OPERA COLUMBUS YOUTH PERFORMING ARTS COMPETITION
in partnership with Columbus City Schools
Opera Columbus, in partnership with Columbus City Schools, will host a district-wide competition for high school age students (grades 9-12), to select two students to participate in a six-week residency, including a featured role in an Opera Columbus production in March 2020.
The competition, which will be held at East High School on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 7pm is open to all performance-based artforms: vocal, instrumental, spoken word, rap, dance, acting, etc. The students selected will receive a cash prize and a high-quality music and arts training program for the duration of the six-week residency. The program will culminate in a featured role in Opera Columbus’ presentation of The Journey: Civil Rights. In addition, participating students will study the Civil Rights Movement through its history and art, in conjunction with the production of The Journey: Civil Rights.
Application Deadline: October 4, 2019
Competition Date: October 24, 2019 at 7pm
Submission max of 5 minutes
GPA Requirement: 2.0
Finalists will be announced on October 11, 2019. No fee to apply.
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Opera Columbus’ Education + Community Programming is made possible by a gift from James + Luanna Bicknell.