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AUDITION

FSO is hosting auditions for our 2019/18 Season! FSO is dedicated to hiring a diverse range of creative talent for all facets of their productions

 

We are selecting performers for the following roles:

 

Showcase of New Vocal Chamber Music 

November 5, 2019, Opera America

We are selecting three singers for three parts: soprano (x2), mezzo soprano (f below to middle c). This is an unstaged concert performance. Compensation between $100-$200

 

Self Defined Circuits

June 4-6, 2019

World premiere of a new opera by Jillian Flexner, words by Orlando Segarra. Stage Direction by Be Goodwin, Music Direction by Whitney George

 

Newly created, a sex robot, tries to find out what it means to be a woman while trapped in a world created by her programmer, Pete, and his "Siri" device, Cora. Inspired in part by the true story of a man creating a Scarlett Johansson robot, and the composer's own experiences in an abusive relationship during her formative years, this opera explores the idea of "womanhood" through the lens of someone new to the world, struggling in a world created by man.

 

We are selecting three singers for three parts: Pete, baritone; Cora I, soprano; Cora II, mezzo soprano. Note: Cora is one character sung by two vocalists. This is a fully staged production. Compensation between $250 - 400.

 

To apply, please send along a resume and headshot to:

Jillian Flexner, jflexner@freshsqueezedopera.com

Additionally, we ask that each vocalist bring an optional $10 donation to help cover the costs of a pianist. All auditions will be held September 10