Merola Opera Program and Adler Fellowship Program
Administered by the Merola Opera Program, the National Auditions for the Merola Opera Program and Adler Fellowship Program are held annually. These programs offer performance and career development opportunities for young professional singers, coaches, and stage directors.
The Merola Opera Program is a young artist training program of performance and study.
The Adler Fellowship Program is a residency offered to selected singers and coaches who have completed the Merola Opera Program.
The 2020 Merola Opera Program will take place at San Francisco Opera from June 8 through August 23, 2020 (apprentice coaches and apprentice stage director begin June 1).