AH 105: OLLI Met Auditions Opera Hopefuls – Class handouts available

Presenter/Developer: George Rothman, an OLLI member and favorite opera presenter, returns to us by popular demand. His humorous speaking style gives reason to become an enthusiastic opera buff.

You have been promoted to ‘principal director’ of the OLLI Metropolitan Opera. You’ve been requested to cast three up-coming operas. They are Giulio Ceasare by Handel, Rigoletto by Verdi and Maria Stuarda by Donizetti. The producer will provide you with the parameters that are to be used to make your selection. Perfect casting is required. So far, the following hopefuls have submitted their applications: Placido Domingo, Renee Fleming, Renata Tebaldi, Luciano Pavarotti and many, many other contenders. Depending on the quality of their resumes, approval will be forthcoming.

Click this link to open the class handout: AH 105 Met Aud Class Handout

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