This application closed on Monday September 12, 2022.
REMINDER - Deadline is September 11, 2022.
To keep in touch with developments, please join our Facebook group at www.facebook.com/hgostudio. Thank you for applying to the HGO Studio and the Eleanor McCollum Competition.
We will be holding our annual live audition tour in New York City, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, and Houston. In addition, we will be working together with other young artist programs on a coordinated virtual audition process as an option in lieu of a live audition. Steps are outlined below to guide your understanding of this shared video audition process, followed by information about our live audition process.
Step 1: Apply to each program as you normally would. Applications are due Sunday, September 11.
Step 2: Notifications of video auditions will be sent by each company by Friday, October 7. This notification will contain a link to submit a new aria list.
Step 3: Submit your aria list (one list for all programs), indicating your chosen “starter” aria, by Tuesday, October 11.
Step 4: Notification of requested arias from your list (one request for all programs) will be uploaded to your YAP Tracker application on Wednesday, October 19.
Step 5: Record a new video audition and submit the video to each company via YAP Tracker by Friday, November 4.
LIVE AUDITIONS (HGO only)
Step 1: Apply to HGO as you normally would. Applications are due Sunday, September 11.
Step 2: Notifications of live auditions for HGO will be sent by Friday, October 14.
Step 3: Attend your live audition.
Eleanor McCollum competition semifinalists and finalists are required to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 and proof of booster (if eligible) against COVID-19 or a fully supported petition for exemption due to a qualifying disability or sincerely held religious belief.
Studio candidates - Selected Artists are required to abide by HGO's general Workplace Safety Protocols, including our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, in place at the time of service. Currently, Artists are required to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 and proof of booster (if eligible) against COVID-19 or a fully supported petition for exemption due to a qualifying disability or sincerely held religious belief.
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