Opera Birmingham holds auditions for chorus and principal artists throughout the year. General inquiries about auditions should go to

Opera Birmingham is pleased to announce it will hold auditions in New York City at the National Opera Center in New York City on September 29 and October 3 & 4, 2016, for casting consideration for the 2017-2018 season.  (Please note:  All roles for the 2016-2017 season have already been cast.)

Non-managed artists wishing to be considered for an audition in New York should submit their materials through our YAP Tracker application located at  An audition notice has been send to artist managers, and managed artists should have your agent submit your materials for consideration.

House auditions in Birmingham may be scheduled during the year pending the General Director’s availability.  To request a house audition, please email a resume and headshot to, and include potential dates you would like to be considered for an audition.  House auditions generally require the artist to make arrangements for a pianist to play for the audition.

There are no chorus auditions currently scheduled.  Please send an email to to request to be added to our chorus audition list, and we will send a notification when future auditions are scheduled.