How to Apply
APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2017 OPERA SCHOLARS AUSTRALIA SEASON HAVE CLOSED.
If you wish to be notified of our next round of auditions please fill out the online form below.
Opera Scholars Australia is a dynamic performance based program for young singers that is designed to bridge the 'gap' between students and professionals. The program typically engages singers on the verge of their professional careers in the 18 to 24 age bracket. OSA hosts a number of concerts throughout their season engaging professional guest artists to perform and mentor our scholars. These artists include; Yvonne Kenny AM, Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Greta Bradman, David Hobson and many others.
Our next season commences in April 2017 to conclude with the annual event Opera in the Market in February 2018, with the possible extension to perform in Opera in the Caves (South Australia) in March 2018.
2017/2018 Performance opportunities include:
Various concerts in metropolitan and regional Victoria
OSA Aria (Melbourne, September)
Beechworth Summer School (Beechworth, week long intensive Summer School, January)
Voices in the Twilight (Beechworth, January)
Opera in the Alps (Beechworth, January)
Opera in the Market (Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne, February)
PLEASE NOTE: This is a Melbourne based program, successful scholars must reside in Melbourne for the duration of the program (April 2017 - February 2018).
If you are a young singer aged 18-24 who is excited about performing, making life long friends, learning performance based skills and developing your craft, audition for Opera Scholars Australia 2017.