Photo of high school students singing by a piano at the Bitz Opera Factory

Pittsburgh Opera proudly announces our inaugural Summer opera camp - Bravo Academy.

If you are an aspiring young singer, have a talent for creating the magic of the backstage world, or are a budding opera aficionado, this is the program for you!  Focusing on musical theater, opera, and art song favorites, Bravo Academy ensures that all participants will have a chance to shine in the limelight.

Held in Pittsburgh Opera’s headquarters and professional performance space, Bravo Academy is a two-week day-camp program where participants receive invaluable hands-on experience with leading industry professionals and performers. Each instructor is a specialist in their field, selected specifically to offer participants a broad and accurate view of the world of opera. All participants will take a number of fun and engaging classes, participate in exclusive workshops with Pittsburgh Opera staff, engage in master classes with industry luminaries and master teachers, and so much more. Your two weeks in Bravo Academy will conclude with a professional showcase performance in Pittsburgh Opera’s iconic George R. White Opera Studio which hosts Pittsburgh Opera season productions.

Date: July 10 to July 21, 2023 - weekdays only
Times: 9:00am-5:00pm • participants bring their own lunch daily
Location: Bitz Opera Factory, 2425 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15234
Final Showcase: Friday, July 21st at 7 pm - George R. White Opera Studio
Program Director: Rebekah Diaz, Director of IDEA Initiatives and Community Engagement                               


Registration now open!

For more information contact Rebekah Diaz via email or by phone at 412-281-0912 x256. 

 

This program is supported, in part, by the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council through its Allegheny Arts Revival Grant.  

This project is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

(photo credit: David Bachman)

(photo credit: David Bachman)

(photo credit: David Bachman)

(photo credit: David Bachman)

(photo credit: David Bachman)

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