From Rabbit Tales

Opera Education for Kids

Director of Education at the Atlanta Opera Emmalee Iden has created a study guide for Atlanta music educators to go along with the AO premiere of a new children’s opera called Rabbit Tales.  My 2008 review of AO’s Hansel & Gretel for Opera News is excerpted in association with a number of potential lessons that educators could implement within the classroom.  (link below)  Lessons included in the Opera Guide for Rabbit Tales are designed to correlate with Georgia Standards for elementary grades in English Language Arts & Reading, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Fine Arts, and Health. Those from my generation will remember Br’er Rabbit from the Disney…

Rabbit Tales

The premiere of the AO commission Rabbit Tales will kick off National Opera Week at the Wren’s Nest on October 29th.