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National Opera Association

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Join or renew your membership to ensure you continue to receive all the benefits of belonging to the NOA. We offer opportunities for everyone in the world of opera to work together for the advancement of quality in performance and pedagogy. Whether professional or amateur, pedagogue or performer, staff member or volunteer, you can serve the cause of opera through your membership in NOA.

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Join and engage with other NOA members in our social media communities!

Be sure to join the Facebook group for your NOA Region to connect with colleagues in your region, as well as the NOA Exchange Facebook group for sharing of production resources and information.

Contributions

Your tax-deductible contributions to NOA support its many efforts and activities.

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Save the Date: 2022 St. Augustine, FL, Conference

St. Augustine: "Exploration and Discovery"

NOA's 67th Annual National Conference will be held at the World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort, January 5-8, 2022.

Whether dipping your toe or diving right in, NOA’s warm waters on Florida’s subtropical coast invite you to join us for four days of performances and presentations. Come to St. Augustine to explore, experience, and celebrate significant past and present practices, methods, and inquiries on music-drama.

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St. Augustine, FL
World Golf Village Renaissance, St. Augustine, FL

Session Proposals

Do you have a great idea for a session you'd like to present at our January 2022 conference in St. Augustine?

If so, please submit the Session Proposal form by May 24, 2021 for your presentation to be considered.

About NOA

NOA members are the foundation builders for the future of opera.

The National Opera Association promotes excellence in opera education and pedagogy through its support of a diverse community of opera educators and professionals.

Who is the diverse community? Opera directors, conductors, librettists, composers, vocal coaches, voice teachers, scholars, administrators, other professionals, and enthusiasts involved in the training and mentoring of young singers in college, university, and conservatory opera programs, as well as community-based and small professional opera companies and young artist programs.

Find out more about us and ways you can get involved!

Latest News from NOA

Join our new Discussion Forums! Discussion Forums
Feb 24, 2021 |
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NOA will be hosting periodic informal discussion groups to engage and facilitate member discussions on a variety of topics of relevance to our members. We're happy to announce the first two sessions in this series: [ continue... ]
Nov 15, 2020 |
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How did you manage to produce opera this semester while thinking "outside the box"? We're celebrating the creativity and resiliency of our members with a conference showcase of video shorts demonstrating the range of approaches undertaken in teaching and producing during COVID. [ continue... ]
Student Webinar with Don Greene Don Greene
Oct 6, 2020 |
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Students (and interested others!): join us for a webinar with Don Greene, peak performance psychologist, on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 8pm EST. [ continue... ]