2015-2016 Florentine Opera Studio Young Artists Audition Notice

The Florentine Opera Company announces auditions for the seventh season of its young artists program, the Florentine Opera Studio. The Florentine Opera Studio offers a 32-week contract of artist-in-residence employment from September 2015-May 2016.   Consisting of four singers (soprano, mezzo, tenor, baritone/bass) and an accompanist, Studio Artists will have the following opportunities:

  • Perform and cover roles in main stage productions
  • Perform principal roles for in-school touring program
  • Receive individual coaching with Florentine artistic staff
  • Participate in community engagement and education programs
  • Network and perform at donor events

Applications for auditions are available on Yap Tracker beginning January 1, 2015. Auditions will take place in Milwaukee on March 20 & 21, 2015. The final four singers will be chosen from this field of candidates. Weekly stipend and shared housing provided.

Application deadline is January 30, 2015

Contact: Lisa Kay Hanson, lhanson@florentineopera.org
No phone calls please.



General Auditions

The Florentine Opera holds general auditions each spring; the 2014 auditions have been completed.  Information regarding the 2015 auditions will be made available in April, 2015.
The Florentine Opera Chorus follows the guidelines set forth by the American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA).  Potential choristers must be in good standing with AGMA or be willing to join AGMA.

General audition inquiries may be directed to Lisa Hanson, lhanson@florentineopera.org.
No phone calls please.