Auditions are announced, by invitation, to those artists who have indicated their interest by sending us a résumé, and for whom there may be suitable roles.

Resume and head shot may also be mailed to

  • Opera San José
    Artistic Administration
    2149 Paragon Drive
    San Jose, CA 95131-1312

Chorus/Small Roles Auditions:

Opera San José will be holding small role/chorus auditions for our 2015-2016 season (Tosca, Carmen, The Marriage of Figaro, and  A Streetcar Named Desire) at our facilities in San Jose (2149 Paragon Drive) on May 2nd and 9th from 11AM-4PM.

We will also be holding auditions in San Francisco at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music on
May 8th from 6-10PM.   

To request an audition please send a resume, headshot, and preferred day to audition to  If you have any questions please contact Jake Lake, the Artistic Administrator at 408-437-4456.  Emails requesting an audition sent to any other OSJ company email addressed will be disregarded.


Opera San José is periodically in need of actors, martial artists, and everyday people of all ages and sizes for supernumerary roles in current and future seasons.  Audition interviews must be conducted before selections will be made.  Please direct inquiries about these featured non-singing, non-speaking roles to Jake Lake at (408) 437-4456.