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

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


January 21, 2019 - April 26, 2019

Information for Teachers

Sing a Story takes place in individual classrooms and lasts approximately 45-50 minutes. We can visit up to four classrooms a day from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 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!

The Hero's Journey

Sing a Story tales celebrate heroic journeys -- from the trials of Tamino to the bravery of Gretel, to the integrity of Cinderella, to the consequences of the Ring -- illustrating how heroes make bold choices that change their lives forever!

Learn more about the Opera Guild's Year of the Hero.

Learn More

Questions? Contact (415) 565-3280 or