Union Avenue Opera

Union Avenue Opera - Auditions 2023 Season

This application closed on Friday January 6, 2023.


Please note: UAO only considers artists for the current season and not future consideration. Applicants are encouraged to consider the season’s repertoire before submitting an application.
All applications will be reviewed and considered in the order that they are received. Applicants are encouraged to apply early. Due to the number of applications received, and time constraints, not all applicants will be granted a live audition. UAO will reserve an equal number of audition slots for each production in consideration. All granted auditions will be in-person at one of the scheduled audition locations. Audio, video, zoom auditions are not being considered at this time.

Please contact Emily at info@unionavenueopera.org with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact help@yaptracker.com.

2023 Festival Season Application

All performance and rehearsal dates are in 2023

Personal Information

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UAO cannot assist in the processing of visas for foreign applicants and requires evidence of legal work eligibility at time of audition.
Vaccination requirements are subject to change in compliance with CDC and company guidelines. Proof of vaccination or medical exemption may be requested at your live audition or contract signing.

Application Details

Rehearsals for each show begin three weeks prior to opening night. There are additional CHORUS ONLY rehearsals in May/June.
Please be specific. If chorus only, enter CHORUS. UAO will not be hearing artists for the roles of Mrs. Gross, Flora, or Miles in TURN OF THE SCREW, nor any youth roles in RAGTIME at this time.
Chorus positions are paid, however UAO only considers local artists for chorus.
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Resume should include education (with dates) and performances.
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Audition Preferences

All auditions for the 2023 Festival Season will be in-person. At this time UAO is not accepting virtual submissions (live or recorded).
While not guaranteed, we will do our best to accommodate your preferred audition time block. There are still spots available at all locations, however specific time blocks are filling up and therefore we may not be able to accommodate all "preferred time block" requests.
APPROVED applications subject to an audition fee (to cover the cost of provided pianist, fee still applicable even if bringing own pianist $40 NYC and $15 STL). 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.

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