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Audition Call

Vancouver Opera is holding Chorus & Role Auditions on May 2 and 3, 2016 for the 2016 – 2017 Season: 

Otello • Le Nozze Di Figaro • Dead Man Walking

Roles in Otello:
Cassio, Roderigo, Lodovico, Montano

Roles in Dead Man Walking:
Kitty Hart, George Benton, Jade Boucher, Howard Boucher   

Audition requirements:

•    Three opera arias – one in Italian, one in English, and one of choice. 
•    All arias must be in the original language.  
•    Each aria must be no longer than 5 minutes in length.
•    Oratorio and art song selections are not permitted.  
•    An accompanist will be provided.  Applicants may also bring their own accompanist.
•    Applicants must be residents of, and eligible to work in, Canada.

To be considered for an audition, diplomas/degrees are not required, but a minimum of university-level or equivalent in voice and music training, and stage experience, is expected.  

How to Apply:

Please email your résumé and headshot with the words “Chorus and Role Audition” in the subject line by April 15, 2016, along with your completed Audition Form.

No hard copy submissions, No phone calls, please. Only those considered for an audition will be contacted.

Vancouver Opera operates under the jurisdiction of the Canadian Actors' Equity Association.