Members of the Opera Academy will have the opportunity to sing in the chorus and understudy a role from Le nozze di Figaro or Don Giovanni. Academy members star in the Czech Opera Scenes concert in Tábor, which includes scenes from important Czech operas such as Rusalka and Prodaná nevěsta (The Bartered Bride), in addition to standard operatic repertoire. Opera Academy members participate in a week-long acting workshop led by Dietlinde Maazel. Each singer receives three voice lessons and three coachings from Prague Summer Nights resident faculty and will have opportunities to participate in masterclasses by esteemed visiting guest artists. Academy members receive regular Italian diction coachings.
Perform in the chorus of Don Giovanni and Le nozze di Figaro in the Estates Theatre
Opportunity to cover a role in Don Giovanni or Le nozze, study and coach the role with PSN faculty
Perform a featured role in the Czech Opera Scenes concert in Tábor
Perform at a cabaret concert at the world-famous Reduta Jazz Club
Participate in a week-long acting workshop led by Dietlinde Maazel
HOW TO APPLY
Prepare two contrasting arias of your choice.
Submit tapes via an online audition or sign up for a live audition.
Apply before December 1 for a reduced application fee of $35
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