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For more information about working with our chorus, please see our Chorus Information page.

Michigan Opera Theatre Announces Chorus Auditions For 2017-18 Season

Auditions will be held at the Detroit Opera House, 1526 Broadway, Detroit, MI 48226 on:


Michigan Opera Theatre Chorus is a professional group of diverse men and women of all professions and backgrounds.  Choristers rehearse weekday evenings and weekends for each production period.

The 2017-18 season productions in which the chorus may participate are:

Rigoletto – Giuseppe Verdi

The Marriage of Figaro – W.A. Mozart

Tosca – Giacomo Puccini

The Summer King – Daniel Sonenberg


Auditions should include two arias. One in English and one in a foreign language. Music must be memorized. Operatic repertoire is preferred, but standard oratorio selections will be accepted.  Sight reading may be requested. Singers are required to bring their own music in the correct key.  MOT will provide an accompanist.


Singers who wish to be considered for an audition should send resume & photo to Michigan Opera Theatre at production@motopera.org.  Please include CHORUS AUDITION in the subject line.


Following review of your resume you will be contacted to schedule an audition.


Vocalists of the Michigan Opera Theatre Chorus are members of the American Guild of Musical Artists
Michigan Opera Theatre is an equal opportunity employer