Prizes up to $8K: PARTNERS for the Arts 7th Annual Opera Awards Competition 2019

PARTNERS for the Arts 7th Annual Vocal Awards Competition: Application DEADLINE – September 6, 2019. Emerging Artist Awards – ages 25 to 35. 1st Prize: $8,000, 2nd Prize: $4,000, Honorable Mention: $2,000, other finalists: $300. The Competition will take place on October 12 and 13, 2019 in Alexandria, VA, just minutes away from mid-town Washington, D.C.

Published Fri Jul 19, 2019
The 2019 Loyola Dramatic Voice Symposium: Apply by September 1!

The Loyola Dramatic Voice Symposium brings together world-renowned artists and teachers in the field of opera to present master classes and lectures for young dramatic singers and for teachers of voice. Full registration includes three days of professional development culminating in a final performance of the guest artists. 2019 Artists include Greer Grimsley, Luretta Bybee, Michael Borowitz, Clifton Forbis, Gordon Hawkins, and more. New this year! Students who audition to participate in a masterclass may be eligible for a full refund of their registration costs. Scholarships are provided by the International Performing Arts Institute and its director, Dr. Bruce Earnest. Audition materials due September 1, 2019.

Published Wed Jul 17, 2019
Perform in Paradise: Hawaii Opera Theatre's 2019-20 season!

Hawaii Opera Theatre is currently accepting applications for our 2019-20 season. Spend a few months in paradise as you refine your craft working with some of the best opera professionals in the business. Program dates are September 6 to December 6, 2019 or February 1 to May 15, 2020. Great for rising young professionals, singers have an opportunity to perform in supporting roles and cover leading roles in our mainstage productions. They also receive regular coachings from our music staff and guest clinicians, and take part in community engagement concerts, education programs, and school tours throughout the state. Apply by July 24, 2019.

Published Tue Jul 9, 2019
International Opera Summer Program in Vienna: deadline July 10!

Opera Summer Program in the heart of Vienna. Intensive Opera Program for young opera singers. You will work with a great International staff that is active and currently working in the most important major opera houses around the world. Perform opera scenes and lead roles for the final acts of La Traviata and Rigoletto: August 5 - 24, 2019. 12 singers will be selected. Application Deadline: July 10, 2019.

Published Thu Jun 27, 2019
Complete Package Performer's Acting for Classical Singers Boot Camp 2019: Apply now!

Now - more than ever - classical singers need to be believable actors. Sharpen your acting skills; Stand out in auditions; Create a compelling dramatic presentation. Acting for Classical Singers Boot Camp 2019! August 10-18, San Francisco, CA. For more information visit

Published Thu Jun 13, 2019
Apply now: Sankt Goar International Music Festival and Academy 2019!

Forget about outdated, expensive, time-consuming and inefficient audition tours. This summer, sing directly for artistic and casting directors from international and regional European opera houses and festivals in an intimate and gorgeous setting on the Rhine river in 25-minute work sessions. This year we welcome managing and casting directors of major houses and festivals in Germany, Austria, and the Netherlands. After five seasons of hosting auditions and helping singers get hired, we are now offering out lowest prices yet. There is no upper or lower age limit for participation in our Opera Audition Training sessions—apply today and jump start your European career!

Published Fri Jun 7, 2019
Glendale/Los Angeles Baritones & Bass-Baritones wanted: A Night at the Opera with Glendale Opera Company!

Glendale/Los Angeles Baritones & Bass-Baritones wanted. A Night at the Opera! Glendale Opera Company present a delightful evening of scenes from the world's great Opera's La Traviata, LA Boheme, Tales of Hoffman etc. One Baritone wanted and one Bass Baritone wanted to be part of this unique fund raising performances. Singers should be familiar with the roles of Scarpia from Tosca and Silvio from Pagliacci. Please send Resume and and links asap to Auditions will take place this week. Los Angeles locals preferred. Please reach out with any questions.

Published Wed Jun 5, 2019
Work with a true master: RAINA KABAIVANSKA, September 2019

NEW BULGARIAN UNIVERSITY | XIX International RAINA KABAIVANSKA MASTERCLASS | Sofia 11.09. - 28.09.2019 | AUDITION 10.09., Sofia opera and ballet | GALA 29.09. | Registration In her Master Class Raina Kabaivanska will work on improving the participants vocal technique and interpretation of pieces chosen by themselves. Eligible Applicants: professional musicians or current students in Academy / Higher Institution of Music up to 32 years old. Each applicant should choose and prepare five arias for the audition. The most successful participants in the Master class will receive scholarships from the Raina Kabaivanska Fund at New Bulgarian University for training in Italy.

Published Mon May 20, 2019
Last call to opera singers and conductors: Figaro Opera Society 2019

The last call for Masterclass and Opera studio La Traviata in Venice 2019 for Opera Singers and Conductors International workshop for Opera Singers, teachers from Conservatory of Verona, La Scala Theatre, University of Zagreb. We guarantee performances with Orchestra, costumes, rehearsals with professional Orchestra, 8 Individual lessons, Renowned Lectures, 2 practice classroom every day, Italian language group lessons, accommodation, transfer from the airport and the most beautiful city of the world to spend your time: Venice (IT). Ramon Vargas - Barbara Frittoli Gianmaria Aliverta - Lia Lantieri Dunja Vejzovic - Marco Borroni Still available 4 Scholarships for International and Eu participants; 2 Assistant Conductors Positions of the production. DEADLINE 25 May 2019

Published Sat May 18, 2019
London Bel Canto Festival 2019: Deadline Extended!

Application deadlines extended! Scholarships are still available for certain voices! Individual study with international superstars tenor Bruce Ford and soprano Nelly Miricioiu. We have teachers and coaches from the Royal Opera Covent Garden, Metropolitan Opera, La Scala, La Fenice, Bayreuther Festspiele and more including Harriet Lawson, Roberto Bertuzzi, Gerhard Gall and others. Roles in the concert performance of Bellini’s Beatrice di Tenda are still available. Sessions include singing lessons, repertoire coaching, language coaching, performance practice, drama, vocal hygiene plus companion subjects. We will be at the Royal Academy of Music in central London, the most exciting city in Europe. Apply now while places remain!

Published Fri May 10, 2019