Musical Theater

Varna International Music Academy (VIMA) offers a variety of options for the summer Musical Theater Program along the breathtaking shores of the Black Sea in Varna, Bulgaria. VIMA combines prestigious performance opportunities and world-class training under the tutelage of our internationally renowned faculty.

Participants accepted into the Musical Theater Program will enjoy ensemble and supporting roles in semi-staged productions (complete with a professional orchestra).

Choose one of our options below and join us in Varna, Bulgaria for an unforgettable summer of music!


STABAT MATER, Rossini

Inclusions

  • Voice lessons and coaching
  • Master classes
  • Classes in movement and stage techniques, including stage combat
  • Feldenkrais class: instruction on spinal alignment, posture and relaxation
  • Daily Italian language course
  • Option to participate in the Varna International Choral Festival at no additional cost.
  • Lodging in three-star hotel or four-star hotel/apartment in Varna, Bulgaria (double occupancy)
  • Full breakfast and lunch buffets 7 days a week

MUSICAL THEATER / THE GIFT OF AMERICAN SONG PROGRAM

Inclusions

  • Series of recitals and outdoor presentations
  • Voice lessons and coaching
  • Master classes
  • Classes in movement and stage techniques, including stage combat
  • Feldenkrais class: instruction on spinal alignment, posture and relaxation
  • Daily Italian language course
  • Classes in contemporary dance techniques, acrobatics, and pantomime
  • Option to participate in the Varna International Choral Festival at no additional cost.
  • Lodging in three-star hotel or four-star hotel/apartment in Varna, Bulgaria (double occupancy)
  • Full breakfast and lunch buffets 7 days a week

STABAT MATER, Rossini
MUSICAL THEATER / THE GIFT OF AMERICAN SONG
DIE FLEDERMAUS, J. Strauss (fully-staged)

Inclusions

  • Voice lessons and coaching
  • Master classes
  • Classes in movement and stage techniques, including stage combat
  • Feldenkrais class: instruction on spinal alignment, posture and relaxation
  • Daily Italian language course
  • Classes in contemporary dance techniques, acrobatics, and pantomime
  • Option to extend program by a week to participate in the Varna International Choral Festival, which includes master classes, voice lessons and coaching (additional cost)
  • Lodging in three-star hotel or four-star hotel/apartment in Varna, Bulgaria (double occupancy)
  • Full breakfast and lunch buffets 7 days a week

TALES OF HOFFMAN, Offenbach (fully-staged)

Inclusions

  • Voice lessons and coaching
  • Master classes
  • Classes in movement and stage techniques, including stage combat
  • Feldenkrais class: instruction on spinal alignment, posture and relaxation
  • Daily Italian language course
  • Option to extend program to participate in the Varna International Choral Festival, which includes master classes, voice lessons and coaching (additional cost)
  • Lodging in three-star hotel or four-star hotel/apartment in Varna, Bulgaria (double occupancy)
  • Full breakfast and lunch buffets 7 days a week

STABAT MATER, Rossini
MUSICAL THEATER / THE GIFT OF AMERICAN SONG
DIE FLEDERMAUS, J. Strauss (fully-staged)
TALES OF HOFFMAN, Offenbach (fully-staged)

Inclusions

  • Voice lessons and coaching
  • Master classes
  • Classes in movement and stage techniques, including stage combat
  • Option to extend program by a week to participate in the Varna International Choral Festival, which includes master classes, voice lessons and coaching (additional cost)
  • Lodging in three-star hotel or four-star hotel/apartment in Varna, Bulgaria (double occupancy)
  • Full breakfast and lunch buffets 7 days a week



NOTE: Singers are encouraged to apply for featured and supporting roles. To be considered, please send a video submission and resume with your application form.

Weekly Program Cost
(includes tuition, lodging, two hot buffet meals daily)
4-star hotel/apartment (double occupancy): $1390 per week
3-star hotel (double occupancy): $1290 per week

Single Room Occupancy Rate
4-star hotel/apartment: $280 per week
3-star hotel: $245 per week