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  • Experience high-energy opera, presented at your school, library or community center in a fully-staged, 45-minute performance. Performances are sung in English or English/Spanish and are designed especially for today's audiences. We bring costumes, sets and beautiful music to life for less than $2 per student! Shows available Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Teachers receive a study guide in advance.

    To schedule an Opera to Go! performance, fill out the online ORDER FORM.
    Information: operatogo@houstongrandopera.org or 713-546-0231
    $495 for a single performance / $750 for two back-to-back performances of the same opera
    Maximum audience capacity is 300.
    Mileage charges for sites 35+ miles outside downtown Houston.

    Interested in ordering Opera to Go! for your entire school?
    Ask us about Opera Blasts - it's an interactive, age-appropriate alternative for younger students.

    For help with funding, contact Anina Moore at the Texas Commission on the Arts 512-936-6573, or for more information visit www.arts.texas.gov.

Opera to Go!
  • FREE PUBLIC PERFORMANCES
    Opera to Go! presents The Pastry Prince (An Italian Folktale)
    Miller Outdoor Theater
    May 6, 7, and 8 2015
    11:00am daily
  • THE PASTRY PRINCE STUDY GUIDE
    Prepare for the opera with activities.
  • HOUSTON GRAND OPERA LESSONS
    TEK-aligned lessons for all core curriculum
  • Experience live opera performances in your school

    Available Productions: 

    World Premiere!

    The Pastry Prince
    (An Italian Folktale)

       
     An Italian Folktale 4.21.14  
    Music by Mark Buller
    Libretto by Charles Anthony Silvestri
    Recommended Grades 2-8
    45 minute performance 
    This brand new children’s opera opens the door to imagination and inspiration. Watch the hilarious behind-the-scenes action as a troupe of performers prepares their opera “The Pastry Prince” for the noble Duke of Bologna. The opera within our opera follows brave Angelina on an adventure to rescue her one true love from a wicked queen. It’s only possible with the help of three magical nuts and one love sick wizard. But with a last minute understudy, will their opera impress the Duke?

    Dates: January 26 - May 22, 2015 - Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays only
    Price: $495 for one performance | $750 for two back-to-back performance
    CLICK HERE to schedule an Opera to Go! performance
         

    Opera Blasts  

       
      Opera Blasts 4.21.14   A new program for Pre-K - 1st grade students to enjoy Opera to Go! at their level.
    Opera Blasts adapts music from famous operas to teach the next generation of operagoers through engaging storytelling. Opera to Go! artists will visit up to five classrooms simultaneously, providing a personal, interactive environment for young students.

    Opera Blasts is available in conjunction with an Opera to Go! performance.

    Price: $750 for one Opera to Go! show plus Opera Blasts
    CLICK HERE to schedule an Opera to Go! performance plus Opera Blasts

     

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