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Teacher assistants hand out music to the students.

An Opera Camper for a Day

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Teacher assistants hand out music to the students.

The day starts off with singing and the lyrics of songs in their original Italian.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

The day starts off with singing and the lyrics of songs in their original Italian.

Maestro Jesse Martins begins the morning's class with staggered rendition of a youth opera song.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Maestro Jesse Martins begins the morning's class with staggered rendition of a youth opera song.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Francesca MacBeth teaches the history of opera productions the Sarasota Opera will do in the upcoming season.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Francesca MacBeth teaches the history of opera productions the Sarasota Opera will do in the upcoming season.

The student watch a recorded production of the 1989 Metropolitan Opera production of "Aida."

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

The student watch a recorded production of the 1989 Metropolitan Opera production of "Aida."

After the history and cultural lesson, students color costumes and set pieces from "Aida" and other operas.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

After the history and cultural lesson, students color costumes and set pieces from "Aida" and other operas.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

In opera director Martha Collins' acting class, students learn basic character work and scene study.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

In opera director Martha Collins' acting class, students learn basic character work and scene study.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

The director of artistic administration Greg Trupiano teaches the students how to create their own opera.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

The director of artistic administration Greg Trupiano teaches the students how to create their own opera.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

The opera campers learn the basics of "Egyptian" style make up for the upcoming production of Giuseppe Verdi's "Aida."

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

The opera campers learn the basics of "Egyptian" style make up for the upcoming production of Giuseppe Verdi's "Aida."

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

In a different group of older students, Maestro Jesse Martins works through songs from the youth opera's production of "Brundibár" by Hans Krása.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

In a different group of older students, Maestro Jesse Martins works through songs from the youth opera's production of "Brundibár" by Hans Krása.

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

Monday, Jun. 22, 2015 |

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