Opera and Creative Aging Webinar
Recorded on Thursday, October 10 at 3:00 p.m. EDT
As demographics shift, older adults make up an increasing segment of the population. Learn how to best engage older adults as an active part of your audience during this new webinar from OPERA America. Jeanne Kelly
, executive director at Encore Creativity for Older Adults, will provide an introduction to creative aging. OPERA America’s Jackie Schiffer
will discuss why opera is suited for creative aging and how opera companies can create meaningful opportunities with older adults. Andrea Fellows Walters
, director of education and community programs at The Santa Fe Opera; Jamie Andrews
, community education director at Minnesota Opera; and Sue Elliott
, director of education at Seattle Opera, will discuss how opera companies are exploring this important work.
For more information about opera and creative aging programs, please download OPERA America’s resource handbook
for additional creative aging information, resources and tools.