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Opera Memphis is looking for Mid-South singers for its upcoming season!

audition dates

Local Singer Auditions have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Information will be posted as available.

PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES IN 2020-2021 Are to be determined


auditions are by appointment only

For any questions or to set an audition time, contact Sarah Squire, Chief Operating Officer, at (901)202-4548 or by email.

Things to know for the audition
  • Prepare 2 contrasting songs, however we may only hear one. We would prefer one of the pieces be an aria or song in the Italian language. Prepared songs should be memorized.
  • If auditioning for principal or comprimario roles, please bring your headshot/resumé and list of selections. Please include at least one aria or musical theatre song in English.
  • Auditions will be held at the Clark Opera Memphis Center (6745 Wolf River Parkway).
  • An accompanist will be provided. Please bring sheet music. If you prefer, you may bring your own accompanist.
  • Chorus auditions are for ages 18 and up. Children and youth auditions will take place at an alternate time if needed.
  • If you are unavailable for the auditions and would like to audition at another time or submit a video recording for consideration, please contact Sarah Squire for more information.

Clark Opera Memphis Center
6745 Wolf River Parkway
Memphis TN 38120

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Auditions for 2020 Sessions I & II will now be via online submissions only. Click HERE to download an audition form. Please read the audition form carefully and answer as detailed as you are able. We are currently exploring online teaching options as we want to continue to make this an excellent and valuable conservatory for students. Email all audition forms to Bethania Baray.