The permanent Chorus of the National Opera consists of 50 singers. For bigger productions, we employ freelance singers (with a completed conservatory education). To apply for an audition for freelance singer you can use the application form, after which you can be invited for a selection procedure.
For more information you can contact the Chorus office.
T +31 20 551 82 53 or email [email protected]
Audition Opera Studio
Dutch National Opera Studio is a two-year traineeship for seven singers and to répétiteurs, which aims to prepare young talent for an international opera career. The Opera Studio combines workshops and coaching with a wide range of professional experiences. Artistic leader is the international renowned soprano Rosemary Joshua. The programme 2021/2022 is designed to support 7 singers and 2 répétiteurs, all of whom will be employed on a full-time basis as salaried employees of Dutch National Opera for up to a two year period. The young Artists will be immersed into the professional life of the company and mentored by international coaches and directors through every aspect of their career development in an individually tailor-made programme.