JUDITH NEILSON YOUNG ARTISTS PROGRAMME

This training and bursary programme is dedicated to nurturing exceptionally talented postgraduate singers, pianists, and conductors, with a focus on preparing them for the demands of a professional career. It refines participants’ techniques, blending formal tuition with hands-on experiences in rehearsal rooms and onstage alongside experienced performers. This approach ensures that participants gain invaluable, real-world experience within an opera company setting.

Beyond skill enhancement, the programme offers personal mentorship and expert artistic guidance. Additionally, members receive a monthly stipend, reinforcing the programme’s commitment to their development. It is the only comprehensive advanced training curriculum of its kind for young graduate singers in South Africa.

THE YOUNG ARTISTS

THE SOLOISTS

MANAGEMENT TEAM & STAFF

CAPE TOWN OPERA BOARD