in your school
HCA/TriStar Nashville Opera ON TOUR
Our vibrant Opera ON TOUR program is perennially sold out. Our student-friendly 40-minute productions are sung in English. The tour goes directly into schools with full sets, costumes, audience interaction, four professional opera singers, and a pianist, all members of Nashville Opera’s Mary Ragland Emerging Artist Program.
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.
The Three Little Pigs: Opera ON TOUR's 2017 offering
Opera OUT LOUD
Opera OUT LOUD is ON TOUR's perfect offering for middle school, high school and college audiences. 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.
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 Opera ON TOUR
Cost: $500 for one performance/$700 for two back-to-back performances
Limited financial assistance is available. When dates become available, a link is posted here.
Need the perfect intro to opera?
We suggest Opera 101!
This program is perfect for grades 3 - college. Nashville Opera’s education director uses video and audio clips to provide your students with a fast paced overview of opera history. This program can be tailored to any topic that connects opera to literature, art, history, or language.
Program available: September 2015- May 2016
Cost: $150 for schools/organizations within Davidson County
$200 for schools/organizations outside Davidson County
To sign up for this program, email Anna Young.