Ballet

Please be advised that dance auditions for the Metropolitan Opera's 2019/2020 new production of Orfeo will be as follows:

Tuesday August 13, 2019
Beginning at 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM* AGMA MEN

The choreographer, Mark Morris is looking for highly skilled male or male-identifying dancers with a refined sense of musicality, well versed in ballet and modern techniques.

In order to fulfill this engagement you would need to be available for rehearsals beginning September 11, 2019 through the final dress scheduled for October 17, 2019 and as needed; and for performances scheduled for:

  • October 20 Sunday, 24, 29, November 1, 4, 7, 10 Sunday, 2019.


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 6/27/19


Please be advised that dance auditions for the Metropolitan Opera's 2019/2020 new production of Agrippina will be as follows:

Wednesday August 14, 2019
Beginning at 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM* AGMA MEN

The choreographer, Andrew George is looking for male dancers trained in classical, contemporary/modern technique with professional performance experience.

In order to fulfill this engagement you would need to be available for rehearsals beginning December 23, 2019 through the final dress scheduled for February 3, 2020 and as needed; and for performances scheduled for:

  • February 6, 9 Sunday, 13, 17, 22, 25, 29 matinee, March 3, 7, 2020.


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 6/27/19