Experience Opera in a New Way – As Michigan Opera Theatre Extras!

Those interested in becoming Michigan Opera Theatre extras should contact Elizabeth Anderson, Production Coordinator, at 313.237.3405 or elizabeth@motopera.org.  At the audition the director will explain the extra roles as they apply to the opera and choose those potential individuals they feel would fit the role (and the costume) the best.

The Sleeping Beauty Extras Needed

American Ballet Theatre and Michigan Opera Theatre  are casting child and adult dancers & actors for Alexei Ratmansky’s  The Sleeping Beauty. Your child could be gracing our stage alongside American Ballet Theatre in Alexei Ratmansky’s The Sleeping Beauty this March! Don’t let your dancers (or yourself) miss this opportunity.

Child Dancers

Child Actors

Adult Dancers

Adult Actors


You must be available for all rehearsals and performances. Please email dance@motopera.org with the interested person’s name, height, age and a brief outline of their experience.

Please note ages are approximate, but height will be the main factor. We do not have a rehearsal schedule, nor specific roles at this time.

Michigan Opera Theatre Extras Benefits

Be advised that you must to be available for all rehearsals and performances.