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Berlin Opera Academy 2019 Early Application Deadline Today (December 1)!


Berlin Opera Academy is the premier European opera training program providing practical professional instruction to emerging artists in the most operatically important city in the world.

Perform a role in the BOA 2019 Summer Festival: OPERNFEST
Audition for agents for individualized feedback
Work with faculty active in the international opera scene from the MET to major German houses
Learn how to get hired through personal mentorship & career workshops
Daily Masterclasses & Weekly Coachings
German Language Class & Immersion
Opera Gala & Lieder Abend
Over €150k in scholarships available

BOA 2019 Summer Opera Festival:
Die Zauberflöte
Don Giovanni
Le Nozze di Figaro
The Crucible

Register for auditions now at


Early application deadline: December 1, 2018
Final application deadline: March 15, 2019
Live Auditions in February in US, Sweden, UK and Germany
Last day to register for Live Auditions: January 15th, 2019

€35 for early applicants- Deadline December 1st, 2018
€39 for spring applicants- Deadline March 15th, 2019

Application deadlines are through 11:59 pm Eastern Time

Admissions results will be sent on a rolling basis in the weeks following live auditions

Minimum age is 18
BOA singers are typically between the ages of 19-36. Exceptions can be made on a case by case basis, as some roles/productions require more mature voices.

Live auditions will be held in February 2019 in Berlin, Stockholm, London, Glasgow, Boston, New York, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles & San Francisco

Dates & Sites will be published on YAP Tracker & BOA's website in Winter 2018.
Check back for complete listing.

Please prepare 2-3 arias relating to your desired role(s). Accompanist will be provided, though applicants are invited to provide independent accompanists.

Recorded Auditions: Applicants may submit a recorded audition in lieu of a live audition. Please submit 2 arias relating to your desired role(s). Video is preferred but audio is accepted. Successful candidates submitting recorded auditions will be requested to participate in an online video interview. Invitations will be sent by email.

Successful candidates will be invited to a Skype interview by email in the weeks following auditions. Casting offers will be sent on a rolling basis.

Dates, Production, Tuition & Scholarship information available at

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