Deadline: Monday October 21, 2019
Applications close at 8am GMT+1 on 21 October (midnight PST on 20 October 2019)
Glyndebourne’s international singing competition for opera singers.
Glyndebourne’s major new international singing competition returns in 2020 with a renewed commitment to supporting diversity in opera. The Glyndebourne Opera Cup – the international competition for opera singers is designed to discover and spotlight the best young singers around the world, offering a top prize of £15,000 and a guaranteed role at a leading international opera house. The final will once again be broadcast live on Sky Arts on 7 March 2020 and is produced by Factory Films.
The competition, culminating on 7 March 2020 will focus on the operas of Mozart, Rossini and a selection of French 19th Century composers (Berlioz, Bizet, Gounod, Massenet, Offenbach, Saint-Saëns and A. Thomas).
The competition is open to singers of any nationality resident anywhere in the world and is intended for singers in the early stages of their professional career who are ready to perform on the opera stage.
Find out more about The Glyndebourne Opera Cup on the Glyndebourne website.