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Singer Auditions on May 1st

Guerilla Opera is auditioning all voice types (especially mezzos and male voices) for roles in their 2016-2017 Season and for consideration in future seasons on Sunday, May 1st beginning at 7PM.

Local singers or singers with local housing only, please send your résumé, head shot and sheet music, if applicable, via email to Aliana de la Guardia, General Manager to be selected for an audition.

Visit our Opportunities Page for more information on how to submit your info for an audition.

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New Operas by Brandeis University Composers

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Guerilla Opera’s artistic residency with New Music Brandeis at Brandeis University culminates in an evening of semi-staged performances of short chamber operas by Brandeis graduate composers during the Leonard Bernstein Festival of the Creative Arts. Stage direction by Nathan Troup.

Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 8:00PM
Slosberg Recital Hall, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
FREE ADMISSION

Festival schedule at http://www.brandeis.edu/arts/festival/schedule/saturday.html
Find directions at http://www.brandeis.edu/about/visiting/directions.html

Operas to be premiered:

The Moose
music and libretto by Jeremy Rapaport-Stein (MFA ’16)
libretto adapted from a story by Andrew Elmers

Hsing
music and libretto by Ernest Ling (‘16)

Your voice XXX not HIM
music by Victoria Cheah (Ph.D. ‘16), libretto from text by Percy Bysshe Shelley

FAMILIAR_WASTE
music by Daniel Allas (MFA ‘16), libretto by Raphael Stigliano (Creative Writing ’18)

Last Lousy Winter in Rockville
music by Luke Blackburn (MFA ‘16), libretto by Anne Kat Alexander (Creative Writing ‘18)

Featured Cast and Ensemble:
Thea Lobo, mezzo-soprano
Aliana de la Guardia, soprano & General Manager
Brian Church, baritone
Rane Moore, clarinets
Mary Joy Patchett, saxophones
Mike Williams, percussionist & Co-Artistic Director

Creative Team:
Nathan Troup, stage director
Julia Noulin-Mérat, resident scenic designer &Director of Design and Production
Chris Brusberg, lighting designer
Neil Fortin, resident costume designer
Sam Filson Parkinson, assistant stage director
Amanda Otten, stage manager

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