SFOpera - School Programs

School Programs

We offer a variety of 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

 

Short-term programs

Bring the sights and sounds of opera to your school for an assembly or class visit.

Assembly Setting 

OPERA À LA CARTE

Fall | Grades 3–8

FLUTE FOR Two

Spring | Grades K–5

 

1–3 Class Visits

Sing A Story

Spring | Grades K–3

ARIA VAPA Mini-Residency

Grades K–8

 

LONG-TERM PROGRAMS

ARIA RESIDENCY

4–12 class visits | Grades K–8

ARIA PEAK

4–12 class visits | Grades K–8

ARIA NETWORK

28 class visits | Grades K–8

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

BOOK TO BRAVO!

12 class visits | Grades 4–8

VOICES FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE

12 class visits | Grades 4–8

 

 

 

 

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

University Programs

Partner with us! We can work with you to tailor a program that meets your needs. Email education@sfopera.com or call (415) 551-6294 for more details.

Tuesday, November 7:
Presentation at Holy Names University: "Girls of the Golden West: Inspiring a New Multicultural Opera"

Bring a group to our final dress rehearsals

 

Field Trips

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

December 6–9, 2017 | Grades K–5

Lucinda y las Flores de la Nochebuena

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

Fall and Summer | Grades 3+

Final Dress Rehearsal Program

Make the War Memorial Opera House your classroom.

Year-round | Grades 4–12

Opera House Tours

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

 

Resources

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

Opera in an Hour Films

Six film versions of full operas intended for school use.

Educator materials

Explore ways of connecting a specific opera to your curriculum.