Opera in the Classroom

Bring opera to life in the classroom with the Met’s Educator Guides. Guides include a variety of resources such as synopses, in-depth classroom activities, musical snapshots, suggestions for discussion, composer timelines, streaming audio excerpts, and more.

Select Educator Guides are also available in Spanish translation. Translated excerpts include all sections that may be distributed as student handouts, including synopses, timelines, Who's Who charts, sidebar articles, essential musical terms, and reproducible handouts.

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