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

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.

2018 Schools Performances

In 2018, we presented four dedicated schools performances of Hansel and Gretel at Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse in June. The production was attended by students F-7 studying English, The Arts, Drama and Music, and supported by free curriculum-aligned learning resources. Details of 2019 schools performances and dates will be available later this year.

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.