Audition Call - Soprano
re:Naissance Opera and Visceral Visions
The Canadian Music Centre, 837 Davie Street
CALL: We are seeking 1 soprano to record the soundtrack for the animated film adaptation of Did I Just Say That? a new chamber operetta by Katerina Gimon & Valerie Sing Turner.
AUDITION DATE: Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022
TIME: 1pm - 5pm | Auditions will be 15 - 20 minutes
LOCATION: The Canadian Music Centre, 837 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: Thursday, November 24, 5:00pm
January 16 - 20: project rehearsals, times TBD
Saturday, January 21st: First Recording Date
February 18, 2023: Second Recording Date
Rehearsals will be scheduled before each recording date.
SUBMISSION: Auditions are in-person only. We kindly ask that only people who are available for rehearsals (week of January 16, 2023, exact dates/times TBD) and recording dates apply (Jan. 21 & Feb 18, 2023). Please use Submission Form to be considered for a time. Please note we may not be able to accommodate all audition requests.
SUBMISSION FORM: https://forms.gle/mrhB7Kvdju3hGCZp7
AUDITION REQUIREMENTS*: Please bring one opera aria that you feel best represents your voice. Upon confirmation of your audition time, we will send a short excerpt from Did I Just Say That? to prepare for the audition.
*IMPORTANT NOTE BEFORE SUBMITTING: we are not able to offer travel and accommodation for this project. Please only submit materials and requests if you are available and in Metro Vancouver, BC for all project dates. Only people who are available for rehearsal and recording dates noted above should apply.
Applicants should prepare 1 operatic aria of your choice and 1 excerpt from the score (which will be emailed upon confirmation of audition time).
An accompanist is provided; please prepare music sheets by attaching to the submission form.