Established in 1990 and unique in the U.S., the Monsanto Artists-in-Training program sets out to identify, coach and encourage talented students from high schools across St. Louis with weekly voice lessons by opera professionals at one of three area universities. Click here for more information.
Special thanks to lead sponsor Monsanto Fund.
Opera on the GO!
Students learn opera through various workshops and a performance with Gerdine Young Artists.
Made possible with a leadership gift from Dana Brown Charitable Trust, U.S. Bank Trustee, and with generous support from Monsanto Fund.
Opera Camp for Kids
Opera Camp for Kids takes place every summer and involves young people entering grades 4-8 from around the St. Louis area. Campers attend classes and interact with opera professionals involved in the main stage season.
Made possible by lead corporate sponsor Edward Jones and with generous support from the Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation.
Two intensive one-week workshops, for high school students who are interested in singing, giving them access to expert resources available during Opera Theatre’s spring season, including attending an OTSL main stage production.
Music! Words! Opera!
Opera Theatre helped pioneer Music! Words! Opera!, which was developed under the aegis of OPERA America and is now in place in hundreds of schools across the U.S. Its sequenced resource materials present opera as something everyone can understand and enjoy.
Made possible with generous support from the Fox Family Foundation.