Faculty of Music

Western Opera Audition Format

Time of Auditions:

Auditions for all productions/events during the 2017/2018 academic year will take place Monday and Tuesday evenings during the first full week of classes in September. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the Performance Department bulletin board, located on the second floor of Talbot College, across from the Music Library, on Tuesday, September 5 at 10:00 a.m.

The 2017-2018 auditions for UWOpera will be held on:

Have one aria or song prepared. Please bring your own accompanist to the audition and arrive at least 15 minutes early.

Audition Panel:

Voting Members:

*The Performance Studies Chair and all members of the voice division are invited to hear auditions in a non-voting status.

Casting Guidelines:

Repertoire for 2017-18:

Carmen

November 16, 17, 18 (8:00 p.m.), 19 (2:00 p.m.)
Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College

Music Director – TBA
Stage Director – Allison Grant

Open to all Western Students

The Pirates of Penzance – Gilbert and Sullivan

January 26, 27 (8:00 p.m.), 28 (2:00 p.m.), February 2, 3 (8:00 p.m.), 4 (2:00 p.m.)
Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College

Music Director – TBA
Stage Director – Theodore Baerg

Open to all Western Students

Opera Scenes Gala

March 16, 17 (8:00 p.m.)
Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College

Music Director – TBA
Stage Director – TBA

Open to all Western Music Students