Can I bring someone with me?
Applicants are encouraged to invite family members and friends to the auditions. Only the Semi-Finals in New York City are closed to the public.
Where do I apply?
Application Form - May be downloaded from Met and sent online.
Please see: http://www.metopera.org/About/Auditions/nationalcouncil/Online-Application/
What are the age requirements?
The age requirements for the each season will be 20-30 years old for all voice types.
Will a rehearsal time be provided?
How do I get to Spivey Hall at Clayton State University?
Take I-75 South. Exit 233, Turn left at light. Go 1.4 miles. Clayton State University entrance on right, follow signs to Spivey Hall.
How do I obtain tickets to the Regional Auditions?
Tickets can be obtained through the Spivey Hall Box Office at (678) 466-4200 or www.spiveyhall.org.
The cost is $40.00.
How do I receive information about the auditions and other events sponsored by the Southeast Region?
Contact Margaret Talmadge Howell at (C) 678-361-7638 or email: MRTalmadge@msn.com
As a district contestant, what time do I need to be at the auditions and where do I go?
You will receive a letter from your District Chairman with all the information.
At the District Auditions, what do I wear?
The attire is coat & tie for men and street-length dresses for women.
As a Regional contestant, what time do I need to be at Spivey Hall?
Be in the room back stage by 1:30.
At the Regional Auditions, what do I wear?
The attire is formal - Black tie for men and long dresses for women.
Will there be a place and time to warm up?
Can I bring my own accompanist?
Yes, however you must let us know if you plan on bringing your own accompanist.
Will I have a time to rehearse for the Regionals?
Yes. Time will be provided Saturday morning.
Will I have an opportunity to speak with the judges about my performance?
Yes. Time will be provided after the auditions in Spivey Hall for you to meet with each judge.