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Narrative Storytelling Workshop

Using baroque opera as tool of discovery, this interactive workshop and recital illuminates narrative storytelling by examining mythological stories and drawing a through line between recitative and its more familiar forms today. Students will be invited to contribute their written and expressive voice to the performance and will hear their words sung by thrilling Lyric Opera artists.

Performances include access to curricular resources and pre- and post-performance activities facilitated by Lyric Opera education staff.

Available Dates:

  • January 30-February 3, 2023
  • February 6-10, 2023

Length: 75 minutes total

Available for grades 6-8. Recommended for class sizes of no more than 25. For more information, reach out to Director of Education and Community Engagement Neal Long at nlong@kcopera.org or 816-802-6054.


$295 per experience.


  1. Access to performance space at least 30 minutes prior to performance for setup and 30 minutes after performance for teardown.
  2. Access to an electrical outlet for the keyboard.

Registration & Payment

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For priority scheduling, register no later than Monday, January 16, 2022.

Payment may be made by check or card.


Groups with individuals requiring accommodations are encouraged to reach out to Neal Long, Director of Education and Community Engagement, at nlong@kcopera.org or 816-802-6054.


Neal Long, Director of Education and Community Engagement
Phone: 816-802-6054
Email: nlong@kcopera.org

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