Madama Butterfly: Supernumerary Auditions

Auditions will be held: Saturday, September 7, 2019
The Hampton Opera Center
211 SE Caruthers, Portland OR, 97214

ROLES TO BE CAST:

Portland Opera is auditioning performers to play supernumerary roles:  non-speaking, non-singing “extras.”  For this production, we are specifically seeking 2-4 supernumeraries of Asian ethnicity to portray characters for this production set in Japan.

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

Portland Opera is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to audition.

TO SCHEDULE AN AUDITION:

Auditions are by appointment only.  Please send an email with full body photo to auditions@portlandopera.org.  You will be notified by August 26 if you have been granted an audition.

REQUIREMENTS

During the audition, performers will be asked to move and follow directions, as well as learn musical cues.  All auditionees should wear clothing and shoes that they can be comfortable moving in.

Acting experience is a plus but is not required.

REHEARSAL and PERFORMANCE INFORMATION

Staging begins October 5, 2019
Performances are October 25, 27, 31 and November 2, 2019
All services will take place in the evenings, with the exception of the October 27 matinee performance.

Please note:  These are volunteer roles and are unpaid.  Performers will receive parking passes and 2 complimentary tickets to the student dress rehearsal on October 23.