The Detroit Opera House regularly holds auditions throughout the year for dancers of all ages for its productions, including The Nutcracker.  For information on auditions, contact Kim Smith dance@motopera.org, or visit the companies' direct links, below.


The Merry Widow dancers

Michigan Opera Theatre announces auditions for dancer in THE MERRY WIDOW.

 

THE MERRY WIDOW revolves around a rich widow whose wealth would be transferred to her next husband, were she to remarry. Lehar's rollicking operetta fills the air with waltzes as the locals scramble to keep the widow from leaving the country with a foreign guy and all her loot.

The Merry Widow rehearsals at the Detroit Opera House March 23-April 10 with performances on April 11, 15, 18, & 19, 2015.  More information on the production may be found at www.motopera.org. This is a paid position. 

 

 

DATE/TIME:                            Wednesday, January 7, 2015 – 7:00pm

TO REGISTER:                      Please email a resume and headshot to Elizabeth Anderson at elizabeth@motopera.org with the subject line: MERRY WIDOW.

Following review you will be contacted with audition details & music.

 

ROLES AVAILABLE:

6 female dancers –Musical Theatre experience is a plus.  Classical and modern dance training helpful.  Dancers will be required to sing music from the show (to be distributed when registering.)

 

 

REHEARSAL/PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE (subject to change)

 

DAY

DATE

TIME

SERVICE

Mar 23 – April 4

TBD

Choreography & Staging Rehearsals

Afternoon/Evenings

Monday

April 6

7:00p

Technical rehearsal

Tuesday

April 7

7:30p

Dress Rehearsal

Wednesday

April 8

7:30p

Dress Rehearsal

Friday

April 10

11:00a

Final Dress Rehearsal

Saturday

April 11

7:30p

PERFORMANCE #1

Wednesday

April 15

7:30p

PERFORMANCE #2

Saturday

April 18

7:30p

PERFORMANCE #3

Sunday

April 19

2:30p

PERFORMANCE #4