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For Families

Arizona Opera Film FestivalArizona Opera Film Fest

A collaboration with the Metropolitan Opera, in-person

This new twist on Arizona Opera’s popular summer opera film festival will bring the art form back to the Arizona Opera Roma and Raymond Wittcoff Black Box Theater. The first such collaboration of its kind between The Metropolitan Opera and a regional US opera company will present screenings from the popular series, The Met: Live in HD.

   

 


Student Night at the OperaStudent Night

In-Person

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.

 

Tucson Seats-for-Students Seats for Students

In-Person

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

 


Music Movement Breaks

Music Movement Breaks

For Students K-6, Digital

Arizona Opera and Ballet Arizona are proud to present Music Movement Breaks, a FREE digitally interactive tool that encourages your students to get up, dance, and have fun while learning important rhythm, listening, and movement skills. Whether used as a tool to teach important state standards, or just to take a break from virtual, hybrid, or in-person learning, these Music Movement Breaks are sure to get your students moving and dancing!

  

 


Musical Storytime with Arizona OperaMusical Storytime with Arizona Opera

Digital

Join members of the Arizona Opera Education Department 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 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.

    

 


Brown Bag Lunch RecitalsOpera At Home Virtual Learning Tools

In-Person

On the second Thursday of the month, Arizona Opera offers a free recital at the opera center. Bring your friends, bring your lunch, and sample what we have to offer!

 

 


Open Virtual MasterclassesMusical Storytime with Arizona Opera

Virtual

Arizona Opera’s Educational Teaching Artists are ready to bring these vital arts topics right to your home. Intended for students in grades 6 – 12, Arizona Opera is offering virtual sessions for students learning from home. Registration is free and students can sign up for as many classes as they would like.

Fall registration coming soon

 


Opera at Home Virtual Learning ToolsBrown Bag Lunch Image

We know how important an arts education is, and are here to help you continue to provide an arts education while you are learning at home. Click below to browse what Arizona Opera, and other organizations, are doing to help!

 


Family DayMan entertaining children with balloons

In-Person

Arizona Opera’s Opera at your School program comes to the Roma & Raymond Wittcoff Black Box Theatre for one day only. This event features a live performance of our current traveling adapted opera, arts & crafts, a photo booth, and more!
Winter 2022 Dates will be announced later this season