SPOTLIGHT ON OPERA PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES: ARTISTS MANAGER SHAWN MARIE JEFFERY
* Gain a valuable career advantage with insider information on the classical singing industry
* Enjoy the rare opportunity for personal feedback and evaluation from a manager with one of the USA's top boutique agencies
*Learn what you have to do to make yourself marketable to managers and opera companies
Workshop participants will attend lectures on the business of singing and a Q&A session; give a mock audition and receive valuable feedback in an auditions master class; and enjoy a 30 minute private consultation with Ms. Jeffery. They may upgrade to a full hour consultation for an additional fee, pending availability.
Workshop auditors will sit in on the lectures, Q&A, and master class.
A member of the ADA Artist Management team since 2005, Shawn Marie Jeffery has been a vital part of the company's rapid growth into a highly sought after agency, reputed for finding and nurturing some of the most exciting talents on the scene today. Representing a thriving roster of vocalists and conductors worldwide, ADA Artists are seen at the Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, San Francisco Opera, New York City Opera, Houston Grand Opera, and throughout the United States as well as in Italy, Germany, Spain, Switzerland and France. In addition to providing the best possible career management to their artists, ADA believes strongly in helping to educate and inform young artists. Shawn's work now takes her to companies throughout the United States, where she often works with the Resident Artists in master classes passing on insight into the business aspect of the opera world. She has presented at the Classical Singer Convention, Ash Lawn Opera, Opera North, Opera New Jersey, the Seagle Colony, and Yale Opera among others. Prior to joining the ADA Artist Management team Shawn worked as the Director of Education for Opera New Jersey, where she created and directed abridged versions of several operas which toured in schools throughout the northeast. As a mezzo-soprano, Shawn was a winner of the Heinz Rehfuss Singing Actor's Award, and was seen on operatic and concert stages throughout the United States.
United Christian Church (View)
3500 West Parmer Lane
Austin, TX 78752
|Minimum Age: 15|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|