Saturday, December 14, 2019
AGMA Registration – 11:00am
AGMA Audition – 12:00pm
Non-Union Registration – 12:30pm
Non-Union Audition – 1:30pm
Call Backs – 2:30pm
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Washington National Opera announces dance auditions
for its 2019-2020 production of Samson and Delilah
Samson and Delilah
By Camille Saint-Saëns
Director: Peter Kazaras
Associate Director and Choreographer: Eric Sean Fogel
Performances at the Kennedy Center Opera House
12 Corps Dancers needed (7 women and 5 men—divisi subject to change)
Dancers should have strong ballet and contemporary technique. Partnering and overhead lifts will be incorporated into the choreography.
Dancers may work with props and/or weapons. Dancers should be comfortable in little or revealing costumes. Men may be shirtless.
Please bring ballet slippers and form fitting clothing that shows the body and dance line.
Rehearsals begin on or about February 4, 2020
Technical rehearsals begin February 25, 2020
Performance dates are March 1m, 4, 7, 13, 16, and 21, 2020
Rehearsals will take place at the Washington National Opera Studio.
TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT:
or call 202-416-8744
Dancers should report to the Washington National Opera Studio, 6925 Willow St. NW, Washington, DC 20012. To reach the Washington National Opera Studio, go to the 3rd floor of the building; directions will be posted.
Dancers must arrive by the appropriate Registration time listed above, i.e. at least one hour prior to the scheduled Audition time, in order to complete the application process.*
*The taking of measurements and reference photographs for our files does not imply that the artist has been accepted for a position in a production.