Arts Integration Specialists

What We Do

Opera Ignite teaches through music, drama and movement. Whether it’s in a classroom or a community setting, our highly-trained teaching artists foster creative experiences that build meaningful connections to all areas of learning. 

Because of our unique specialization in arts-integrated program development, Opera Ignite has become a valued partner for an impressive list of arts and education organizations nationwide.


Classroom Residencies

Facilitate arts-based workshops for classrooms, led by Opera Ignite’s specialized teaching artists. More…

Professional Development

Support teachers in their understanding of arts-integrated learning and their ability to lead music, drama and movement experiences in the classroom. More…

Educational Consulting

Collaborate with arts and community organizations to define and develop strategic educational plans. More…

Teaching Artist Training

Advance best practices for performing artists who wish to extend their creative practice into schools and community settings. More…

Curriculum Design

Develop arts-rich classroom experiences that support creative growth across the curriculum and address specific academic standards. More…

Creative Content Development

Compose original music or dramatic works for children and produce shows that inspire imaginative interactions. More…

Some of our Partners

  • Cedar Rapids Opera Theater
  • PNC Grow Up Great
  • Toldeo Opera
  • Opera Theatre of Pittsburgh
  • Pittsburgh Symphony
  • Gateway to the Arts
  • Buzzword Pittsburgh
  • Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
  • Attack Theatre
  • The Frick
  • Three Rivers Arts Festival
  • The Westmoreland Museum of American Art
  • Pittsburgh Cultural Trust