Tickets for Opera Fusion: New Works production of Doubt available today at 12:00 noon at CCM box office.
Tickets for the Saturday, November 12th Opera Fusion: New Works public reading of the workshop for the opera DOUBT by composer Douglas Cuomo and play write John Patrick Shanley at CCM in Werner Recital Hall will be available at the CCM box office TODAY Monday, November 7th at 12:00 NOON on a 1st come 1st serve basis.
Be the first to hear a public reading of a portion of the operatic adaptation of John Patrick Shanley’s Pulitzer Prize winning play presented by Opera Fusion: New Works.
Opera Fusion: New Works will host a Q & A with the composer and play write after the performance.
See below for important documents relevant to today’s meeting:
• 2011 CCM Opera Production Classes
• 2011 Opera Signup Sheet for Auditions
You will need to fill this sheet out and bring it with you to your audition next week
• 2011-12 Opera Audition Schedule (updated 4:30pm, 9.22.11)
This version here will be updated, you can always use this link for the most up-to-date information
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Please read the following information about the CCM Opera auditions for the 2011-12 season.
TIME AND DATE: Monday September 26th & Tuesday September 27th from 4:00pm – 10:00pm in Corbett Auditorium.
Rehearsals with singers and accompanists will be held the September 17th – 20th and your accompanist time will be assigned to you after September 12th. Prepare only what you wish to audition for.
Audition repertoire for the 2011/2012 CCM OPERA Season
FALL OPERA STUDIO: Opera Fusion: New Works
One American Contemporary Song or Aria
WINTER MAIN STAGE OPERA: Don Giovanni
Finch’ han dal vino
Deh vieni alla finestra
Or sai chi l’onore
Non mi dir: with Recit
Ah fuggi il traditor
Mi tradi: with Recit, entire aria
Il mio tesoro
The catalog aria
Banquo’s aria from Macbeth or similar bass aria with a sustained top E natural
WINTER STUDIO OPERA: La Tragédie de Carmen
* be prepared to speak the aria in French as part of the audition.
SPRING MAIN STAGE OPERA: The Rakes Progress
Fig 27 Aria: Here I stand
Fig 180 Aria: No Word From Tom (With Cabaletta)
Act Three Scene Two
Fig 201 I burn I Burn I Freeze.
Act Three Scene One
Fig 43 Recit: Ladies both Fair and Gracious
Fig 52 Aria: Who Hears me Knows me —
Baba the Turk
Act Two Scene Three
Fig 157 Recit: As I was Saying
Fig 170 Aria: Scorned Abused Neglected
SPRING STUDIO OPERA: La Cenerentola
Cenerentola, Don Magnifico, Don Ramiro, Dandini, Alidoro, Clorinda, Tisbe
Please prepare the aria of the role you wish to be considered for.
CCM Opera 2011/2011 Season
Opera Fusion: New Works
Co-Artistic Directors: Robin Guarino & Marcus Küchle
November 12th, 2011 – 8:00pm
Werner Recital Hall
November 13th, 2011 – 3:00pm
The Cincinnati Opera
A Collaboration between Cincinnati Opera and CCM Opera
Opera Fusion: New Works is an exciting new program whose goal is to contribute to the vitality of opera in North America through the development and production of new operatic works. Funded by a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Opera Fusion: New Works offers composers or composer/librettist teams the opportunity to workshop an opera during a 10-day residency at CCM Opera and The Cincinnati Opera.
by W.A. Mozart
Conductor: Junghyun Cho
Director: Nic Muni
February 9th, 2012 – 8:00pm
February 10th, 2012 – 8:00pm
February 11th, 2012 – 2:00pm & 8:00pm
February 12th, 2012 – 2:00pm
Patricia Corbett Theater
La Tragédie de Carmen
by George Bizet adapted by Peter Brook
Conductor: Stefano Sarzani
Director: Steven Goldstein
March 2nd, 2012 – 8:00pm
March 3rd, 2012 – 8:00pm
March 4th, 2012 – 2:00pm
The Cohen Family Studio Theater
The Rake’s Progress
by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor: Mark Gibson
Director: Robin Guarino
May 10th, 2012 – 8:00pm
May 11th, 2012 – 8:00pm
May 12th, 2012 – 8:00pm
May 13th, 2012 – 2:00pm
by Gioacchino Rossini
May 25th, 2012 – 8:00pm
May 26th, 2012 – 8:00pm
May 27th, 2012 – 2:00pm
The Cohen Family Studio Theater
More information about CCM Opera can be found at http://ccm.uc.edu/opera.