National Opera Studio

National Opera Studio Training Programme Application (2018-19)

This application closed on Wednesday December 20, 2017.

Before applying, please make sure you have read the full information available on the NOS website.

Please contact National Opera Studio's Training Programme at with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact

Personal Information

Date must be entered in DD/MM/YYYY Format
No spaces, dashes etc. phone number fields
No spaces, dashes etc. phone number fields
Only answer this question if you do not hold a UK or an EU passport but you do have a visa for the UK.

Application and audition information

You must be signed in to add your headshot.
Include languages not often used in opera repertoire.
Maximum number of selections permitted: 6

Education and Training

Maximum number of selections permitted: 1
Selection 1
Maximum number of selections permitted: 1
Selection 1

Performance Experience

Role 1
Role 2
Role 3
Role 4
For example: concerts, competitions, awards. Please note, no CVs or additional material will be presented to the panel.


Please give the details of two referees. These should be from music or theatre professionals but should not be from your regular (or previous) singing teacher.

References must be received by the deadline of 11.59pm on Wednesday 10th January 2018. It is your responsibility to contact your referees in plenty of time to ensure they are happy to provide a reference and are able to do so by the deadline.
Click here for our FAQ for how the online referencing process works. If you need instructions on how to resend a recommendation request, click here.

Number required: 2. Allowed method(s): Online.

You must be signed in to add recommendations.

Equal Opportunities Monitoring

Arts Council England require us to provide a summary of diversity information. The information entered in this section will not be kept with nor will affect your application to the NOS.

Payment Details

The NOS auditions everyone who applies. The cost of your application and audition is £75. Go to the NOS website to read Guidelines on cancellation and refunds.
Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.