The USD Opera offers training and performance opportunities for students interested in the art of opera. Every semester, students enrolled in opera workshop have the opportunity to study and perform operatic literature from the common practice period as well as contemporary lyric theater. Students develop and refine their vocal technique, acting and movement ability, musicianship, ensemble skills, knowledge of performance practices, and overall artistry through rehearsals and public performances, both on and off campus.
Opera Scenes program featuring works by Mozart, Verdi, Debussy, Previn and more
Directed by Professor Katie Pacza
Admission is $5 at the door and free for children under 12.
By Johann Strauss II
Directed by Tracelyn Gesteland, D.M.A.
Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students/children at the door.