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Learn & Connect

A performance of Hansel and Gretel, our touring OperaTunity show for the 2017/18 season



  • More than 44,000 students experience opera through OperaTunity Tours, Student Nights and special student programs.
  • More than 150 schools participate in education programs at Arizona Opera.
  • More than 125 lectures, talk backs and community events occur each year across the state.

Contact our Education Department at, for more information about our exciting programs and use the navigation tabs to the left to explore everything Arizona Opera has to offer!


Community Feedback

"The opera has inspired me to sing... to be strong and beautiful."
Lourdes, 7th Grade


"The opera was a fantastic experience for our students! Our teachers were able to utilize the performance in the classroom the following week."
Jennifer, Principal, K - 5

"When I come back, I will bring my parents and family. They need to hear this."
Jenna, 7th Grade


Thank you to our supporters and community partners: 

Adam Zweiback and Kimberly Marshall
Andrew Broan
Arlyn and Rex Brewster
Barry Uhrman
Bob and Kathy Mitchell
Carol Aronoff
Chris and Lynn Karabinas
Eleanore Rosenthal
Eric Joseph Macfarland
Frieda Reish
Gregg A. Brewster
Harold and Charlotte Cohen
Harry and Dorry Sunenshine
Heather Strickland
Jane and Dennis Fennessey
Jane Coffey
John A. Roberts
John Zerio
Kathleen R. and Robert F. Downs
Killian Metcalf
Laura Rogers
Lauri and Eric Termansen
Louise and Frank Scott
Marie and Wayne Mitchell
Mary L. Murray
Meagan Beth Gee
Michael Wayne Mattingly
Molly Tomlin
Nancy and Lawrence Morgan
Nick Cohen
Patricia and Douglas Cline
Patricia and Robert Schreibman
Preston Dalton
Rose and Harry Papp *
Ryan Taylor
Selma and Harvey Ost
Stephanie Small
Steven Blier
Ted and Janet Merritt
The Honorable Jean S. Cooper
Wendy Treash
William* and Suzanne Samuels
Blue Cross Blue
Shield of Arizona
Wells Fargo
Arizona Community
Arizona Humanities Council
Scottsdale League for the Arts
Kinder Morgan Foundation
Kiwanis of Litchfield
Shirley and David
Allen Foundation
The Donald Pitt Family
Foundation Philanthropic Fund
Lineweaver PTA

2017-18 Presenting Sponsor

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