Call for choir members
Looking for choir members! m/v
|On June 15th and 16th 2017 Holland Festival will have the world premiere of the opera Octavia. Trepanation (music: Dmitri Kourliandski, director: Boris Yukhananov), a coproduction with the Moscow’s Stanislavsky Electrotheatre at the Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ. Are you looking for the opportunity to participate in a professional opera production? Holland Festival is looking for choir members! (m/f)!|
Due to the weight and height of the costume, we are looking for 80 physical strong male and female choir members with excellent stamina. Minimal length 170cm, clothing size M-XL. All voice types are allowed, excellent breath support is required. You have the basic skill set for A Prima Vista but most of all you have a musically develop hearing. And of course, you know what unisono singing entails!
From all applicants full availability is required for the rehearsal dates listed below:
Friday 31/3/2017 19:30-22:00
Saturday 1/4/2017 09:30-17:00
Sunday 02/4/2017 09:30-13:00
Monday 10/4/2017 19:30-22:00
Tuesday 11/4/2017 19:30-22:00
Friday 21/4/2017 19:30-22:00
Saturday 22/4/2017 09:30-17:00
Sunday 23/4/2017 09:30-13:00
Wednesday 10/5/2017 19:30-22:00
Thursday 11/5/2017 19:30-22:00
Friday 12/5/2017 19:30-22:00
Saturday 13/5/2017 09:30-17:00
Sunday 14/5/2017 09:30-15:00
Friday 09/6/2017 19:00-22:00
Saturday 10/6/2017 13:00-17:00
Sunday 11/6/2017 13:00-17:00
Monday 12/6/2017 19:00-23:00
Tuesday 13/6/2017 14:00-22:00
Wednesday 14/6/2017 13:00-17:00+ Dress rehearsal 19:00-23:00
Thursday 15/6/2017 V1 19:00-23:00
Friday 16/6/2017 V2 19:00-23:00
All rehearsals will take place in Amsterdam.
- experience as a chorus member in a professional opera production
- a free guest ticket for the dress rehearsal on June 14th, 2017 at 7:30PM.
- Travel expenses (Public Transport, 2nd class ticket) can be covered for applicants living outside Amsterdam.
- During rehearsals you will be provided with coffee/tea and during rehearsals scheduled all day (09:30-17:00) a lunch will be provided. For evening rehearsals which start in the afternoon (13:00-23:00) we will provide dinner.
- Two T-shirts
We kindly ask you to apply through the online form.
In this application we request a digital copy of your ID or Passport* and a recent picture of yourself. Deadline for applying will be March 27th, 2017.
After you’ve submitted the form, you will receive a confirmation of application within 5 work days. After closing date you will receive a confirmation of participation.