City Lit Opera Studies

City Lit offers a range of courses for opera-lovers, from those interested in singing and performing opera to those who enjoy attending and listening to opera and want to be more informed about the world of opera. We also offer classes in Musical theatre.

For singers:
Prepare for opera (all year)
Opera arias (Oct-Nov 2019; Mar-Apr 2020)
Opera scenes (May-June 2020)
Stagecraft for singers (Nov 2019, Feb 2020)

For audience:
Opera appreciation: an introduction (23-24 July 2019)
Mozart: the early operas (Sep-Nov 2019)
Romeo and Juliet: a musical history (Sep-2019)
Offenbach’s Orpheus in the Underworld (Dec 2019)
Opera studies 1: the operatic tenor (Sep-Nov 2019)
Opera studies 2: Mozart and Da Ponte (Jan-Mar 2020)
Opera studies 3: operas in production (Apr-Jul 2020)