Calling all passionate emerging artists! Auditions for the MYOpera Performance Intensive are now open. Applications are due on December 10, 2017.

What is the MYOpera Performance Intensive?

For the first time ever, MYOpera is hosting hosting a two-day-long intensive for advanced emerging artists. From February 16-17, 2018, six of Canada’s most promising young artists will work intensively with Music Director Natasha Fransblow, Stage Director Anna Theodosakis, and guest experts. 

The intensive will focus on fine-tuning repertoire for performance, from 

The best part? The MYOpera Performance Intensive is FREE. That’s right, your two-day intensive, including music coaching, dramatic coaching, a professional masterclass, and more, is entirely underwritten.

Tentative schedule:

Friday, February 16

  • 10:00-11:00: Movement workshop
  • 11:15-12:45: Music coachings
  • 12:45-2:00: Lunch & learn
  • 2:00-3:30: Music coachings
  • 3:45-5:15: Music coachings
  • 5:15-6:00: Dinner break
  • 6:00-9:00: Masterclass (guest expert TBA)

Saturday, February 17

  • 10:00-11:00: Movement workshop
  • 11:15-1:00: Drama coachings
  • 1:00-1:30: Lunch break
  • 1:30-3:00: Drama coachings
  • 3:15-4:45: Drama coachings
  • 5:00-6:30: Performance run
  • 6:30-7:30: Dinner break
  • 7:30-10:00: Performances

Things to know before you apply:

  • You should be dedicated to pursuing a career in opera
  • You should have significant training in classical voice (undergraduate or graduate degree in voice performance)
  • While there is no official age restriction on MYOpera’s artists, we aim to provide experience to promising emerging artists, and so the successful candidate will have limited professional (i.e. paid) role experience


There is no fee to apply or to participate.