Chorus & Comprimario Auditions

Boston Lyric Opera will hold general auditions in Boston, MA for chorus and comprimario roles for the 2016/2017 Season on:
Thursday – Saturday
February 11-13, 2016

If you are a singer who can be based in the Boston area and would like to be considered to be heard at these auditions, please submit the following information:

  • One-page résumé
  • *If you are a member of AGMA, you must note this on the upper right of résumé
  • Current headshot
  • Contact information for at least two references familiar with your work
  • Your preference of audition date, if selected

Information can be sent by e-mail to or by U.S. Mail to:

Artistic Department
Boston Lyric Opera
11 Avenue de Lafayette
Boston, MA 02111

Materials must be received no later than December 30, 2015.
Singers selected to audition will be notified by email by January 13, 2016.
Due to scheduling limitations, not all singers requesting an appointment can be heard.

Boston Lyric Opera does not accept applications received via telephone or fax.

Orchestral Auditions

There are no auditions scheduled at this time. Please check back at a later date.

Supernumerary Auditions

BLO is frequently asked by directors to identify supernumeraries of different ages and types for its productions.  If you are interested in appearing in a BLO production as a super, please send a short email to outlining any prior experience as well as your stage age, a headshot, and a full body shot.