SANTA BARBARA YOUTH OPERA:
Santa Barbara Youth Opera provides young singers with tuition-free instruction and performance opportunities in a fun, rewarding and artistically challenging environment. Young singers will also enjoy unparalleled exposure to the workings of a professional opera company. For additional information on the Santa Barbara Youth Opera, email [email protected] or call 805-898-3890.
Youth Opera Odyssey Auditions Info:
Odyssey brings Homer’s epic tale to life for young performers. The youth opera will be presented in collaboration with players from the SB Youth Symphony under Music Director Erin McKibben and Stage Director Layna Chianakas.
The Youth Opera summer program will provide young singers ages 8-18 unparalleled exposure to the workings of a professional opera company. The singers will spend two weeks learning Odyssey and perform it onstage at the end of camp, the weekend of June 21-23.
Camp Schedule: June 10th – 23rd, Monday – Friday, 10AM – 4PM
Tuition: $300; scholarships available
Thursday, March 21 – 4PM – 7PM
Saturday, March 23 – 10AM – 3PM
Please be prepared to sing one solo of your choice. Please bring sheet music; a piano accompanist will be provided. Auditions will be held at First Congregational Church, 2101 State Street.