Events

Regional Conferences

NOA is pleased to announce three regional conferences this Fall:

  • West Central: Sept. 29, 2018 at Tabor College (Hillsboro, KS)
  • Great Lakes: Sept. 15, 2018 at Indiana Wesleyan University (Marion, IN)
  • Eastern: Oct. 6, 2018 at The National Opera Center (NYC)

Proposals for presenters and performers are currently being accepted through July 9


2019 Annual Conference: Pioneering the Future of Opera Salt Lake City

Our next conference will be held January 2-5, 2019, in majestic Salt Lake City at the serene Four-Diamond hotel Little America Hotel Salt Lake City(Please note the date change from the original announced dates)

More conference information to come soon! Those who submitted proposals for consideration will be notified in the coming weeks if their proposal was accepted.


2018 New Orleans, LA

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

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

Convention Schedule

Have a look at the convention schedule to see all of the events offered at this convention:

Convention Schedule

New Orleans

2018 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 was 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 received NOA's highest award, a Lifetime Achievement Award, at the banquet on Saturday, Jan. 6.

 

NOA Events

 


Past Convention Info New Orleans, January 2018

New Orleans

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

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Past Convention Info Santa Barbara, January 2017

Santa Barbara

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

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