Kentucky Opera

2016/17 Barbara and Halsey Sandford Studio Artist Program Application: SINGERS

This application closed on Friday November 13, 2015.

Kentucky Opera is auditioning for the 2016/2017 Studio Artist ProgramStudio Artists participate in maingstage productions covering roles, performing comprimario roles, and singing in the chorus.  Studio Artists participte in masterclasses with guest artists, the Composer Workshop, perform principal roles in a semi-staged touring production, and perform outreach events and educational programs. Repertoire for the 2016/2017 season includes Puccini’s Madame Butterfly, Mozart’s Abduction from Seraglio and Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado. 


All repertoire is subject to change. 

The program runs late August through mid-November 2016, returning in January through mid-February, depending on the schedule.

Please contact Aubrey Baker at with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact

Personal Information

If not, you must have a green card to be considered for the Studio Artist Program.
Audition preference is not guaranteed. Maximum number of selections permitted: 2

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Please include audio and/or video of 2 arias of contrasting styles. You must include a total of 2 files for your application to be considered complete. 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 a live audition.

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Payment Details

If you wish to pay by check or money order, please remit to:

Aubrey Baker
Manager of Education
Kentucky Opera
323 West Broadway, Suite 601
Louisville, KY 40202