Autumn Auditions

for

The Ohio State University Opera & Lyric Theatre 2018–2019 Season
and collaborative projects with Opera Columbus


AUTUMN SEMESTER OFFERINGS

  • One Enchanted Evening: A Golden Age Cabaret
    celebrating 75 years of Rodgers & Hammerstein
  • Opera Americana: Scenes from the American Lyric Theatre

Friday, August 24  •  4:15–6:15 p.m.
Hughes Hall Auditorium

Prepare two contrasting pieces, preferably in English. If interested in the cabaret, please perform either a song by R&H specifically or any number from the "Golden Age" (1940s–1950s) repertoire. Bring a performance résumé and a headshot (if available). A pianist will be provided. Callbacks will be held later that same evening, August 24 from 8–10p.m. Assume to be called back.

OPERA COLUMBUS COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

  • Opera Goes to School!—Educational Outreach Tours including
    The Ugly Duckling, Concerts in the Classroom, and Improv Opera
  • Offstage Chorus participation in the mainstage production of
    Puccini's Madama Butterfly

Monday, August 27  •  8–10 p.m.
Hughes Hall Auditorium

Prepare two contrasting pieces, one in English (for the Educational Outreach Tour) and one in Italian (for Madama Butterfly). Bring a performance résumé and a headshot (if available). A pianist will be provided.

To schedule an audition time, email Dylan Davis, a Graduate Teaching Associate for the OSU Opera & Lyric Theatre, at davis.5448@osu.edu.


Performances


One Enchanted Evening: A Golden Age Cabaret
Notes Lounge at Copious Columbus
Saturday, Sept. 29 at 8 p.m.

Madama Butterfly
Southern Theatre
Wednesday and Friday, Sept. 26 and 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 30 at 2 p.m.

Opera Americana: Scenes from the American Lyric Theatre
Weigel Hall Auditorium
Saturday, Oct. 27 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 28 at 2 p.m.

Opera Goes to School! Touring Central Ohio schools throughout spring semester; musical preparation beginning November.


AUDITIONS for OSUOLT's spring semester production of Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 2 and 3. Further information forthcoming.

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OSUOLT Director

A. Scott Parry, director of Ohio State University Opera & Lyric Theatre www.ascottparry.com


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