The Butler Opera International is a University of Texas sponsored international outreach program that competitively selects the most gifted singers who are at the cusp of launching their careers in opera. The Central Texas Philharmonic is proud to be an Honored Partner in what has become one of our nation’s most prestigious opera competition.
Renowned singers from across the globe showcase their skills with captivating performances of opera’s greatest arias, vying for both prestigious prize money and the opportunity to collaborate with esteemed figures in the opera industry. Immerse yourself in this exceptional international program, set against the backdrop of the Bates Recital Hall, and witness the future stars of the operatic stage. Program dates to be announced for the fall of 2024