London 2017 Auditions

Announcing NYIOP London 2017

10 – 12 February 2017

Bringing International opera theaters to London to audition singers


Due to an amazing response for the London Auditions, we have added in NEW TIMES on the 10th of February.  They are the last available spaces as of now and once they are gone, a waiting list will be created
These spaces can be booked online via the link below.


For over 15 years, NYIOP has been bringing groups of international casting directors to major cities to hear opera singers audition. Hundreds of Careers have been Started by NYIOP Auditions

  • Simple, Easy and Clear Registration Process
  • Conveniently Audition for SEVEN International Opera Houses in a Great Venue in the Center of London
  • Both Managed and Non-Managed Singers are Welcome
  • Easy Access: No Preliminary Vetting Round of Auditions – If You Register, You Will Sing for the Houses
  • Increase Your Career Visibility and Network With This Valuable Audition Resource
  • Save Thousands Off Traveling to Each of these Theaters Separately
  • All Houses Attending are Currently Casting for Upcoming Seasons (repertoire to listed below once received)
International Houses expected to attend are:
  • Metropolitan Opera, New York (this is the first time the new administrator is hearing for the theater)
  • Theatre Capitole de Toulouse
  • Opéra Nationale du Rhin, Strasbourg
  • New Israeli Opera Tel Aviv
  • Sächsische Staatsoper Dresden “Semperoper”
  • Staatstheater Nürnberg, Germany
  • JUST ADDED! Theater Magdeburg, Germany

Affordable: Fee To Sing for All SEVEN International Houses Is Only £200.  That is only about £35 per theater attending!

Don’t Miss Out on This Valuable Opportunity and Resource!



Final Deadline for Registration is: 20 January 2017


More theaters may be added. Some changes may occur. Details will be posted once confirmed.

Spaces will be filled first-come, first-served. Online registration open now.

There will not be any preselection for this session.  If you register, you sing.

NOTICE – VENUE CHANGE! The auditions will take place at the Jerwood Space, 171 Union St, London SE1 0LN, UK.

The pianist will be Paul Plummer for all auditions.  His fee is £25 and payable in cash when you arrive at the audition.  This fee is not included in the audition fee.

Fee: £200 each session

Online registration is now open via the link below.



Final Deadline for Registration is: 20 January 2017


Private Sessions Available

David Blackburn is offering a VERY LIMITED number of private sessions on February 10th and 13th.  These can be to focus on preparation for or feedback from your audition or preparation for presentation or career/professional advice.

The cost of these sessions will be £120 per session and can be booked online by the same link as the auditions.  Once these sessions are full, there will be no further private sessions available.  The private sessions will also be at the Jerwood Space on the 10th and the Music Studios on the 13th.


Repertoire Being Cast and Considered by the Theaters attending in February in London

Complete Repertoire Needed will be Posted Here Once Received – here is the initial information we have received so far…

  • One theater writes that they have such massive and numerous needs for ALL voice types for ALL roles to fill cover casts and cast all comprimario roles, that it is impossible to list specifics – ALL voice types and all good singers will be considered.

Specific Needs:

Complete Casts in the next one or two seasons for:

  • Manon Lescaut
  • La Périchole
  • Double Bill of: Phèdre (Lemoyne) / « clé-en-mains » (Bru-Zane)
  • La Traviata
  • Donizetti: Dom Sébastien
  • Magic Flute
  • La Cenerentola
  • Salome
  • Don Carlos
  • Carmen (mostly baritones)
  • Tosca
  • Un Ballo in Maschera
  • Manon (Massenet)
  • Andrea Chenier

Specific Voice Types Needed:

  • Light tenor for Early Music
  • Countertenor for Monteverdi
  • Lyric Mezzo for standard repertoire (Cherubino etc)
  • Salome Title Role
  • Baritone fest with Scarpia, Amonastro, title role in Dantons Tod (von Einem)
  • Tenor fest with Rusalka Prince, Cavaradossi etc

more to come as received….


Click below to make ONLY a payment for an audition via PayPal – this link DOES NOT schedule you into a time – to schedule your time, use the Registration Link above:

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