Royal Academy Opera

Royal Academy Opera has an outstanding reputation for training some of the most talented singers for professional operatic careers.

Our programme for advanced singers provides a highly focused study period in which singers work closely with the Academy’s distinguished singing professors and prestigious visiting artists and gain unrivalled performance experience.

The Academy offers Principal Study at the level of Advanced Diploma to postgraduate singers and Professional Diploma to répétiteurs who demonstrate exceptional talent in the field of opera.

Royal Academy Opera is funded mainly through private, external donations which cover tuition fees.

Opera handbook

Open Days

See also

Performance, the central driving force behind all Academy studies
Fees and Financial Support


Telephone 020 7873 7383 / Email

Anthony Legge

Head of Royal Academy Opera: Anthony Legge

Regularly works with all the major British opera companies such as Glyndebourne and English National Opera

Interim Head of Opera at the Royal Academy of Music

Upcoming Events

Royal Academy Opera Scenes

13 February - 14 February 2020, Susie Sainsbury Theatre

A performance of Opera scenes, a focal point of Royal Academy Opera's training.

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