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Fort Worth Opera's application is up!

This application will be used for both FWOpera Studio auditions and non-managed auditions.

Published Thu May 31, 2012

Think you'd be great at leading an opera production but lack the funding? Fractured Atlas is a great resource that can help you hone your development skills; an upcoming session on fiscal sponsorship on June 13 might be just the ticket to get you in the producer's chair.

Published Thu May 31, 2012
Tools of the Trade: Habit List

Lost a day over the holiday weekend and finding it hard to get back in the swing of things? Why not make a habit of being productive in a more structured approach? What does Jerry Seinfeld have to do with opera auditions or the practice room? We'll answer these questions and more in this week's Tools of the Trade.

Published Tue May 29, 2012
Site FAQs: Facebook Referral Credits

Coming up on your membership expiration date and want to lower your renewal fee? YAP Tracker has always offered $5 referral credits and new membership discounts for anyone using our refer-a-friend system; we now also offer an easier way to notify your friends and colleagues about our service: Facebook.

Published Thu May 24, 2012
Tools of the Trade: the YAP Tracker iPhone app!

You asked for it, we delivered: the iPhone app is ready!

Published Sun May 20, 2012
Tools of the Trade: Weekly Feature

Have a favorite app, blog or podcast specifically geared to opera singers you'd like to share? Send it along and we'll be happy to feature it in our new weekly segment, the Tools of the Trade. This week, we'll share a tool for improving your sight-singing.

Published Thu May 10, 2012
The Audition Room: Your Pianist is Your Friend

On behalf of vocal accompanists everywhere, may your opera and vocal scores that you use for auditions remain sleeve, staple and unnecessary marking free.

Published Mon May 7, 2012

If you aren't already reading the blog of Jennifer Rivera, you should. Her thoughtful pieces are a great benefit to our industry; we thank her for representing the thoughts and viewpoints of young, working singers everywhere.

Published Thu May 3, 2012

As opera singers, we're faced with many external challenges that can compromise a performance: an iffy audition the day before, a sick co-worker, a musty theater, a dry environment, too little rest. Have you ever felt, though, that your technique has simply escaped you for no discernible reason?

Published Wed Apr 18, 2012
Site FAQs: Posting opportunities for general use

Are you a company administrator of an opera company or training program? If you already have a full membership account with us, you can use that account to easily post audition and application opportunities without the need for a separate company account.

Published Tue Apr 10, 2012