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For Educators

2020/21 Season Virtual and Digital Programming:


Opera in a Dropbox: Cinderella

For Students K-6

Opera At your School

Opera in a Dropbox: Cinderella is a virtual tool that will help students develop their reading and acting skills, while being accompanied by tracks that were pre-recorded by professional opera singers, and with a guest artist watching and leading the performance. This innovative program allows YOU to select the path that is most beneficial to you and your students. And, all materials are already created for you, including step-by-step instructions as to how to facilitate each option.



Virtual Masterclasses

Topics include vocal technique, opera history, career development, performance anxiety, lessons, and more!

Opera At your School

Arizona Opera’s Education Teaching Artists are ready to virtually join your class to provide a masterclass on the topic of your choice! Masterclass topics include: vocal technique, acting, opera history, career development/marketing/networking, performance anxiety, mental/physical health relating to performers, and individual or group coaching for classical singers, and musical theatre! Available for ALL cities in Arizona.



Musical Storytime with Arizona Opera

Musical Storytime with Arizona Opera

Join members of the Arizona Opera Education Department every two weeks for Storytime with a musical twist! Each selected story is woven together with musical experts to enhance the story being presented.

Starting Friday, September 25, 2020 through December, we will be releasing a new musical story every two weeks! Be sure to follow us on social media, and sign up for our email list to enjoy each unique musical story.



Digital Opera Study

Digital Opera Study

Designed with educational curriculum in mind, Arizona Opera provides learning materials for all Opera at your School and Student Night at the Opera performances. These valuable guides help teachers integrate music, stories, history, and other elements of opera into classroom learning.


More virtual and digital programs coming soon


Check back in our 2021/22 Season for These Programs:


Opera at your School 

Opera At your School

Arlyn M. Brewster OperaTunity Program

Experience an opera performance at your school, community center, or library through a fully staged, 40-minute adaptation of a classic, or an original story! Performances are presented in English and designed for K-8 audiences.



Student Night at the OperaStudent Night Seating

Special tickets are available for the final dress rehearsal performance of every mainstage opera. These nights are reserved specifically for students to get swept away by great music and stories–while enhancing classroom learning.


Teacher Night at the OperaTeacher Night Seating

This night is reserved specifically for teachers to join us for the final dress rehearsal of our opening production. Teachers receive 2 complementary tickets to attend the performance and learn what Arizona Opera has to offer for students throughout the season.



Tucson Seats - for - StudentsTucson Seats for Students

Special tickets are reserved for students to attend the Saturday mainstage performances at Tucson Music Hall. Registration is required and seats are very limited.