Sample Daily Schedule
9:00am -12:00pm Italian Class
1:00pm-2:00pm Diction, Performance Class or Movement
2:00pm-6:00pm Individual voice lessons and coachings (1 hour per afternoon), time for practice
7:30pm-10:00pm Opera scenes rehearsal
Performance at Teatro Apollo
Students perform in 2-3 concerts in the Teatro Apollo
Staged and costumed opera scenes are performed once in the Teatro Apollo and once in another venue in the region. Previous venues include The Guerrieri Vineyards and Chiesa di Santa Maria Nuova, Fano
Concerts and Scenes performances are scheduled for 9:00pm but, as is common in Italy, they often start about 15-20 minutes late.
Rehearsal before sold out concert at Guerrieri Vineyards
Traditionally, we head to Florence on Wednesday of week 1 for a day trip. Other excursions include a day at the beach in Fano and a trip to Pesaro, the birthplace of Rossini and a night at the opera in either Macerata or Bologna.
Day in Florence