Connecticut Lyric Opera – 2018 Summer Institute

revised March 26, 2018

Preliminary information:

Giulio Cesare
Opera by George Frideric Handel

The 2018 Connecticut Lyric Opera – Summer Institute will run from Tuesday, August 7 to Sunday, August 25, 2018. The first week of the program is opera-only period, during which we will start preparing the staging and focus on vocal coaching. The official dates of the main institute programs are August 10 – 25, during that time opera will work with the Institute Orchestra and work on the production elements.

The program is design for young professionals as well as college and graduate students. Voice technique lessons will also be provided for advanced high school students.

The Festival will make best effort to cast all participants in the leading roles and ensemble, based on their skill and ability. Participation in all assigned ensembles will be required.

Jurate Svedaite
Lynn Strow-Piccolo
Daniel Juarez
Adrian Sylveen

Blake Hansen, piano

Guest Master-classes:
Steve Frederiks


The tuition for the 2017 Connecticut Lyric Opera – Summer Institute is $1200.

Deadline for application is May 30, 2018, Tuition is due on June 30th.