Education Programme
- Begun in 2003
- 7 events in 2009 with 10 Schools
- 260 children participated in 2009
- Funded by individual donations and trust funds
- Children's Participation Projects and Community Matinees in association with our Summer and Winter tours
Education Benefits and Objectives
- To develop new audiences for opera
- To develop the children's confidence and give them a feeling of achievement
- Devloping the children's awareness of the possibilities of singing and acting
- Educational workshops leading to the children participating in our public performances
- A developing programme of subsidised "Community Matinee" performances to reach new audiences