Auditions- June 25, 2010

In Auditions on June 25, 2010 by danceumbrella

AUDITION – Females – Canadian Opera Company – Aida (Guiseppe Verdi)

The Canadian Opera Company is looking for 5 female dancers for its production of the opera Aida by Guiseppe Verdi. The director and choreographer are looking for accomplished female dancers with a contemporary/modern background who are at ease with improvisation. They should also be able to look comfortable on stage with the other performers in a non-dancer capacity.

The individuals cast in this production will be engaged on an Equity contract under the terms of the Canadian Opera Agreement.

Equity members will be seen before non-members.


Director: Tim Albery

Choreographer: Laila Diallo

Mr. Albery and Ms. Diallo will be conducting the auditions.

Rehearsals begin: August 30, 2010

Performance dates: October 2, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30,

November 2, 5


Date: Monday, July 5, 2010

Call-back auditions: Monday, July 5, 2010

Audition Times: Individuals selected to audition will be contacted with their audition time slot. Auditions and call-backs will fall between the hours of 10:00am – 5:00pm

Location: 227 Front Street East, Toronto, Ontario

Please send headshots and resumes to:

Canadian Opera Company

ATTN: Shawna Green

227 Front Street East

Toronto, Ontario

M5A 1E8

PLEASE NOTE: If you have submitted a resume/headshot for Death In Venice, please just email and let us know that you would also like to be considered for Aida:

Deadline for submissions: Monday, June 28, 2010

Shawna Green, Production Coordinator

Canadian Opera Company

227 Front St. E. Toronto, ON M5A 1E8


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