Free performances of youth-focused operas throughout the Chicago area
- for grades 3-6
- new, contemporary operas written by living composers
- featuring stories that are relevant to young people
Lyric Unlimited's Opera in the Neighborhoods brings live performances of youth-focused operas in neighborhood venues throughout the Chicago area. Programmed for grades 3-6, the Opera in the Neighborhoods program is free to schools with a suggested donation of $65 per classroom. Bus scholarships are available for qualifying Chicago Public schools. For more information on Opera in the Neighborhoods, scroll down!
Due to the ongoing health crisis, Opera in the Neighborhoods is suspended for the 2020/21 Season. In the meantime, we invite you to scroll down and learn more about the program.
Click here for additional information on student and teacher offerings.
Take a peek at the teacher resources from this most recent Opera in the Neighborhoods tour, Earth to Kenzie!