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Opera For Educators

(Available for Salary Point Credit) 

LA Opera's award-winning Opera for Educators series explores opera from an interdisciplinary point of view. Gain insight about opera and the historical context in which it was created. Discuss opera as history and art, as well as language and social commentary. Learn all about the stars and artists of the opera world, as well as the production and business of opera. Enjoy recitals and rehearsals, and receive special opera news updates.  


All sessions take place on Saturdays from 9:00am to 3:30pm at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. 

September 6, 2014La Traviata (Verdi)
October 11, 2014 Dido and Aeneas / Bluebeard’s Castle (Purcell/Bartok)
November 1, 2014 - Florencia en el Amazonas (Catán)
January 17, 2015 - The Ghosts of Versailles (Corigliano)
February 7, 2015 - The Barber of Seville (Rossini)
February 21, 2015 -  The Marriage of Figaro (Mozart)
April 11, 2015 - Hercules vs Vampires (Morganelli)

Enrollment in programs does not include admission to main stage opera productions. 

$20 per session.

Salary Points: 
Attend three classes and two operas or attend three classes and complete two opera lesson plans for one salary point. Two salary points available for this program. Opera for Educators can be combined with Opera 101 to achieve additional salary points.

Online registration will be open until classes are filled. 

Register for individual sessions by clicking below:

September 6, 2014 - La Traviata
October 11, 2014 - Dido and Aeneas / Bluebeard’s Castle
November 1, 2014 - Florencia en el Amazonas 
January 17, 2015 - The Ghosts of Versailles 
February 7, 2015 - The Barber of Seville
February 21, 2015 - The Marriage of Figaro
April 11, 2015 - Hercules vs Vampires