Limited spots are still available for the following roles and instruments; offers are made to applicants on a rolling basis.
We are accepting applications for arts administration applicants. Cover positions are being considered for all opera roles. Please email Festival Manager, Derek Maseloff at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions regarding the application process.
*Tuition: $1,375 USD
Accommodation is not included. Assistance finding local housing might be available.
*Tuition: $4,795 USD
*Accommodation: $1,195 USD
Accommodation is for 28 nights based on double or triple occupancy. This price includes breakfast, ground transportation, a welcome and farewell dinner.
Prague Summer Nights is open to students 18 and above.
VOICE: resume, headshot, audition (video)
ORCHESTRA: resume, audition (video)
COACHING: resume, audition (video)
CONDUCTING: cover letter, resume, conducting video
STAGE DIRECTOR: cover letter, resume, interview (Skype)
ARTS ADMINISTRATION: cover letter, resume, interview (Skype)
All applications received must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of $50 for application to a single festival/residency or $75 for applications to both festivals. If you are accepted to the Prague Summer Nights Young Artists Music Festival or Washington, D.C. Residency, you will receive an email notifying you of your acceptance. Additionally, you will receive a contract with the payment schedule, inclusions, exclusions, and all other pertinent information. We will begin to send out contracts by March 1.
VOICE: Please prepare two (2) contrasting arias of your choice. Applicants who would like to be considered for principal roles must prepare an aria from that role.
ORCHESTRA: Please prepare one movement of a standard concerto and three (3) standard, contrasting orchestral excerpts.
COACHING: Please prepare 1) a solo piano piece or chamber music selection and 2) accompany a singer for an operatic aria.
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