Prague Summer Nights: Young Artists Music Festival is no longer accepting applications for a one-week Residency just minutes from Washington, D.C., June 19 – June 27, 2021 culminating in outdoor performances of Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte.
Covid-19 vaccinations will be required for participation.
All opera roles have been filled:
Tamino – role filled
Papageno – role filled
Pamina – role filled
Queen of the Night – role filled
Sarastro – role filled
First Lady – role filled
Second Lady – role filled
Third Lady – role filled
Monostatos – role filled
First Spirit – role filled
Second Spirit – role filled
Third Spirit – role filled
Papagena – role filled
*Tuition: $1,000 USD
Accommodation is not included.
VOICE: resume, headshot, audition (video only)
COACHING: resume, audition (video only)
CONDUCTING: cover letter, resume, conducting video
STAGE DIRECTOR: cover letter, resume, interview (Zoom)
ARTS ADMINISTRATION: cover letter, resume, interview (Zoom)
All applications received must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of $50. If you are accepted to the Prague Summer Nights Young Artists Music Festival, 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.
All applicants will submit links to their audition videos. Singers should audition with piano or pre-recorded backing tracks.
OPERA: Please prepare two contrasting arias of your choice. Applicants who would like to be considered for principal roles should prepare an aria from that role.
COACHING: Please prepare a solo piano piece. Submit video of work with a singer or instrumentalist, if it is available.
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