Artistic Director: Cameron Graham
Music Director: Ezra Donner
Mass Meeting: January 8th, 2023 at 7pm in the Michigan League
Auditions: January 9-11 from 7-10 at STAC
All roles are available for SATB principals and chorus; cast will be selected from the audition pool with no pre-casting. Affiliation with the University of Michigan is not required.
To sign up for an audition time please contact the UMGASS Executive Board by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or sign up in person at the UMGASS Mass Meeting. Walk-ins are also welcome in the first two hours of the audition period each day.
Prepare ~32-64 bars of a selection from musical theater, comic opera, or opera (in English), and provide two legible copies (one each for the auditors and the accompanist). Be prepared to read selections from the libretto if you are interested in a speaking role.
Rehearsals will begin on January 16th, 2023, and will be scheduled for Sundays at 2:00 pm and Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday nights at 7:00 pm. Principals and chorus members will each be called for two rehearsals per week for most of the rehearsal period. Production dates are April 13-16th, at the Lydia Mendelssohn Theater in the Michigan League, with full staging and full orchestra.
Please note: COVID-19 vaccination is required prior to participation in this production, and masks may be required at rehearsals, depending on the evolving public health situation.