OPERA ON TOUR
2020

 

February 4 – March 20, 2020

Little Red’s Most Unusual Day

Introduce your students to opera with LITTLE RED’S MOST UNUSUAL DAY, by John Davies.  We'll come directly to your school with full sets, costumes, four professional opera singers, and a pianist—all members of Nashville Opera’s acclaimed Mary Ragland Emerging Artist Program.  Prepare for 40 minutes of opera magic.

With engaging plot twists and lively (and famous!) music of Offenbach and Rossini, LITTLE RED delivers a good time and a timely lesson about caring for your family AND planet.

BONUS:  Participating schools receive an extensive study guide to prepare for the performance and supplement learning in the classroom.  Schools may also request a post-performance question-and-answer session free of charge.

This program aligns with Tennessee Curriculum Standards for Music, Theatre, Dance, Visual Arts, Reading, Writing, History, Social Studies, Math, and Sciences.

Booking Information

For:  Elementary school and middle school
Program available:  February 4 – March 20, 2020
Cost:  $500 for one performance/$700 for two back-to-back performances
Limited financial assistance is available.
Our tour is perennially sold out.  Please book early.


Opera OUT LOUD

This 45-minute introductory program of opera scenes and arias captures all the facets of opera!  We come directly to your school with four professional opera singers and a pianist, all members of the Mary Ragland Young Artist Program.

BONUS:  Participating schools will receive an extensive study guide to not only prepare for the performance, but supplement learning in the classroom.  Schools may also request a post-performance workshop free of charge.

This program aligns with Tennessee Curriculum Standards for Music, Theatre, Reading, Writing, History, Social Studies.

Booking Information

For:  Middle school, high school, college, and adults
Program available:  February 4 – March 20, 2020
Cost:  $500 for one performance
Limited financial assistance is available.


Below, check out Opera ON TOUR's 2019 world premiere
of Anna Young's Bear Hug/Abrazo de Oso.

Anna Young's The Enchanted Forest: a Choose Your Own Adventure Opera
Photos by Anthony Popolo and David Young

 

Congratulations to our 2019 Art Contest Winner, Noely, who drew every bear (and koala) featured in 2019’s touring opera, BEAR HUG/ABRAZO DE OSO. Click art to expand.


The performance today was incredible! The students were engaged and LOVED it. Teachers and students have been talking about it all day… the performers were phenomenal and so kind to our kids.

– Teacher
Reeves Rogers Elementary School


The children enjoyed the program and beautiful set so much. These children almost never get to experience live music. The beautiful singing and amazing pianist gave these students an experience to remember.

– Teacher
Broadview Elementary School