Opera Carolina Youth Academy
2023 Summer Workshop
2023 Summer Workshop Details
Summer is the perfect time for young singers to experience focused, immersive vocal training*. The Youth Academy’s Summer Workshop offers an immersion like no other program!
Join us for 2 weeks of learning and performing led by internationally acclaimed instructors and top university faculty.
Now in partnership with the International Lyric Academy, the program’s curriculum includes:
- vocal techniques
- private lessons
- master classes
- repertory coaching
- elementary stage combat
- physical expression
- care of the voice
For select students, participation in concerts, opera scenes, and fully staged operas will be offered (requires an extra week of participation).
*Prior opera experience is not required to participate in the Workshop or in the recital.
Workshop Dates & Location
June 19 – July 2, 2023
• 9am – 4pm
• Central Piedmont Community College – Central Campus (Elizabeth Avenue)
Workshop Auditions & Enrollment
New students must audition/apply and be accepted into the program before they may register.
Auditions are held both virtually and in-person. Please complete the Audition Request Form to set your audition.
Previous Workshop participants may register immediately for the 2023 Workshop and do not need to audition. Please contact the Academy Coordinator to register if you are a returning student.
Auditions for new students will require the following:
- Completion of the audition request form
- 2 pieces performed – must be classical, art song, or musical theatre (no pop songs), contrasting styles & languages preferred if available
- Live accompaniment preferred, track accompaniment accepted
Local students (not requiring housing): $500
Scholarships are available on a limited basis and payment plans are offered. If you are interested, please complete the Financial Aid application below.
General Contact Information
Phone: 704.332.7177 x109