Sing a Story

Unleash the imaginations of your youngest students as they perform an opera in their own classroom.

After a singing lesson and the musical telling of a classic opera story, a teaching artist unveils a magic bag full of props and costumes. The rest is history!

Who It's For

Kindergarten: Hansel and Gretel
1st grade: The Magic Flute
2nd grade: La Cenerentola
3rd grade: Das Rheingold


January 22–April 27, 2018

Information for Teachers

Sing a Story takes place in individual classrooms and lasts approximately 45 minutes. We can visit up to four classrooms a day from 9:00am–2:00pm. Class size is limited to 28 students.


$150 per classroom. Scholarships are available for qualifying schools.

Learn more about Flute for Two, an assembly version of Sing a Story for grades K–5.

Sing a Story is also available for presentation at libraries!

Passport to Cultural understanding

Sing a Story tales come from diverse times and places. While immersed in music, students step into a different world as they embody new characters and interact with classmates in a new way.

Learn more about the Opera Guild's Year of Cultural Understanding.

Learn More

Questions? Contact (415) 565-3280 or