National Opera Studio


Managing an international consultation to identify opera’s current and future professional needs and shape the UK training provision for singers. 

Client: National Opera Studio
Location: London / UK
Type: Consultation & Research / Performing Arts
Scope: international 
Year: 2015-2016

23 years after the last comprehensive survey of opera training, NOS commissioned an updated review to spur change and engagement in the opera training and professional sector. 


Providing research and coordinating support to NOS and Graham Devlin Associates.


Developed methodologies, managed resources and communications

Organised interviews and focus groups with c. 150 contacts, including key staff at the Big Six and leading Conservatoires

Edited the report and managed feedback event

Read the final report on Opera Training for Singers in the UK – 2016

Key Skills:

Research and Consultation
Strategic Development
Event and Festival Management