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Lyric Preludes

Would you like to learn more about the operas begin presented at Lyric Opera of Kansas City? Invite our Resident Artists into your classroom for a live performance and a preview of one of our productions. Our 2019-20 season operas include Mozart’s The Abduction from the Seraglio, Puccini’s La bohème, Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor and Paul Moravec’s The Shining, based on the book by Stephen King. Pair this classroom visit with participation in our Student Dress Rehearsal program, or simply enjoy it as a window into the world of opera itself.

Grade Levels: Best for grades 8-12
Fees: $295 for one session with up to 100 students | $425 for two back-to-back sessions for 100 students or less OR one session for more than 100 students
Maximum Audience Size: 100 students
Availability: September 23 – November 27, 2019; January 13 – May 1, 2020
Program Length: 45 minutes
Location: At your school
Requirements: Piano or Keyboard, ability to show a PowerPoint and Teacher support/supervision required.

If interested in scheduling a classroom visit for your school, please contact our Education Department at (816) 471-4933 or email patronservices@kcopera.org.

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