We have experts in music, history, languages and—of course—opera, ready to work with you to integrate opera into your classrooms. Gorgeous music and experts discussing the latest in arts scholarship…sounds like a perfect Saturday to us.
Things to know:
- LAUSD salary points and UCLA extension credit are available. (Learn more about Salary Points and view our Homework Menu.)
- Seven Saturday sessions from 9am to 3pm.
- Classes do not include admission to mainstage opera productions.
Classes will be held on Zoom until LA County guidelines allow for in-person events. Classes will continue to be available on Zoom when we return to the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
$20 per session
$120 for the 7-class 2021-22 series (when purchased before September 11, 2021)
September 11 - The Operas of Verdi
October 9 - The Operas of Wagner
November 6 - Cinderella (La Cenerentola) by Rossini
January 29 - Expanding the Canon: Spanish Language Opera
February 26 - St. Matthew Passion by Bach and Oratorio
April 2 - Opera in the Classroom
May 7 - Aida by Verdi
Individual 2021-22 sessions can be purchased below.
If you registered and need assistance on the day of, please email Andréa Fuentes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To view recent virtual Opera for Educators presentation, visit our new LA Opera Connects YouTube channel.
Can't make a class? Browse through our lesson plans here.
Opera for educators - Educator guides
|La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini (Sept. 2019)|
|Eurydice by Matthew Aucoin (Jan. 2020)|
|The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Oct. 2019)|
|Roberto Devereux by Gaetano Donizetti (Feb. 2020)|
|Pelléas & Melisánde by Claude Debussy (April 2020)|
|The Marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (May 2020)|
|Il Trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi (September 2020)|
|Tannhäuser by Richard Wagner (October 2020)|
|The Anonymous Lover by Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges (November 2020)|
|Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Jan. 2021)|
Generous support for this program from Susan Zolla, in memory of Edward M. Zolla
Special support for teacher parking from Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and Supervisor Kathryn Barger