Auditions on Monday, August 21, 2017 starting at 7pm for ALL VOICE TYPES, returning members, and new singers. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION IS AUGUST 15th.
-be at least 21 years old as of August 1, 2017
-be a resident of Austin or live within 30 mi of the city limits (all rehearsals and most performances are in Austin)
-have extensive classical vocal/opera performance experience
-be able to participate in at least one of our two flagship events — Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Art Song (Nov 3, 2017) and Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera (Apr 6-8, 2018).
-possess a collaborative spirit.
These auditions serve to place ensemble members on our Season Six roster. Call backs to cast specific events take place internally.
What materials we will need from you:
-current performance resume, with dates
-current headshot/photo (less than 1 MB)
-list of your four audition pieces. We are looking for complete performances, not park-and-bark. Of your four selections, one MUST be in English, one MUST be in Italian, and one other language of your choice must be represented. Please present at least two arias and at least one art song. You may choose to include one musical theater/G&S song as your fourth choice.
-contact info for two references from the opera/music theater/performance world
-cover letter answering “Why Is OOO For Me?”
These materials should be attached to one email. The email’s subject line MUST read “OOO Audition Application.” DEADLINE FOR MATERIALS IS AUGUST 15, 2017. Click here to email materials.
Limited slots available. Not all applicants will receive an audition. Applicants will be notified of their status by email. Auditions will take place in North Austin. An accompanist is provided.
For more information on One Ounce Opera, including our MISSION STATEMENT and our CORE VALUES, please visit http://oneounceopera.com/about_ooo/