Opera Camp 2013
July 14 – 20
A collaboration between LSU Performing Arts Academy & New Orleans Opera
The camp is open to all voice & choral students entering grades 9-12 and graduating seniors.
Tuition Information & Housing Options:
Option 1: $395 (base tuition only: no housing or meals)
Option 2: $450 (base tuition plus lunch and dinner daily, no housing)
Option 3: $525 (overnight campers: includes housing and all meals)
Early Registration Discount: $25 off if registered by March 15.
- Deposit: A non-refundable $75 deposit is required of all campers. Deposit will be applied toward your balance.
- Transportation: Airport shuttle service driven by camp staff is available to/from Baton Rouge Airport (BTR) on Sunday 6/9 and Friday 6/15. Additional fee of $25 applies.
No audition is required for admission to the camp, however, all students registering for the camp will be required to submit a placement audition video. The video will be used to determine assignments to scenes & vocal parts, and to finalize camp repertoire. For video requirements, click HERE.
This list reflects an outline of a typical day at camp. Final camp schedule may vary.
Daily activities include:
- Voice lessons
- Acting/movement classes
- Diction & vocal pedagogy classes
- Masterclasses & specialized workshops.
- Social activities
All camp participants will perform in the final camp performance. The final performance will feature staged scenes and selections from notable opera works. For example, the final performance in summer 2012 included scenes from Don Giovanni, Gianni Schicchi, La Clemenza di Tito, Le Nozze de Figaro, The Mikado, and others.
An non-refundable deposit of $75 must be paid upon registration. All fees must be paid in full no later than Friday, May 17.
Early Registration ($25 discount): March 15.
Final Deadline: May 1
Late applications will be considered on a space-available basis only. If space is available, late applicants must pay in full at the time of registration.
- Video recording of final concert: $20
- Airport shuttle service to/from camp (Baton Rouge Airport only): $25