OPERA America accepts submissions to be listed in the Opera for Youth Directory. You must be logged in and an OPERA America member to submit a work.
1. A work to be performed for or by young people, with a theme or issue appropriate for that audience.
2. Certain materials must be available in order to prove that the work is performance-ready: A completed score using standard notation software (Finale, Cakewalk, etc.) or legible handwriting, libretto/lyrics and a synopsis.
3. A significant portion of the work should be newly composed. Arrangements of old music combined with new lyrics will not be accepted.
4. The work will be or will have been produced. Proof of performance (a program, production poster, etc.) is required. Proof can be submitted electronically to Education@operaamerica.org
or mailed to the address below:
Opera for Youth
330 Seventh Avenue, 16 Floor
New York, NY 10001