The Glimmerglass Festival

Singer Application (2016-17)

This application closed on Friday September 2, 2016.

(If interested in the musical theater and dance audition process send an email to for more information. Do not send headshots or resume to this address.)

Please contact Amra Catovic at with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact

Please indicate your FIRST choice audition location Number of selections required: 1.
Please indicate your SECOND choice audition location Number of selections required: 1.
Please provide a standard 2-digit code, such as NY or CA, where applicable.
No spaces, dashes etc. phone number fields
No spaces, dashes etc. phone number fields
Applicants must be United States citizens or have the right to work in the United States. Non-U.S. citizens must send a photocopy of right-to-work documentation (Note: Canadians may gain the right to work by joining Canadian Federation of Musicians and applying for a P2 Visa. This process is completed after succesfully securing a contract with The Glimmerglass Festival and will be done at your own expense).
Please include style of dance, training/experience and length of training
(specify language and years of study or proficiency)
Stage combat experience, dialects, etc. can be included in this section
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Professional References

Please give details of three artistic authorities (directors, conductors, coaches, voice teachers) with whom you have worked and who may act as references. Only one of your referees may be a voice teacher. No written recommendations required.
Number of selections required: 3.
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Audio/Video Selections

Two audio and/or video files are required with your application. If you wish to submit a mix of audio and video files and have fewer than two of either category to complete the requirement, please see our FAQ for instructions. Applications without audio and/or video submissions will not be considered for an audition.
Please submit two arias in contrasting styles and languages with piano or orchestral accompaniment, made within 12 months of the application deadline.
Number of selections required: 2.
You must be signed in to add audio files.

Number of selections required: 2.

You must be signed in to add videos.
You must be signed in to add your resume.

Please upload one high-resolution photograph clearly marked with your name.

You must be signed in to add your headshot.
Please bring a minimum of 5 selections fulfilling the following:

1) Four operatic arias of contrasting styles
Required: 1 Italian and 1 English
The remaining arias can be in any language. No more than 2 arias in the same language.

2) One 20th or 21st century song in English: musical theater, jazz standards, and art songs are all acceptable. * No foreign language art songs permitted.

If you are specifically interested in a role/cover in Oklahoma!, please include a selection from the work in addition to the above requirements. You may also be asked to read sides from Oklahoma! in your audition. If you are granted an audition slot, you will receive a link to the sides you should prepare.

* Please note that it is acceptable to change audition repertoire for the live audition from what is listed on the application.

* Cold reading may be required to assess abilities with spoken dialog. Number of selections required: 5.
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Maximum number of selections permitted: 5

Payment Details

All applications require a $35 non-refundable application fee.
Please note that should you be asked to audition in person, there will be no extra charge for the pianist provided.
Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.