Auditions

 2017-2018 Season

Winter Opera St. Louis

Auditions for principal and secondary roles in New York and St. Louis.

Deadline for Submission

Tuesday May 1st, 2017 for New York

Thursday May 18th, 2017 for St. Louis

 

Materials Required

Email to auditions@winteroperastl.org including:

  • Principal Auditions
  • What roles you are auditioning for
  • Which city you are auditioning in
  • The date you would like to audition and what preferred time(s)
  • Head shot
  • Resume – in PDF Format
  • An audio or video recording is preferred but not required. We will accept links to recordings and websites only.
  • $30 accompanist fee in NY –  ONLY IF YOU ARE GRANTED AN AUDITION 
  • $20 accompanist fee in STL – ONLY IF YOU ARE GRANTED AN AUDITION
  • Please use “Auditions” as the subject in the email.
Only qualified artists will be granted an audition.  Once notified of your time, please use the PayPal link provided to pay the accompanist fee or mail us a check made out to Winter Opera St. Louis.  Please make your payment within 3 days to secure your time. Auditions will not be finalized until payment is made.


Enter Singer Name Here

You can download our Audition Form to bring to your audition here:

Audition Form

Audition Information

A pianist will be provided in New York and St. Louis.

Audition Location and Date

New York

Wednesday, May 3, 2017   1:30 – 4:30pm

Thursday, May 4, 2017   10 – 5pm

Friday May 5, 2017     10am – 5pm

Nola Studios

250 West 54th Street

New York, NY 10019

 

Saint Louis

Saturday May 20th, 2016     10-5pm

Sunday, May 21th, 2016     10-6pm

 

Winter Opera St. Louis Rehearsal Hall and Studios

2324 Marconi Avenue

St. Louis,  MO 63110

 

Audition Requirements

Prepare 4-5 arias from memory if you are auditioning for a principal or comprimario role.

If you are auditioning for a specific role please prepare an aria from the opera.

If you are auditioning for Chorus, please prepare 2-3 arias – St. Louis ONLY

Opportunity Information

Housing is provided in St. Louis

Transportation to and from St. Louis is provided.

Our artist fees for comprimario and principals roles range from $800-$2500.

Artists are brought in two and a half weeks before the production to rehearse.

Rehearsals are no more than six hours per day.

Chorus is hired locally

Most comprimario roles are cast locally

Theater Location

Skip Viragh Center for the Arts

Reverend Siefert Auditorium

Chaminade College Preparatory School

425 South Lindbergh

St. Louis, MO 63131

Season Information 2017-2018

The Student Prince (English)

Les pechures de perles By Georges Bizet (French)

L’elisir d’amore (Italian)

Genre

Opera

Program Dates 

The Student Prince   –  November 10th & 12th  2017

Les pecheurs de perles  – January 26th & 28th 2018

L’elisir d’amore  – March 9th & 11th 2018

 

Contact Information

Winter Opera St. Louis

auditions@winteroperastl.org

2324 Marconi Avenue

St. Louis MO, 63110

314-865-0038