A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute

A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute

An opera training program for exceptional young singers, the A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute offers highly personalized and in-depth training at the graduate and post-graduate level. Fellows accepted into the Institute are awarded full tuition with all fees paid plus a stipend to help cover living expenses. Please note that UNCSA requires every student to possess health insurance coverage, either by participating in the school’s group coverage or providing proof of an alternative plan.

Institute Fellows are guaranteed roles in two fully-realized productions of classic and contemporary masterpieces as well as one fully-staged scenes program and touring/outreach programs. These performance experiences are supported by advanced studies in voice, language, diction, operatic and vocal literature, acting, movement work, body awareness work, stage combat, and career enhancement strategies. Instruction is provided by resident artist faculty and visiting artists of national and international renown.

Welcome from Artistic Director Nic Muni
Nic Muni

The A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute is dedicated to in-depth training. If you seek an intimate program where you will receive personal attention every single day, are guaranteed roles in productions and if you thrive in an environment that is intense and focused, then the A. J. Fletcher Opera Institute may be the right place for you.