Holland Opera: Singers for the productions Divorce of Figaro & Messiah (Auditions)

Holland Opera in Amersfoort is looking for Singers for the productions Divorce of Figaro & Messiah (Auditions) (m/f/x) for a number of hours to be determined | Vacancy for a Paid Position, Freelance/ZZP | Deadline: 06-07-2021

Holland Opera is the opera company of region Midden-Nederland and it is one of the structurally funded cultural institutions of Amersfoort. They are known (inter)nationally for their large location-opera’s in Utrecht and its surroundings, and their youth opera’s in their own theatre, De Veerensmederij in Amersfoort.

Holland Opera is Europe’s first independent youth opera company. It functions as a pioneer for the genre, both nationally and internationally. Opera houses throughout Europe (Germany, Denmark and others) program youth opera productions of Holland Opera annually.

Holland Opera is looking for

Singers for the productions Divorce of Figaro & Messiah (Auditions) (m/f/x)

number of hours to be determined

Auditions on July 6th, 2021

Divorce of Figaro

  • Rehearsal period July 2022 | Performance period August 2022 (approximately 15 performances) in the Werkspoor Cathedral in Utrecht.
  • Music W.A Mozart | Niek Idelenburg | direction Joke Hoolboom | Holland Opera in collaboration with the Carthago Consort.

A new opera based on the play Figaro lässt sich scheiden, Mozart’s Nozze di Figaro and new compositions. The opera will be sung in 3 languages: English, German and Dutch.

We are looking for: conservatory students of all voice types. All roles are also part of the ensemble. We would love to hear a Mozart aria.


  • 1 concert on December 11, 2021 in the Noorderkerk in Amsterdam.
  • For the project: ‘Under the spell of’ of the Noorderkerk concerts we are looking for 4 singing soloists (SATB).
  • You will receive vocal coaching and business coaching.
  • You will sing a festive concert with the Amsterdam Bach Consort choir and orchestra.

We are looking for: master students or singers who have recently graduated. We would love to hear an aria from Messiah or another piece by Handel.

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Are you in the final phase of the conservatory or did you graduate recently?
Send an email with biography, photo and you tube movie with a song or aria to: niek@hollandopera.nl.

A pianist is present at the auditions. The auditions are on July 6th, 2021 in Amersfoort in the Veerensmederij.


Meer informatie over de organisatie: zie onze website.