Curtain Up – for experienced singers

Curtain Up Programme –

Experienced singers 18 – 35

STUDIO OPERA – “OPERA BOX”

Short seasons of entertaining or dramatic one act operas, small casts, tight rehearsal schedules, offering roles and development opportunities to experienced singers

 OPERA OFF BROADWAY –

Fully (“fringe style”) staged chamber or full length operas, performed over a two week season, offering more roles to larger casts with opportunities for singers at varying levels of experience and vocal development.

 WORKSHOPS

Part day, one day or more – work with top industry tutors (from New Zealand or overseas), focusing on specific skill areas important for opera performance.

CONCERT AND RECITAL PERFORMANCES

Opportunities for experienced singers to perform their own repertoire

PERFORMANCE COACHING

Thanks to support from the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation we have been pleased to offer selected committed singers heavily discounted, individual, 45 minute coaching sessions.

There may be a limited number of similar opportunities this year.

Previous coaching sessions booked out very quickly – act now!  This opportunity is especially aimed and suitable for advanced singers who are preparing for examinations, contests, auditions, roles or working on new repertoire.
Email admin@operafactory.com or Ph 09 921 7801 if you wish to be considered.

 

Opera Rocks!

Opera Rocks Programme

For school aged singers 18 years and under

If you want to perform in public concerts or operas at Opera Factory you need to develop your performance skills to the level required.  The Opera Rocks programme offers fun (and challenging) learning and performance opportunities to school aged singers – appropriate levels of both opportunity and challenge to suit both beginners and the more experienced.

JUNIOR AUDITIONS AND ASSESSMENTS – 18 February

Term 1 Weekly Singing and Performance Classes (subject to sufficient enrolments)

PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP – 2 March

SCHOOL HOLIDAY WORKSHOP AND PRESENTATION – 22 – 26 April

Phone 09 921 7801 or email admin@operafactory.com to enrol.

Opera Idol 2013

Song contest for school students up to age 18 years.

September 2013
This could kick off your opera singing or acting career, so take the opportunity and join in the fun and learn more about your performance abilities.

Audition Round 12 yrs & under   
Audition Round  13 – 18 yrs   
THE FINALS (all welcome)