ARIZONA OPERA ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS FOR CHORUS FOR THE 2015-2016 SEASON.
Auditions will take place as follows:
At the Arizona Opera Center, 1636 N. Central Avenue, Phoenix:
Thursday, March 19, 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 1, 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 11, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
At Dove of Peace Church, 665 W Roller Coaster Rd, Tucson, AZ 85704
Thursday, April 16, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 18, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Each auditioner is to prepare 2 arias or art songs, one in French, and one in Italian, and you will be asked to sight-read a couple of short passages. Each auditioner will be scheduled for a 5 minute slot. A pianist will be provided, or you may bring one with you.
Supernumerary roles are brief, non-singing roles which feature prominently in fully staged operatic performances that Arizona Opera presents at Phoenix Symphony Hall and the Tucson Convention Center. Supernumeraries this season will share the stage with world-class international classical artists and will be fully costumed and made up for their stage appearances portraying priests, nuns, henchmen, ghosts, royalty, swordsmen, townspeople, and women of the night.
Attend rehearsals with Stage Director, Fight Choreographer, Choreographer, and others as required.
Rehearsals generally occur on weekends, but occasionally on weeknights. Performers generally participate in 8-10 rehearsals and all five performances.
Production Stage Manager
On-stage talent. Actors/Models of all ages and sizes
· Education Level: High School preferred
· Special Abilities/Characteristics Preferred but not required: Fencing, Fitness, Dance, Ability to take instruction/direction
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Arizona Opera provides all supernumeraries with a modest honorarium for participation.
Non-singing talent is acknowledged in the programs for each production.
Travel and double-occupancy hotel housing is provided for in Tucson when the production travels to our sister city.
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