Established in 1997, GVSU Opera Theatre was founded to provide GVSU students who sing and act an opportunity to work with stage and music directors from the world of professional opera and theatre. Since 2014, the season has been expanded to include 2 main stage productions per academic year featuring classically based operatic works as well as traditional and new music theatre.
Students who are active in Opera Theatre throughout their undergraduate education have the opportunity to go to NYC to showcase for professional talent agents and casting directors as an opportunity to transition into the professional performance world after graduation. For more information about this opportunity, contact Dale Schriemer.
Wonderful Town (2019), Photo by Samantha Brigham
Sweeney Todd (2017)
Opera Theatre News
Photo by Kendra Stanley-Mills
GV Magazine Feature on OT Alum/Director, Chris Carter
This month's Grand Valley Magazine features a story on MTD Alum Christopher Chase Carter ('09, Dance), a Chicago-based director and choreographer who is putting his GVSU degree to good use.
Read more about his journey at the link: