AWARD-WINNING OPERA PRODUCTIONS

1st Place Winner
NATIONAL OPERA ASSOCIATION

WINNER
CHARLES NELSON REILLY PRIZE IN STAGE DIRECTION

1st Place Winner
THE AMERICAN PRIZE

Three Main Stage Opera Productions Every Year

BWVP Offers Unmatched Performance Opportunities in Award-Winning Professional Quality Productions
Produced on and off-campus in the most prestigious venues in Cleveland 
Gain valuable real-world experience working with our dedicated faculty and guest stage directors and conductors

ALL BWVP MAJORS ARE CAST IN AT LEAST ONE MAIN STAGE PRODUCTION EACH YEAR

"BW Opera delivers
powerful staging of
Tom Cipullo’s Glory Denied"
-clevelandclassical.com

REAL - WORLD EXPERIENCE

BWVP production rehearsals and performances emulate real-world scenarios to help you develop professional standards and work ethic.  
Hone the skills you learn
in the program curriculum while
you gain experience on stage

Build Your
Professional Portfolio

Professional Photo and Video content and Production Review Quotes help you build your professional portfolio and curate content for your website and social media

We live in an age where opera, no longer restricted to theaters and concert halls, is happening in every place imaginable... BW Opera presented two performances of Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas at RED Space in downtown Cleveland...with moving results, proving that Dido and Aeneas remains a powerful theater piece wherever staged.
-clevelandclassical.com

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MORE INFO

Matthew Miller
Associate Director of Admission, Conservatory of Music
(440) 826-2367, mmiller@bw.edu

 

Office Hours
Academic Year: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.