The Great Lakes Light Opera is dedicated to educating the community about opera and classical vocal music. Through the adult lecture series, podcast, and children’s operas, GLLO aims to engage new audiences in this art form.

Public Lecture Series

Please stay tuned for the announcement of our upcoming lecture series. If you are interested in hosting a lecture, please email us at education@greatlakeslightopera.com. Lecture topics are as follows:

Kill Da Wabbit: Opera in Pop Culture
How Opera Butchered the Bard: The Fraught Relationship Between Shakespeare and Opera
Living Masters of American Opera
A Schubert Primer: German Art Song At Its Finest

Youth Outreach

If you are interested in having the Great Lakes Light Opera present an outreach performance, conduct a workshop, or lead a masterclass, please contact us at education@greatlakeslightopera.com.

Current programs:

Alice in Operaland
It’s MY Story

Workshops

The Great Lakes Light Opera will be updating this page in the coming months with a catalogue of workshops available for schools, clubs, community centers, and other organizations. These workshops span a multitude of topics including Acting for OperaHow to Sing, Bringing Scenes to Life, and many more!

If you are interested in having the Great Lakes Light Opera present an outreach performance, conduct a workshop, or lead a masterclass, please contact us at education@greatlakeslightopera.com!