Piedmont Opera will hold auditions for Chorus positions for its 2017-18 season. The 40th anniversary season will open with a new production of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize winning opera Silent Night by Kevin Puts and Mark Campbell, with performances on October 27, 29 and 31, 2017. The season will close with The Pirates of Penzance by Gilbert and Sullivan, with performances on March 23, 25 and 27, 2018. Music rehearsals for every Piedmont Opera production begin approximately 8 to 10 weeks before the performance. Staging rehearsals begin approximately 4 weeks before the performance.
Anyone interested in auditioning should prepare a selection, preferably operatic, to perform. In addition, everyone auditioning will be asked to read in several languages and to sight read a musical section. Auditions will be held on Saturday, April 29. To schedule an audition, please call Piedmont Opera at (336)725-7101.