Artistic Director: Curt Tucker
Northeast Florida's Premiere Opera Company
Audition Notice

First Coast Opera will hold auditions for singers on Saturday, November 21, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Auditions will be held in the Fellowship Hall at Memorial Presbyterian Church, 36 Sevilla Street in Saint Augustine.

Singers are sought for a fully-staged, professional production of Offenbach’s operetta La Vie Parisienne, which will be sung in French, with new English dialogue, and performed at Lewis Auditorium on the campus of Flagler College on January 9, 2016.

Singers of all levels for all roles and chorus are encouraged to audition. Singers are also sought for future projects.

Singers should be prepared to sing one or two selections. A pianist will be provided. Singers must provide sheet music for the pianist.

There is no cost to audition.

To schedule an audition time, contact Curtis Tucker, Artistic Director, at Singers not scheduled in advance will be heard on a space-available basis.

Singers who cannot attend the auditions, but wishing to be considered for La Vie Parisienne, may submit photo, resumé, and either audio/video files or links to online sources.

Some roles may be filled outside of these auditions.

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First Coast Opera takes you to Paris!

The City of Paris has that special “je ne sais quoi,” noted FCO Artistic Director Curtis Tucker. He is excited to share the passion with our audiences - a passion rich with musical and theatrical life.

Opera Paris
An evening on semi-staged excerpts from classic operas set in Paris... Featuring Act 2 of Verdi's La Traviata & Act 3 of Puccini's La Boheme
Piano Accompaniment. Cast - to be announced.
Saturday, November 14th at 7:30 PM at The Lightner Museum
Tickets: $35.00 General Admission & $10.00 Students with ID

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La Vie Parisienne
Offenbach's lively and tuneful comic operetta. 
Curtis Tucker, Conductor
Nelson Sheeley, Stage Director
Fully staged with orchestra. Cast - to be announced.
Saturday, January 9th at 7:30 PM at The Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College
Tickets: $35.00 Advanced Ticket, $40.00 Ticket at the Door & $10.00 Students with ID

Tickets available soon.

Le Cabaret d'Edith Piaf

An exploration of Parisian nightlife via the cabaret songs of Edith Piaf and lighter Parisian works for the stage.

Now you will come to know Edith Piaf through the eyes of First Coast Opera!

A fun and festive evening for all!

Saturday, April 16th at 7:30 PM at The Mark Lance Armory

190 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine

Tickets: $35.00 General Admission & $10.00 Students with ID

Tickets available soon.

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Your ticket includes a complimentary glass of wine or champagne.