Events, programs, and more...
Opera is a dynamic, multidisciplinary art form with so much to explore! Learn about our programs and activities designed for all ages and all levels of experience. From opera for babies to backstage tours to in-depth histories of the art form - opera is for everyone!
Children, Youth and Families
PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN
Our kids programming is family friendly and educational.
Scotiabank After School Opera Program
This fun and unique program develops children’s performance and music skills while nurturing their self-confidence
Scotiabank Summer Opera Camps
Registration opens January 2018.
Sign your child up to make new friends, discover new interests, build confidence, and have lots of fun. Campers will playfully explore opera as both creators and performers.
Tour the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts
PROGRAMS FOR SCHOOLS
Come to the opera or let the opera come to you.
Student Dress Rehearsals
Experience the final rehearsal process of opera for as little as $15 per ticket!
An afternoon of operatic exploration with opera singers, drama specialists, and COC technical staff for high school students!
Need some help to make your classroom more operatic? Join the COC for a special Teachers' Night at the opera!
Custom workshops allow teachers to explore opera through the lens of vocal music, drama or, design while working with pro artists.
Classrooms participating in the Opera Creation Program have the unique opportunity to collaborate with professional artists while creating their own opera.
Scotiabank After School Opera Program participants at West Neighbourhood House Music School, 2017. Scotiabank Summer Opera Camps last July, 2016. Photo Credit: COC; Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts (2016). Photo: Sam Javanrouh; Participants at Opera Talks, 2016, photo: COC; (l – r) Ambur Braid, Edgar Ernesto Ramirez, Cameron McPhail and Charlotte Burrage. First Canadian Place, April 10, 2014. Students at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 2014. Photo: Chris Hutcheson; Participants at Teachers’ Night at the Four Seasons Centre, 2015. Photo: COC; Students participate in a movement workshop at Howard Park Jr. P.S. Photo: COC, 2012; Students participate in the After School Opera Program at St. Lawrence Community Recreation Centre, 2016. Photo: COC