Park Opera South Hill Park

Auditions


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The Elixir of Love  by Donizetti

The performances of this fully staged production will take place in The Wilde Theatre, South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell, RG12 4PA, on 20-24 February 2018 at 7.30pm, with dress rehearsals on 18 and 19 February. Rehearsals will begin on 7 September 2017, and will take place on Tuesday and/or Thursday evenings, and some Sunday afternoons.

Auditions will take place on Sunday, 23 July 2017 from 2.30pm to 5.30pm at All Saints Hall, London Road, Ascot, SL5 8DQ (directions below). We do not allocate specific audition times, but simply invite you to arrive
at a time that is convenient to you.

If you have any queries please contact:

Music Director Lindsay Bramley T: 07801 104666
    E: lindsay.bramley@btopenworld.com
Producer Sallie Ward T: 01753 854093
    E: drjkward@aol.com
Secretary Sue Lawrence T: 01344 451109
    E: susan1948@ntlworld.com

As the opera will be sung in English, we would stress that auditions must be sung in English. The audition pieces listed below give page numbers for the Schirmer vocal score, but any English translation is acceptable for the audition.

Role Voice Schirmer  
Adina Soprano p 355-358
p 362-370
 From Hear me {Prendi) to Is close at hand (no, non sara cosi)
 From Just as I made you suffer (Quanto ti fei gia misero) to end
Nemorino Tenor p 349-352
p 274-276
 Whole aria Who can deceive a loving heart (Una furtiva lagrima)
 Duet with Belcore, from You don't know (Ah! Non sai)to end
Dulcamara Bass p 93-115  Whole aria I greet you (Udite) to end
Belcore Baritone p 38-42

p 272-274
 From Just as Paris (Come Paridi) to So it's written in the stars (Madre
 dei l'Amore)
 
Duet with Nemorino from Nemorino (Qua la mano) to I'm the winner
 and not he (Anche questa e da cantar)
Gianetta Soprano p 281-287
p 310-316
 From Oh yes it's possible (Possibilissimo)to Whisper (Piano)
 From Adina thinks she is (Di tutti gli) to To that I swear (Da rosica)


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