Chorus Auditions

for Tacoma Opera’s 2017/18 Season, are tentatively scheduled
for Saturday, September 16, 2017.

Who should audition: We welcome hearing people of all voice types, but we particularly need Altos / Mezzo Sopranos for the 2017-18 Season. Prospective New Basses, Baritones and Tenors will also be considered (Anyone who has not previously sung in the Tacoma Opera Chorus)

When: Saturday, September 16, 2017

Time: 11am – 2pm

Where: Downtown Tacoma – Tacoma Opera Rehearsal Hall in the Tacoma Armory located at S Yakima Ave and S 11th St in Tacoma (Entrance to the Rehearsal Hall is on 11th St)

Requirements: Prepare 3 selections (an Aria, Art Song, or Music Theater piece are all acceptable). First selection to be of applicant’s choosing. If we need to hear more, the panel will ask for another selection from the three offered.

Procedures: If interested in auditioning for our company, please email Maria Levy, Artistic Administrator – mlevy@tacomaopera.com. You can also call Maria at the Tacoma Opera office at 253-627-7789 (M-F 10am-2pm) to make an appointment

Click Here to download an application form

Note: We will continue to schedule occasional individual auditions on a case by case basis depending
on the needs of our productions.


The 2017-18 Chorus Season

The Marriage of Figaro

by WA Mozart
Sung in Italian
Staging Rehearsals begin early October 2016
Performances are Oct 28, Nov 3 and 5, 2017 at the Rialto Theater

Carmen

by Georges Bizet
Sung in French
Staging Rehearsals begin mid January 2017
Performances are Feb 3, 9 and 11, 2018 at the Pantages Theater

The Merry Widow

by Franz Lehar
sung in English
Rehearsals begin mid March 2017
Performances are April 14, 20 and 22, 2018 at the Rialto Theater