Please be advised that the dance auditions for the Metropolitan Opera’s revival of THE MERRY WIDOW and Extra Dancers for the 201718 season will be as follows:

Thursday, May 11, 2017
               Beginning at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM  *  AGMA MEN
               Beginning at 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM  *  AGMA WOMEN

Friday, May 12, 2017
               Beginning at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM  *  CALL BACK

The choreographer Susan Stroman is looking for women 5’6’’ and taller and men 5’10’’ and taller with a strong all round technique and good partnering skills.

In order to fulfill this engagement you would need to be available for rehearsals beginning November 20, 2017 through the final dress scheduled for December 11, 2017 and as needed; and for performances scheduled for: December 14, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30 matinee, 2017, January 2, 5, 11, 2018.

Please enter the Metropolitan Opera House (Lincoln Center) through the Concourse doors into Founders’ Hall. Auditions will be held in the dance studio, Studio C19.

If you are an AGMA member please bring your VALID AGMA membership card with you. Please also bring a photo resume with you to the audition.

The Metropolitan Opera is an equal opportunity employer.

Please be advised that sign in begins one hour before the start of the audition. You must be in the sign in line no later than the start of the audition in order to be seen.

*Stop times are approximate.


Joseph Fritz
Dance Director                                         4/20/17