Madison Opera is holding chorus auditions for productions in the 2017/18 season and beyond on Saturday, June 24th in the early afternoon.

Applicants should prepare one piece of their choice for the audition – an aria, art song, or classical musical theatre piece is acceptable. An accompanist will be provided free of charge; please bring your music.

To schedule an audition, please e-mail your request with your voice type, cell phone, and email address to Salvatore Vasta III, Artistic Manager at or call (608)-238-8085.

Please note: The Madison Opera Chorus rehearses regularly beginning approximately six weeks before a production opens. Chorus members receive an honorarium for their participation. Chorus needs for the 2017/18 season includes Carmen, The Abduction from the Seraglio, Florencia en el Amazonas, and Opera in the Park 2018. This summer’s Opera in the Park chorus has already been selected.

Note: These auditions are for Chorus only; principal and studio artist auditions will be held on future dates.

Principal auditions have concluded. They are normally held in the Winter. Check back in October 2017 for the next audition.

Studio Artist auditions have concluded. They are normally held in the Spring. Check back in late February 2018 for the next audition.

If you would like to receive email notifications of audition dates, please email your resume to Salvatore Vasta - Artistic Manager,

      July 22, 2017 
November 3 & 5, 2017
The Abduction from the Seraglio
February 9 & 11, 2018
Florencia en el Amazonas
April 27 & 29, 2018