K–5

Lucinda y las Flores de la Nochebuena

A new bilingual family opera to ring in the holiday season!

students in the War Memorial Opera House

Summer 2021 | Grades 3+

Final Dress Rehearsal Program

Make the War Memorial Opera House your classroom.

students standing in front of the War Memorial Opera House

On hold due to COVID-19 | Grades 4–12

Opera House Tours

Get a glimpse at what happens behind the scenes at the Opera! 

a scene from The Magic Flute in which Tamino enchants forest animals with his flute

Resources

Browse our tools for introducing opera to your students on your own.

Opera in an Hour MOVIES

Six film versions of family-friendly operas

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Educator materials

Explore ways of connecting a specific opera to your curriculum.