Young Talent

WNO Youth Opera excels in professionalism, hard work, dedication and talent.

In 2014, for their production of Paul Bunyan, WNO Youth opera were the first ever youth opera company to be nominated for a South Bank Sky Arts Award in the Opera Category and the first youth company to win a prestigious RPS award alongside WNO’s productions of Lulu and Lohengrin.

WNO Youth Opera continues to be ambitious and build upon its success. It provides professional training and unique performance opportunities for young singers providing a public platform to highlight young talent. Youth Opera provides a strong progression route for singers beginning at aged 10 and running up to aged 25, offering a range of opportunities designed to develop the skills of young singers at varying levels of ability and age.