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Auditions for "Die Fledermaus"

Die Fledermaus


Music by Johann Strauss II

Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Victoria (GSOV) are presenting Die Fledermaus in July 2019.

It will be performed in English, with Direction and Choreography by ROBERT RAY and Musical Direction by ALAN COOK.

We are calling for auditions for the following Principal Roles:
Rosalinda - Eisenstein’s wife - Soprano
Adele - her maid - Soprano
Ida - Adele’s Sister - Soprano
Prince Orlofsky - wealthy Russian eccentric - Mezzo Soprano - played “en travesty” or “a pants role"
Alfredo - the Prince’s Singing teacher, Rosalinda’s former lover - Tenor
Gabriel von Eisenstein - a man of private means - Tenor or High Baritone
Dr Blind - a lawyer - Tenor buffo
Dr Falke - Eisenstein’s friend (Alias, “The Bat”) - Light Baritone
Frank - Warden of the prison - Baritone
Frosch - a jailer - Comedian, non singing

Those wishing to be part of the Chorus DO NOT need to audition. Simply register your interest and availability to Robert.

AUDITIONS:
Monday 17th December from 7:30pm
Wednesday 19th December from 7:30pm
Auditions will be held at SPAAC - 20 McCracken Avenue Blackburn South (formerly Skipper Holland Hall)

General Rehearsals will commence from April 23rd 2019. Full schedule will be released February 2019, once venues have been confirmed.

All roles are unpaid.

Audition pieces can either be an aria from DIE FLEDERMAUS* in English or German, or a piece of your own choosing.
* pdf copies of parts from the Operetta in English and dialogue can be obtained by contacting Robert.

To be allocated an audition time, or for any enquiries please : email the Director - Robert Ray directly. That's robertray@mac.com, or perhaps better: telephone Robert directly on 03 9755 3545 by December 16, 2018.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 December 2018 19:33