Schools

Sharing the joy of opera and music theatre with young people.

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Kananook Primary School students at a Victorian Opera workshop. Photo: Darren James

2018 Schools performances

In 2018, we are presenting dedicated schools performances of Hansel and Gretel at Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse. The production is ideal for students F-7 studying English, The Arts, Drama and Music, and is supported by free curriculum-aligned learning resources.

Thursday 7 June 10:30am, 1pm
Friday 8 June 10:30am
Tuesday 12 June, 1pm (Relaxed Peformance)

Student tickets are $15 each. One complimentary teacher ticket for every 10 students.

Book online through Arts Centre Melbourne, Arts Learning Department
Email: schools@artscentremelbourne.com.au
Phone: (03) 9281 8582

Apply for First Call Fund subsidy via Arts Centre Melbourne.

School Groups Pricing

Inspire your students with the transformative power of story through song and theatre. We offer discounted group pricing for schools to all 2018 productions. One complimentary teacher ticket for every 10 students.

How to Book

Arts Centre Melbourne: 1300 002 787 (Group Bookings)

Ticketmaster: 1300 889 279 (Group Bookings)

The Coopers Malthouse: (03) 9685 5111

Access All Areas

Take your students on a journey into the world of opera without leaving the classroom. Schools across all corners of the state can experience workshops, backstage footage and performances livestreamed direct to the classroom. Find out more about Access All Areas.

Education resources 

Teachers can access online education resources aligned with curriculum, including practical activities to further engage and develop their student's creative thinking. Search our resources.   

Work experience 

We welcome students who have a genuine curiosity about all aspects of the performing arts industry and specifically the area in which Victorian Opera specialises. Students would be exposed to all the different departments of Victorian Opera not just the performance elements. 

Professional Development 

Opportunities are provided throughout the year, exist for teachers and industry professionals to develop and enhance their skills, build networks and gain valuable insight into the world of opera and theatre productions. 

For any further information on our Education, Access and Community programs please email info@victorianopera.com.au or call (03) 9001 6400.