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We are completing our new website launch. Ticket sales are not yet available. Please contact the Box Office at 505-986-5900 from 9 am – 5 pm MT Monday through Friday for more information.

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Opera Makes Sense

Opera Makes Sense and its digital counterpart, Stories that Sing!, are programs created for children ages 3 to 5. Both programs explore the world of opera through a variety of activities and games.

Opera Makes Sense is held at various locations throughout Santa Fe. Participants move from one station to another based on their personal interest level. Opera is translated through the senses and through poetry, songs, music, dance, costumes and art activities related to scenery and props. This program is on hold due to restrictions of in-person gatherings at this time.

Until we can meet again in person, grab your kids and your coffee and tune in to Stories that Sing! on our YouTube channel at 10 am MT each Saturday throughout the month of May to enjoy some music, art and poetry.

Opera Makes Sense Schedule – To Be Announced

Episode 1

Tree illustration by Maya Rogers
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Episode 2

Rainbow above theater illustration by Rose Carilli
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Episode 3

Illustration of caterpillar
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Episode 4

Tree illustration by Leedy Corbin
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Episode 5

Pink Sky illustration by Jacqueline Bell
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Opera Makes Sense – Stories That Sing! is provided by the Santa Fe Opera in partnership with the Santa Fe Public Library.

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For more information, please contact:

Alvaro Quintanar
Audience Engagement Manager