Opera Chorus and Regional Auditions

Chorus and Regional Casting
Auditions for 2017 Season

Our audition process has changed due to our growth and new possibilities. Everyone must audition in person to be considered for our productions. We will not be holding auditions.

 

Regional Casting

As ALO has expanded to operating year round, regional casting opportunities have been expanded as well.

  • Regional singers are invited to audition for small ensemble and comprimario roles
  • Regional casting applicants are asked to prepare two pieces, one in French or Italian of contrasting style (Carmen, Cavalleria) or two musical theatre songs of contrasting style (Fiddler)
  • There will be a $20 fee to cover application and accompanist
  • Singers are asked to bring two copies of their resume and a copy of their music

ALO Chorus

Experienced theatre/chorus singers are invited to audition. The Asheville Lyric Opera Chorus is a paid professional ensemble composed of singers from throughout western North Carolina and greater region.

  • Paid ensemble composed from singers throughout WNC
  • Chorus singers are asked to prepare one piece in French or Italian
  • There will be a $10 fee to cover application and accompanist
  • Singers are asked to bring two copies of their resume and a copy of their music

ALO Collegiate Chorus

Opportunities for area college students are available through our Collegiate Chorus.

  • Ensemble composed of area college students seeking stage/operatic experience
  • Each student will receive a stipend as a member of the chorus
  • Chorus singers are asked to prepare one piece in French or Italian
  • There will be a $10 fee to cover application and accompanist
  • Singers are asked to bring two copies of their resume or bio along with a copy of their music

Please call (828)-236-0670 or email infoalo828@gmail.com to schedule your audition.

Asheville Lyric Opera Chorus
Dr. Michael Ciavaglia- Assistant Music and Chorus Director