One week before the New York audition deadline!
Spend the summer in Chicago and perform a role in one of our operas!
Chicago Summer Opera offers training in role preparation, vocal technique, dramatic preparation, audition technique, and stage movement. Each singer either receives a full role or full cover role. Productions are staged and performed with orchestra. Covers will have a cover run staged with piano.
Applications for directors, conductors, pianists and intern are also available.
Session 1 (June 20 - July 17, 2022)
The Magic Flute, Mozart
Acis & Galatea, Handel
Session 2 (July 19 - August 14, 2022)
Così fan tutte, Mozart
L'incoronazione di Poppea, Monteverdi
The Tender Land, Copland
Every singer is given a role or cover in the main stage production.
$2,850 per session
Audition based scholarship available. Over $94,000 in scholarship was given for the 2021 season.
Financial aid available
CHICAGO: NOVEMBER 12 & 13
DEADLINE NOVEMBER, 2
NEW YORK: DECEMBER 10 & 11
DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1
RECORDING: JANUARY 5, 2022
*NEW FOR 2022* Media Package: Every singer performing in the opera will receive professional pictures and recording for the performance or dress rehearsal at no extra charge.