Opera for You

 For children and families 

Children can take part during these events, coming into contact with the world of opera in a fun and easy way. Singers from Oper Frankfurt encourage our youngest audience to join in.

INSATIABLE SOUNDS

February 12 & 13 (9.30 & 11am) / 15 (10 & 11.30am) / 23 (10 & 11.30am) / 26 & 27 (9.30 & 11am) 2020


FOUR OPERA SEASONS

May 27 & 28 (9.30 & 11am) / 30 (10 & 11.30am) / June 3 & 4 (9.30 & 11 am), 7 (10 & 11.30am) 2020

To enquire about bringing Kindergarden groups email:  jetzt@buehnen-frankfurt.de

Capacity is limited so tickets for children are only available from the advance box office on Willy Brandt Platz or telephone sales.

A handful of singers, puppeteer and pianist provide delightful operatic entertainment - fun, exciting, with lovely music.

Performances of Operas for Children are an hour/hour +15 mins long, without a break.

2018/19
LITTLE OPERA WORLD II - EVIL STRIKES BACK
May 4, 9, 14, 15 & 18 2019
Der liebestrank / L'elisir d'amore

September 21, 24, 25 & 28 2019

Booking opens July 1 2019. Those wishing to bring classes of school children should apply via
jetzt@buehnen-frankfurt.de

Carmen

November 23, December 3, 4, 10, 11 & 14 2019

Booking opens September 15 2019. Those wishing to bring classes of school children should apply via: jetzt@buehnen-frankfurt.de

Don Giovanni

March 7, 10, 11, 14 & 18 2020

Booking opens January 15 2020. Those wishing to bring classes of school children should apply via: jetzt@buehnen-frankfurt.de

THE BARBER OF SEVILLE

May 9, 16, 19 & 20 2020

Booking opens March 15 2020. Those wishing to bring classes of school children should apply via: jetzt@buehnen-frankfurt.de

It might be possible to find a date for larger groups. Get in touch after August 15 2019 by email: jetzt@buehnen-frankfurt.de

With generous support from

Europäische Zentralbank   Fraport
AUGUSTE THE CHRISTMAS GOOSE
CHRISTMAS CONCERT (in german) for families

Sunday December 22 2019, 11am, main auditorium

Papa Löwenhaupt comes home in late November with a live goose, to be roasted for a christmas treat. But the Löwenhaupt children make friends with the poor bird.

Conductor Takeshi Moriuchi
Narrator Christoph Pütthoff
Paul-Hindemith-Orchesterakademie

These little concerts in the foyer provide the ideal opportunity for young people to get to know musicians and their instruments from very close range.

2018/19
A SOLDIER'S TALE
June 15 2019, 3pm

OBOES
October 26 2019, 3pm

ROCK AROUND ROSSINI
March 28 2020, 3pm

Children and their families have fun improvising scenes from well known operas.

Sundays from 2 - 5pm
Tickets available from the advance box office on Willy Brandt Plazt or telephone sales only.
Adults €15 / children €8

Organised and helped by Iris Winkler

IDOMENEO
September 8 2019

RIGOLETTO
January 19 2020

CARMEN
February 16 2020

DON GIOVANNI
May 10 2020

With generous support from

 

 

A FANTASTIC way for families to enjoy going to a performance for next to nothing: every adult who purchases a full price ticket is entitled to apply for THREE FREE tickets for children and young people under the age of 19. The handicapped, subsciption and account holders may allowed to apply.

Tickets are available from the advance box office on Willy Brandt Platz ONLY.

2018/19
LA DAMNATION DE FAUST

June 21 2019, 7.30pm

IDOMENEO
September 15 2019

RIGOLETTO
January 24 2020

CARMEN
March 7 2020


Made possible by generous support from

 

Oper Frankfurt offers a child minding service during Sunday performances throughout the season so that parents can enjoy a performance while their children are having fun being looked after by two professional teachers in the building.

There is no charge for this but you must get in touch first via: gaesteservice@buehnen-frankfurt.de - or telephone: +49(0)69 212 37 348  (please leave your telephone number if you get the answermachine)

2018/19
LA DAMNATION DE FAUST

June 30 2019, 3.30pm

OTELLO
Sunday October 20 2019 

LADY MACBETH VON MZENSK
Sunday November 10 2019  

PÉNÉLOPE
Sunday December 15 2019

DON CARLO
Sunday January 5 2020    

TRISTAN UND ISOLDE
Sunday February 9 2020    

TRISTAN UND ISOLDE
Sunday June 28 2020  

ROMEO UND JULIA AUF DEM DORFE
Sunday March 22 2020    

LA FORZA DEL DESTINO
Sunday July 5 2020   

Children aged 8 and over meet once a week in our pre-chorus to discover and develop their voices. If they are good enough they then go on to have regular lessons and the chance of joining the Children's Chorus and appearing on stage.

Contact: kinderchor@buehnen-frankfurt.de