Please be advised that dance auditions for the Metropolitan Opera’s new production of DER ROSENKAVALIER for the 201617 season will be as follows:

Monday, August 29, 2016 

       Beginning at 1 PM – 5 PM * AGMA WOMEN &  MEN                                      

Tuesday, August 30, 2016                                  

       Beginning at 12:30 PM – 5 PM * OPEN CALL WOMEN & MEN                      

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

        Beginning at 12 PM – 4 PM * CALL BACK

The choreographer, Philippe Giraudeau is looking for dancers who waltz extremely well. In addition, some of the female dancers will be cast as prostitutes. Dancers cast in this role need to be willing to perform fully nude for a brief time.

*Note – Nudity will not be required at the audition.

In order to fulfill this engagement you would need to be available for rehearsals beginning March 7, 2017 through the final dress scheduled for April 10, 2017 and as needed; and for performances scheduled for: April 13, 17, 21, 24, 28,  May 1, 5, 9, 13mat., 2017.

Please enter the Metropolitan Opera House (Lincoln Center) through the Concourse doors into Founders’ Hall. Auditions will be held in the dance studio, Studio C19.

If you are an AGMA or EQUITY member please bring your VALID membership card with you. Please also bring a photo resume with you to the audition.

The Metropolitan Opera is an equal opportunity employer.

Please be advised that sign in begins one hour before the start of the audition. You must be in the sign in line no later than the start of the audition in order to be seen.

*Stop times are approximate.


Joseph Fritz
Dance Director                                         8/09/16