Educators at the Hop

Educators at the Hop

Open your students' minds and hearts with powerful performing arts.

The Hop is excited for teachers and students to join us in joyful and engaging experiences of the performing arts, including theater, music and dance. We hope to best serve teachers by offering classes and workshops by world-class artists and involve their students by hosting stunning performances. Check out our upcoming educator events and school matinee shows.

School Matinee Series at the Hop

School Matinées

The Hop’s School Matinées connect children, teachers and schools with the performing arts in profound and meaningful ways, enhancing school curriculum and introducing students to worlds they have never known before.  

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Master Classes and Workshops at the Hop

Classes & Workshops

Learn from world-class visiting artists by taking dance classes, observing musical master classes and listening to discussions about artistic craft and concept.

Workshop Example


Registered homeschoolers are invited to experience school matinee performances at a discounted rate. Each homeschool is required to submit a formal letter of recognition from the state which will be put in the homeschool’s account for one year, to be renewed annually. To register as a homeschooler, email

Educator Benefits


School matinee tickets for school and homeschool groups

Member Reception

Networking Events for Educators

In the News

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START: A Collaborative Creative Experience

START (Students Teaching in the Arts) is a Hop program in which Dartmouth students are given the opportunity to interact with local 1st to 8th grade classrooms as arts instructors. Explaining START...

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Aaron Rivkin

Questions about Educator Opportunities?

Aaron is the Manager of Impact and Community Alliance. He is responsible for measuring the impact of Hop events and works to bridge local communities in the Upper Valley to the Hop.