Chautauqua Opera

Chautauqua Opera 2019 Season Young Artist Program

This application closed on Monday September 10, 2018.

Application Deadline: September 2, 2018

October 3 & 4 – Houston, TX @ Rice University

October 6 – Columbus, OH, in partnership with Opera Columbus

October 14 – Los Angeles, LA @ UCLA

October 15 – Los Angeles, LA @ LA Opera


Application Deadline: September 10

October 19-21 – New York City @ Opera America

October 26-28 – New York City @ Pearl Studios


Please note the due dates for each location. We strongly recommend submitting your application materials as early as possible and choosing the widest possible array of prospective audition dates. Any singer applying before September 2ns may apply to be considered for an audition in any of our audition locations; after August September 2nd, applicants will only be able to choose dates in New York City.

Please see our opportunity listing or visit for more details about the 2019 season and repertoire.

Please contact Sara Noble at with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact

Personal Information

Maximum age limit: 35. Applicants should have completed their final year of undergraduate studies as of June 2019.
Please note: the Chautauqua Opera Company can NOT provide a visa for non-US citizens. You must already have or be able to procure a work or student visa before your contract begins in June 2019, valid through the program's duration, in order to be considered for this program.

Contact Information

No spaces, dashes etc. phone number fields

Education and Training

**Please indicate dates and whether or not the contract was an AGMA apprenticeship Maximum number of selections permitted: 4
Selection 1
Selection 2
Selection 3
Selection 4

Audition Details

Please choose at least one audition block for which you are available.
If any of the selected audition locations are particularly convenient for you, please let us know. If all selected locations are equally convenient, please write "NA."

Other Requirements

For US citizens, a copy of your passport photo page or birth certificate will suffice; for foreign nationals, please provide a copy of your visa. Number of documents required: 1.
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Please provide passport photo page, driver's license, or other government issued photo ID with birth-date. Number of documents required: 1.
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One in English (oratorio accepted, musical theater not accepted), one in a foreign language. Number of selections required: 2.
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Payment Details

Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.