Auditions

 

LA CENERENTOLA BY ROSSINI FOR LONGHOPE OPERA 2023

Rehearsals: 5 – 29 June
Performances: 30 June, 1 July, 2 July 

We are holding our first round of auditions for our upcoming summer production of
La Cenerentola at Longhope Opera on Monday 5 December in London. 

 Scherzo Ensemble is a professional development platform which offers paid opportunities to singers aged 20-30.  Our annual projects include an interdisciplinary oratorio tour, solo and ensemble recitals, and a fully-staged opera production at Longhope, Hampshire.

We are currently looking for singers to fill all principal roles and the male chorus. 

Rehearsals will take place in London from 5 – 24 June before a week of technical rehearsals and performances on site in Newton Valence. Transport to/from Longhope and accommodation and meals whilst at Longhope are provided. 

Fees
Principals – £900-£1200 depending on role and experience
Chorus – £500 

Audition requirements
– An aria by Rossini
– A contrasting aria
– The set recit for your intended role  

Click here for the set recits 

To apply to audition, please send your CV, the role you would like to audition for, and your availability on Monday 5 December to: scherzoensemble@outlook.com. Applications close at 12pm on Monday 14 November.  

You can find out more about our work and previous productions at Longhope Opera via  www.longhopesummeropera.com