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Education Teaching Artist Auditions

ARIZONA OPERA ANNOUNCES TUCSON AUDITIONS FOR EDUCATION TEACHING ARTISTS FOR THE FALL 2021 SEASON

HIRING FOR ALL VOICE TYPES (Soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone) and Pianist.

 

The Arlyn M. Brewster Tucson OperaTunity Troupe travels to area schools performing all-school assemblies of various adapted operas for elementary and middle school aged students. The troupe performs over 70 shows for over 15,000 students from September - December. This years show is Cinderella, based off of La Cenerentola and Cendrillon, performed in English.

 

  • This is a part-time position.
  • Troupe members are expected to be available August 30 – December 17, 2021 from 7:30am – 3:30pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday with some flexibility from August 30 – September 12.
  • You may choose to either submit a video audition, or audition in-person following strict COVID-19 safety procedures which include submitting a negative test prior to your audition. 
  • If you are already auditioning for the Arizona Opera Chorus and would like to be considered for an Education Teaching Artist position as well, please email Keri Muir (kmuir@azopera.org) to inform her of your interest. 
  • There is no housing or housing stipended provided for this position.
  • If you are a current college student studying in Tucson, there is flexibility to work around your class schedule.

 

In-person Audition Instructions:
Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret (upstairs from the courtyard) 330 S. Scott Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85701
Date: Saturday, April 17, 2021
Time: 11 AM - 4 PM
To schedule an in-person audition, please email kmuir@azopera.org
 

VIDEO Audition Instructions:
You will need to submit 1 video recording with the following requirements:

  • Each auditioner is to prepare 2 selections, as follows:
    • Any Rossini aria of your choice
    • An aria or song of your choice in English

Pianists:

 

In your intro please include:

  • Name
  • Voice type
  • Name and composer of aria

 

DEADLINE FOR VIDEO SUBMISSION IS MAY 3, 2021  

 

Submit your audition video and resume to Director of Education, Cassie Robel at crobel@azopera.org.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the video or in person audition, please email Director of Education, Cassie Robel at crobel@azopera.org.

*Please note, due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, all programs are subject to change.

Reports To: 
Director of Education
Job Category: 
Education Teaching Artist