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Learn & Connect

A performance of Hansel and Gretel, our touring OperaTunity show for the 2017/18 season


The Facts

  • More than 50,000 students experience opera through OperaTunity Tours, Student Nights and special student programs.
  • More than 150 schools participate in education programs at Arizona Opera.
  • More than 125 lectures, talk backs and community events occur each year across the state.

Contact our Education Department at, for more information about our exciting programs and use the navigation tabs to the left to explore everything Arizona Opera has to offer!


Community Feedback

"The opera has inspired me to sing... to be strong and beautiful."
Lourdes, 7th Grade


"The opera was a fantastic experience for our students! Our teachers were able to utilize the performance in the classroom the following week."
Jennifer, Principal, K - 5

"When I come back, I will bring my parents and family. They need to hear this."
Jenna, 7th Grade


Thank you to our Supporters and Community Partners: 

Shannon and Paul Rosenblatt

Anonymous (2)

Robert Pompa

Jim and Betsy Donley

Todd Zondlo

Elizabeth Gray

Carl T. Tomizuka and Sheila Tobias

Victoria Yarbrough

Robert and Patricia Schreibman

Dr. Rex and Arlyn Brewster

Gretchen Hull

Patricia S. Mariella

Ila and John Rupley

Philip and Kathleen O'Brien

Invest in Kids Charitable Gift Fund

City of Tempe

City of Goodyear

Alan and Claudia Kennedy

Gail Young

Cox Charities

Aviah and Stuart Friedman

United Way of Tucson & Southern Arizona

The Shirley and David Allen Foundation

Jane and Dennis Fennessey

Kiwanis of Litchfield

William Pryor

Wells Fargo

Barry Fingerhut

Heather M. Strickland

Elizabeth Stanislav

Season for Sharing

Arizona Commission on the Arts

Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture

City of Flagstaff