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Invest in the future of opera by supporting promising young opera singers!


Perform Opera in Italy is taught by faculty with successful careers on the great opera stages of the world and provides an immersive training experience to transition young opera singers from educational preparation to professional careers.

The majority of opera singers noted in our header “Notable Alumni” were given substantial scholarships to the Perform Opera in Italy training program. These young singers now enjoy successful opera careers throughout the world.

All donations go to the Perform Opera in Italy Scholarship Fund.  


Gifts will be recognized on our website. 

Please email us at if you prefer to remain anonymous.  






$ 100

$ 500

$ 1,000

$ 2,000

$ 3,500

To donate, click the Paypal link below and select Donate With Paypal. 

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Perform Opera in Italy is a 501c3 Charitable Organization registered in the State of Pennsylvania.

All donations are fully tax deductible.

Friends of Perform Opera In Italy

The Best of Italy & Opera in the Making!

Is it possible to join the experience without being an enrolled artist?  Yes! 

When you contribute to Perform Opera In Italy, we invite you to join us in Mercatello sul Metauro.  

Personalized Orientation to Mercatello

Restaurant and agriturismo recommendations and reservations

Accommodation recommendations and reservation support

Transportation advice within Italy (train, bus, car rental)


Sponsorship Levels


  • Watch opera professionals at work

  • Attend staged opera rehearsals

  • Attend masterclasses

  • Attend participant voice lesson

  • Premium seating at concerts

  • Invitation to pre-concert apertivos and post concert receptions

  • Mingle afterhours with faculty and participants

  • Join faculty and participant excursions


All from the previous sections plus:

  • Be an “Extra” in an opera scene

  • Participate as a member of the chorus

Help planning (separate fees apply):

  • Spa menu at Grotto dei Folletti

  • Guided hiking

  • Horseback riding


All from the previous sections plus:

  • A voice and/or staging lesson

  • Dinner for two at the palazzo

Help planning (separate fees apply):

  • Private Italian lessons

  • Private guide to historical sites


All from the previous sections plus:

  • Faculty concert in the Palazzo Donati

Help planning (separate fees apply)

  • Taglietelle pasta lesson with Lina

  • Wine tour

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