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Musical Storytime with Arizona Opera

Hansel and Gretel by James Marshall
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 9:00am

Join members of the Arizona Opera Education Department every two weeks VIRTUALLY for Storytime with a musical twist! Travel with us as we visit Cinderella, explore the forest with Hansel and Gretel, take up residence at The Metropolitan Opera House, and more! 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.


Story Information:

Hansel and Gretel by James Marshall

Release Date: September 25, 2020

Performed By: Diana Olivares, Education Teaching Artist and Chia-Chun Ko, Pianist

Join Hansel and Gretel as they embark on a journey to find their way back home, but it is not without a few obstacles along the way. After being sent into the woods with only a loaf of bread they devise a plan of how to get back home. It is not long before they stumble on the most delicious house they have ever seen – but it’s not as good as it looks.

Our first Musical Storytime will release on Friday, September 25, 2020 – a traditional story, and opera, woven together to create a unique adventure for you and your family.