Artistic Director/Met Opera luminary Lucine Amara announces open auditions for male/female vocalists (professional, amateur, retired) to sing in the Verismo Opera Chorus. Choristers will sing in full costume on stage under Chorus Director Mara Waldman with a live orchestra conducted by Maestro Anthony Morss in Pietro Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana, Giacomo Puccini’s Suor Angelica at the bergenPAC in Englewood, NJ, Oct. 20, 3:00 p.m. Male singers, representing all vocal ranges and ages, are especially needed. Singers will develop new language skills, receive voice training, improve musicianship.
Bring 1-2 songs to perform. Sight-reading a plus, but not necessary. No prior stage experienced required. Accompanist provided. Download application at http://www.verismopera.org/chorus.html .
Call 201-886-0561 to schedule an appointment.