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Creative Learning

Explore our program of live performances, digital classroom experiences and teacher professional learning

What’s on for Schools

Plant the seed of imagination

At Sydney Opera House, we believe creativity is a vital skill for facing the challenges of the future. Our year-round program of live performances, digital classroom experiences and professional learning cultivates creative minds and encourages cultural participation for life.

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Live Performances

From dance to dinosaurs, our program of live performances brings together the best children's theatre from Australia and around the world. We invite your students to celebrate the reign of a new king, discover extraordinary interpretations of great classics and dissect the anatomy of a mythical creature called ‘piano’.

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Teacher Professional Learning

Sydney Opera House is a NSW Institute of Teachers endorsed provider of professional development. Our professional learning programs are designed to be practical, hands-on and equip you with skills and solutions to apply immediately in your classroom. We can tailor a development program to suit your schools needs, with world-class innovators, educators and artists.

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Digital Classroom Experiences

Can't make it to Sydney Opera House? Our free digital workshops and tours delivered via video conference are the perfect way to connect your classroom to world-class artists and ideas! Take your students on an exclusive look behind-the-scenes, be inspired by our creative storytelling and drama workshops, or discover the Indigenous history of Bennelong Point.

Connect your classroom

This Kid Life: a Podcast for Kids
What do kids think about the environment, school or social media? This Kid Life is a podcast where kids get to talk about topics they aren’t often asked about.

Coming soon

Anatomy of the Piano
22 Nov 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
Join Will as he is drawn into a fantastic pianistic adventure that sees him find Bach in a cave, meet a bad-tempered Beethoven and even jam with ‘Fats’ Waller.
Engaging Students with Disability
18 Aug 2017 - 19 Aug 2017
Exchange information, ideas and inspiration with industry experts and practitioners from the arts and disability network in this interactive two-day forum for teachers, families and artists.
Sydney Opera House Places and Spaces
27 Mar 2017 - 17 Oct 2017
Introduce students to the fascinating uses, features and history of this Australian icon and remarkable performing arts venue.

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