Salome school workshop

Salome Workshop
  • Workshop – Week of 4th Marchat your school
  • Performance – Thursday 14th March7:30pm; Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
  • Admission & Booking€10 per student for performance and complimentary workshop
  • Book Now

Pack all of your seven veils for this thrilling journey into Strauss’ shocking and alluring opera. Dancer and director Stephanie Dufresne will guide your students through a movement workshop exploring the themes and motifs that utterly shocked audiences when it was first performed in 1905. Warning: silver platters and severed heads may be discussed…

Irish National Opera is thrilled to unveil an exciting opportunity for schools during the 23/24 season! We're offering a special discounted ticket package bundled with an engaging cross-curriculum workshop. Before students attend the live opera performance, INO will guide them through an enriching workshop that provides valuable context for the piece. Our goal is to enhance their opera experience and make it an educational journey like no other!

A special resource pack for each production will be provided to teachers, packed full of information, handy links, audio clips and activities to aid class-based discussion before seeing the show.

Who’s it for?:Senior Cycle
When is the workshop?: Week of 4th March
Where is the workshop?: Your school!
What is the performance time, date and location?: Thursday 14th March, 7:30pm; Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Further information

School tickets to the opera cost €10 throughout the season, and include a complimentary workshop. Schools must also account for the cost of staff tickets at €10 each and school staff must be present at a minimum ratio of 1:10 students.

Tickets to each performance and workshops are limited so we are operating on a first come, first serve basis. Sign up now to avoid disappointment!

If you have any questions regarding the above you can contact the Studio & Outreach Executive, Paddy Jo Malpas on