Prepare for the next step in your career.

Build the skills you need to get hired and work in Germany.   

Sing a role in a fully-staged opera, audition for agents and immerse yourself in German language and culture.

Who are we?

We are a comprehensive opera training program – now in our 14th year – designed for emerging professional singers.  If you’re considering a career in Europe, our program is for you.  We focus on building the skills you need to audition and have a career in the German theatre system. 

what do we offer?

Our international faculty are leading artists and pedagogues who offer instruction in every facet of the art and business of opera. You’ll learn and grow in a friendly, supportive atmosphere, make invaluable professional connections, and build lasting friendships with colleagues from around the world.

why choose us?

The Studio program is intensive – you’ll work hard while you’re here. But you’ll leave having learned what it takes to audition and get hired in a job market that is increasingly competitive. Our alumni get hired – they’re working in theatres in Germany and all over Europe.

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The 2021 Studio

Le nozze di Figaro

February 2022

Applications opening soon!

Revolution is in the air, as Mozart’s glorious comic opera returns to LOSW this winter!


Die Zauberflöte

June 24 – July 22, 2022

Applications opening in December

Mozart’s final work – a brilliant masterpiece of betrayal, compassion, and love.  Our popular production plays to  sold-out houses every summer.  


Die Fledermaus

August 4 – 29, 2022

Applications opening in December

Join us for Prince Orlovsky’s famous ball!  It’s a double dose of good cheer – thanks to the sparkle of excellent champagne and a vintage, masterful operetta.


Meet our Faculty


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Steubenstraße 19a, 99423 Weimar, Germany