Opera Lafayette is committed to teaching 17th and 18th century musical traditions to the next generation of young artists, and to cultivating an appreciation of this music among new audiences of all ages. 

Opera Lafayette is proud to announce a new teaching residency at Rutgers University, beginning with the 2015-16 production of Catone in Utica

In-School Programs
Information about Opera Lafayette's Programs in DC public schools.

Young Artists Program
Education and training program for singers at the beginning of  their careers.

Lectures and Seminars
Ryan Brown and guest artists and scholars offer pre-performance talks to Opera Lafayette audiences.

Family & Community

Free and low-cost performances at venues throughout the DC area.