Application for admission to the Academy of Lyric Opera 2018-20 is now open!
Photo: Giulia Martini (c) Accademia Teatro alla Scala
The principal instructors will be Luciana D’Intino (Responsabile Didattico), Renato Bruson, Luciana Serra, Eva Mei, Gregory Kunde, Umberto Finazzi, Vincenzo Scalera, James Vaughan, Marina Bianchi e Marco Gandini.
The curriculum includes nterpretation of opera and chamber repertory, vocal score coaching, vocal technique, stage presence & body language techniques for the stage, physical expression on stage, italian for foreigners.
The deadline for application is on March 6, 2018; the online application form is available at Yap Tracker. A registration fee (=€85) is required, instead the 2-year lasting course is tuition free!
A monthly scholarship is provided for each candidate admitted to the Academy of €860 gross for each month that the pupil effectively attends the course. The scholarship is made possible partially by contributions from the Fondazione Milano per la Scala, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Liliana Gallo Montarsolo in memory of Paolo Montarsolo.