Chicago Opera Theater – Singer Auditions for Future Casting

June 18, 2024
August 12, 2024

Chicago Opera Theater announces auditions for Future Casting
Location: Chicago
Dates: August 27 & 28, 2024

The number of audition slots is limited and auditions will be granted based on submitted materials and available roles. If granted an audition, singers can expect to be assigned a specific time slot by August 12, 2024. The deadline to submit materials for consideration is 11:59pm central time on July 21, 2024. Any materials submitted after this deadline will be considered only if slots are available.

Chicago Opera Theater is committed to inclusive casting, and encourages artists of color, LGBTQIA+ artists, and artists with disabilities to apply.

We are currently auditioning for various types of opportunities including principal roles, covers, and chorus. We will be focusing on hearing Chicago-local singers, but non-local singers will be heard based on casting needs. Please confirm your Chicago housing status when submitting your materials.

CHICAGO: Auditions will take place on August 27 & 28, 2024, in Curtiss Hall, Fine Arts Building, 410 South Michigan Avenue, 10th Floor. If interested, please submit the following information via email to

  • Resume
  • Headshot
  • Recordings, if available (online links to website and audio or video recordings)
  • Management contact information (if applicable)
  • Audition time limitations/preferences (if applicable)

Audition Requirements:

Bring at least 3 contrasting arias including at least one contemporary American aria