SFOpera - Free Family Movie Screenings

Free Family Movie Screenings

Event Details

Come to free screenings of our Opera in an Hour Movies in venues throughout the Bay Area. 

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

Brentwood Public Library

Free Screening: The Magic Flute for Families

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 6:30PM

The story of a prince and a bird catcher's journey to rescue a beautiful princess. Along the way they find their true loves and discover wisdom and forgiveness. Perfect for families.

Directions and Parking

San Leandro Public Library

Free Screening: Cinderella for Families

Friday, April 21, 2017 at 1PM

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.

Directions and Parking

Berkeley Public Library, North Branch

Free Screening: Cinderella for Families

Saturday, April 29, 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.

Directions and Parking

San Francisco Public Library, North Beach Branch

Free Screening: Carmen for Families

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 6PM

This beloved opera tells the passionate tale of the alluring Gypsy girl Carmen, the Spanish soldier who loves her and the spirited bullfighter who comes between them. Recommended for ages 10 and up.

Directions and Parking

Martinez Public Library

Free Screening: The Magic Flute for Families

Monday, August 28, 2017 at 6:30PM

The story of a prince and a bird catcher's journey to rescue a beautiful princess. Along the way they find their true loves and discover wisdom and forgiveness. Perfect for families.

Directions and Parking

Opera in an Hour Movie Festival

On April 8 come to the Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera for an exciting day including an interactive family workshop and free screenings of our Opera in an Hour Movies! Register now!

Additional dates, including screenings at San Francisco’s Wilsey Center for Opera, will be added as soon as details are available. Check back or sign up for our e-opera newsletter to receive updates.

If you are interested in bringing a free family movie screening to your community, email education@sfopera.com