Opera + Kids + Fun! Programming for young audiences, plus resources for parents and teachers created by TDO Educators. For classroom materials check out our Education Portal https://dallasopera.org/tdo_education_portal/

  • MaestraMagic!

    2 seasons

    MaestraMagic! is a children's edutainment show featuring conductor Maestra Elizabeth Askren, her daughter, Lily, and a collection of friends old, young, and furry.

    Under the guidance of Maestra Askren, you'll explore the magical world of music together. With learning through play, kindness, a...

  • Jack and the Beanstalk

    Introduce the children in your life to this classic fairy tale, adapted as a wonderful children’s opera!
    Jack’s mom sends him off to sell their beloved cow so the family can use the money to buy food. But instead, Jack is talked into buying some supposedly magic beans. But the beans ARE magic—spr...

  • Doctor Miracle

    Lovely Laurette wants to marry Silvio the soldier—but her dad, the Mayor, says there’s no way he’ll permit the wedding. But when His Honor sends the young man packing, Silvio springs into action!

    First, he disguises himself as a valet and gets hired as the family’s cook. Then, he prepares the “p...

  • Kids Opera Boot Camp

    1 season

    Not just for summer anymore! In this “interactive blast into opera”, kids join The Dallas Opera education team for new and exciting online episodes of TDO’s much-loved Kids Opera Boot CampTM summer program. Each of the five episodes is designed to show students what it takes to create opera throu...