New York Lyric

Opera Showcase & 

National Competition Finals

Division II

Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 8:00PM


Weill Recital Hall at
881 7th Avenue/57th

New York City





Opera Showcase & Competition Finals (Div. II)


New York Lyric Opera Theatre presents "Opera Showcase & 2016 National Competition Finals (Division II)"

"This is a night you won't want to miss!

1st Half of Concert: 2016 National Competition Finals (Division II)
The Division II (27-35) National Finalists will be competing tonight. These Finalists have been chosen from across the United States at NOLA in New York City, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, University of Miami, University of Illinois, and Illinois Wesleyan University. After advancing to the National Semi-finals, the National finalists will be chosen on May 6th in NYC (the night before this concert). The competition will be rewarding excellence in opera. Over $5,000.00 in cash prizes will be awarded to the Division I & Division II winners for 2016.


Pianist for Division II Competition: Richard Cordova 

2nd Half of Concert: Opera Showcase
The New York Lyric Opera Theatre will perform scenes from well-loved operas such as Delibes' Lakmé, Gounod’s Romeo and Juliet, Offenbach's Tales of Hoffman, and Verdi's Rigoletto and La Traviata, among others. 

Announcement of the Winners
We will announce the winners at the end of the concert.

Performance time: Approximately 2 hours 15 minutes.


For Opera Showcase Cast list, please click "Opera Showcase" button above.


For list of finalists, those will be announced at the performance.