Opera Santa Barbara Auditions

Opera Santa Barbara is inviting submissions from qualified California-based artists interested in being considered for leading and featured roles in our mainstage productions. Managed and unmanaged artists are welcome to apply provided they meet the requirements below:

  • Have sung a leading or featured role with a company comparable to or larger than OSB in the last two seasons
  • Are able to accept a contract that does not cover long distance transportation or rental car
  • Are willing and able to audition in person in Santa Barbara on October 9 or November 2

Artists who meet all of the above requirements are welcome to send a short email with their website link to Artistic Director Kostis Protopapas at Kostis@operasb.org. No mail or phone inquiries please.



L'Elisir d'Amore, March 2016, Photo by David Bazemore