USD Opera

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. Through rehearsals and public performances, students will develop and refine their:

  • Vocal technique
  • Acting and movement ability
  • Musicianship
  • Ensemble skills
  • Knowledge of performance practices
  • Overall artistry through rehearsals and public performances

For questions or more information, please contact:

Name Department & Office Contact
Tracelyn Gesteland
  • Associate Professor, Voice/Opera
W M Lee Center for Fine Arts 127