Union Avenue Opera

Union Avenue Opera - Auditions 2020 Season

This application closed on Friday January 3, 2020.


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2020 Festival Season Application Information

All performance and rehearsal dates are in 2020
Union Avenue Opera only considers local artists for chorus and does not offer housing or travel assistance for chorus members. To be considered for the chorus artist must audition in St. Louis.
Rehearsals for each show begin three weeks prior to opening night. There are additional CHORUS ONLY rehearsals in May/June.

Casting Notes

The role of Rosina in IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA is preferred in the Mezzo key for consideration.
Ideally the following roles in LES CONTES D'HOFFMANN will be performed by the same artist:
- Spalanzani/Andres/Franz/Pittichinaccio
- Stella/Olympia/Antonia/Giulietta
- Lindorf/Coppelius/Dr. Miracle/Dappertutto
Union Avenue Opera only considers LOCAL artists for CHORUS. To be considered for CHORUS you must audition in St. Louis. Chorus positions are paid however housing is not provided for members of the chorus therefore artists must reside in or around STL during the production period and be available for 3-4 chorus rehearsals in late May/early June (TBD).

Artist Portfolio

No spaces, dashes etc. phone number fields
Union Avenue Opera cannot assist in the processing of passports or visas for foreign applicants and requires evidence of legal work eligibility at time of audition in order to be considered.
Must be presented at time of audition.

Audition Preferences

While not guaranteed, we will do our best to accommodate your request.
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Resume should include education (with dates) and performances.
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Payment Details

APPROVED applications subject to audition fee (NYC $35; STL $10). There is no fee for artists auditioning for CHORUS ONLY. Fee is to be paid within 5 days of your application being APPROVED. Upon application approval an email will be sent to you with instructions on how to pay. Do not send in payment prior to being granted an audition. All audition fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.