January 2018 Convention

2018 New Orleans, LA Register Now!

Our next convention will be January 3-7, 2018 in the heart of the Big Easy, at the Loews New Orleans Hotel. The convention will be themed:

Opera's Tradition and Rebirth: New Orleans 1796-2018
Laissez les bons temps roulez!

Registration

Convention registration is now open. Member rates are:

  • Early-bird: $395 through 9/30/17
  • Regular: $425 through 11/29/17
  • Late: $450 after 11/30/17

Register Now!

Please see also information about travel and lodging, including online hotel reservation.

Convention Schedule

Have a look at the draft convention schedule to see all of the events planned for this convention:

Convention Schedule

New Orleans

New Orleans Convention Highlights

Greer Grimsley
Keynote Speaker: Greer Grimsley

Keynote address at the opening luncheon on Thursday, Jan. 4 by internationally acclaimed baritone, Greer Grimsley.

John Moriarty
NOA Lifetime Achievement Award

Noted conductor, stage director, and pianist John Moriarty will be honored with NOA's highest award, a Lifetime Achievement Award, at the banquet on Saturday, Jan. 6.

Greer Grimsley
NOA Lifetime Achievement Award

Romanian-born soprano Virginia Zeani will receive NOA's highest award, a Lifetime Achievement Award, at the banquet on Saturday, Jan. 6.

NOA Convention

 

Past Convention Info Santa Barbara, January 2017

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Santa Barbara

Fostering Change: Performance and Pedagogy in Opera’s New Millennium

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