The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera presents Vincenzo Bellini’s opera, Norma, on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at the Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey. Note, this opera features verismo styled passion, both in lyric and music. Stage Director Evelyn La Quaif directs the complex opera. Also, Maestra Lucy Arner […]
New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s 30th Annual International Vocal Competition Application Deadline: October 18, 2018 Vocal Competition’s Early Bird Application Fee Deadline: $55 through July 31, 2018 Application Fee: $75 beginning August 1, 2018 Preliminary & Final Auditions Auditions take place at Shetler Studios, located at 244 West 54th Street in New York City, New York […]
Verismo Opera returns to Fort Lee, New Jersey! Hear the company’s finest singers perform in concert at the Fort Lee Public Library, located at 320 Main Street in Fort Lee, New Jersey. The program is open to the public and free.
The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera performs a concert in Oradell on July 30, 2018! Enjoy a program of famous arias and Broadway songs. Location: Oradell Free Public Library. 375 Kinderkamack Road, Oradell, NJ 07649. Open to the public. Free.
Hear the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera perform in concert at the Paramus Veterans Memorial Home. Location: One Veterans Drive, Paramus, NJ 07652 Open to the public. Free.
The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera premieres one of Giacomo Puccini’s most intense dramas, Turandot, on Sunday, April 22, 2018. With direction by Evelyn La Quaif, a live orchestra accompanies the principal singers and the chorus. Under Principal Conductor Lucy Arner, the Verismo Opera Orchestra performs Giacomo Puccini’s most famous arias and duets. Chorus […]
Bring your acting expertise to the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s stage. The company is casting supernumerary roles for non-singing, non-speaking supplementary parts. Roles are being cast for ghosts and people to appear in a crowd in the grand production of Turandot on Sunday, April 22 at the Bergen Performing Arts Center. Men, ages […]
Lucy Arner, Principal Conductor/Music Director of the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera, presents the operalogue, Opera for Everyone. Afterward, enjoy a concert of artists singing arias in the styles of the greatest music the world has ever heard. Location: Institute of New Dimensions (IND), 156 Forest Avenue Paramus, New Jersey (in the Central […]
Singers, submit an application to audition with the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Chorus. Auditions are open to professional, amateur, and retired male and female singers. Download an application here. Audition Dates: January 17, 24, & 31, 2018 Location: 44 Armory Street in Englewood, New Jersey Audition Requirements Male singers, representing all vocal ranges […]
New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s 29th Annual International Vocal Competition Application Deadline: October 31, 2017 Vocal Competition. Early Bird Application Fee: $55 through July 31, 2017 Application Fee: $75 beginning August 1, 2017 Preliminary & Final Auditions The preliminary and final auditions take place at Nola Studios, located at 250 West 54th Street, 11th Floor, […]