As an intensive training studio in the heart of the historic cultural center of Weimar, Lyric Opera Studio Weimar sets the well-prepared singer on the path to establishing a career.

LOSW’s rigorous, month-long program is unique to opera training programs in giving singers a realistic view into breaking into the German theater system and is staffed those who have succeeded. (Please click on the Faculty link). It is a way to lead singers into careers in Germany and beyond.

Approximately 28 positions are offered each session; this small group size ensures an excellent teacher to student ratio, as well as a high degree of individualized attention.  The Studio provides participants with comprehensive career preparation, giving equal attention to practical instruction, performance training, individual coaching and career management.

Since LOSW’s inaugural year in 2008, many of our alumni have secured professional engagements in such theaters as the Deutsches Nationaltheater Weimar, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Semper Oper Dresden, Glyndebourne, Zürich Opera, English National Opera, Festival d’Art Lyrique d’Aix-en-Provence, Finnish National Opera as well as numerous theaters throughout Germany.

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