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June 2014 (Date will be announced soon)
(children aged 8-10 years)
OPERA SCHOOL FOR CHILDREN AT THE VIENNA STATE OPERA
These young people are introduced in an appropriate manner to music theatre and are made aware of a possible career as a singer. Students are trained for solo and chorus scenes in stage productions at the Vienna State Opera and given the chance to appear in this capacity in productions.
The training consists of a two-year basic course that is offered every year.
Further training takes two to three years.
At the latest after the basic course, children can be involved in the Vienna State Opera’s productions.
Girls and boys aged seven and up are accepted and receive instruction in the areas of voice training, choral singing, solo singing, staging and stage movement in individual and group sessions.
As pupils from February to June one period per week on Mondays.
As first-year students / main chorus six periods per week from September to June.
An advanced chorus of “seniors” rounds out the instruction offered.
Instruction takes place three times a week, on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. or from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The Opera School is supported and assisted by the school board of the City of Vienna.
Vienna State Opera
Information on tel. (+43/1) 51444 - 2648