Chorus Auditions

About Opera Omaha Chorus

The Opera Omaha Chorus comprises of professional singers from Omaha, Lincoln and the surrounding communities.

Auditions are scheduled at various times throughout the year and will be posted on our website.  Singers are asked to prepare 2 vocal selections, one in a foreign language, not to exceed a total of 5 minutes. Arias, art songs, or church solos are all acceptable audition selections. Please provide printed music as an accompanist will be available at no cost. A performance résumé is suggested.

Requirements – Singers must be at least 18 years of age and can read music.

Commitment – Schedule varies, depending on the production – a typical rehearsal schedule includes several rehearsals per week. Rehearsals take place weekday evenings and on the weekends. During the week prior to the production, rehearsals may last 4-5 hours. Performances are generally Friday night and Sunday afternoon.

Location – Rehearsals are held at the Opera Omaha Rehearsal Hall, located on 1850 Farnam Street in Omaha. Performances are typically held at the Orpheum Theater. 

Compensation – The Opera Omaha Chorus is paid at an hourly rate for each rehearsal hour, plus a standard fee for each performance.

Contact J. Gawf at or 402-346-4398 x 201 for more information. 

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