Classroom Materials

These TEKS-aligned classroom materials are designed to supplement our education programming, and to help you turn opera into a learning opportunity for your students.

The curriculum files are provided in Adobe PDF format. To print, simply open and print. To download, right-click the link and choose Save or Download (or similar). If you have any problems or questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us via email at education@dallasopera.org or by calling 214.443.1082.


The Three Little Pigs

adapted by John Davies


Bastien and Bastienne

W.A. Mozart

Music Samples

Note: The below excerpts are in German. The Dallas Opera’s production will be performed in English. For English translations, please refer to Music II lesson.

      • Bastienne: A young shepherdess; she loves Bastien but is worried he loves another. She turns to Colas for help to win Bastien back.
      • Bastien: Bastienne’s lover; he is distracted by another lady in town but he really loves Bastienne.
      • Colas: The village wise man and magician; he helps Bastienne and Bastien get back together.
      • Bastien and Bastienne: Scene 6, No. 13 (English Excerpt)

Eugene Onegin

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Rated PG-13

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      • Everything This is a ZIP file that contains all the above.


Moby-Dick

Jake Heggie and Gene Sheer


 madame

Madame Butterfly

Giacomo Puccini 

Rated PG-13

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      • Everything This is a ZIP file that contains all the above.

 

 


The Turn of the Screw

Benjamin Britten

Rated PG-13

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      • Everything This is a ZIP file that contains all the above.


Norma

Vincenzo Bellini 

Rated PG-13

— OR —

      • Everything This is a ZIP file that contains all the above.


 

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