Lyric Opera of Kansas City brings the best the opera world has to offer to Kansas City.


Principal Artist Auditions

The Lyric Opera holds annual auditions in New York City in early December for principal roles in operas scheduled for the following year. These auditions are by appointment only (through management or individual-arranged). For more information contact Sarah Zsohar at szsohar@kcopera.org. If you are going to be in the Kansas City area and would like to inquire about auditioning, please send your resumé and request to Sarah Zsohar at szsohar@kcopera.org.

Additional Auditions

Chorus Auditions

Auditions for the 2016-2017 season Chorus were held in early February 2016.

Information for the 2017-2018 Chorus Auditions will be available in December 2016.

For more information contact Sarah Zsohar at szsohar@kcopera.org.

Children's Chorus Auditions

Auditions for Lyric Opera main stage production Children’s Choruses are held on a per need basis. Audition information will be listed below if a Children’s Chorus is needed for a production.  Interested children are encouraged to attend Lyric Opera camps to ensure inclusion in all Children’s Chorus audition opportunities.

Dead Man Walking Children’s Chorus

Auditions for the Dead Man Walking will be held in late 2016.

Check back later for more information.

Supernumerary Information

Help the show go on, volunteer to be a supernumerary (super) in a Lyric Opera of Kansas City production!  For more information about becoming a super or to request your name be placed on a contact list for open opportunities contact Sarah Zsohar at szsohar@kcopera.org.

Orchestra Information

Members of The Kansas City Symphony comprise the orchestra used for performances by the Lyric Opera of Kansas City. For audition information, please call the symphony’s administrative offices at 816.471.1100 or visit kcsymphony.org.

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