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New Year's Eve 2023 show auditions

"Some Enchanted Evening" or "Patsy Cline"?


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High Desert Opera is hosting open auditions for its upcoming New Year's Eve Broadway production. Both "Some Enchanted Evening" and "Patsy Cline" are being considered for this winter's full-staged production.

Auditions will take place on Saturday, August 12th, at First United Methodist Church in Grand Junction, CO. Singers can book their audition appointment for an open slot from 2:00 pm to about 3:30-4:00 pm.

Male and female vocalists are welcome, however HDO is looking for a strong female singer in her 20s to 30s to fulfill the role of Patsy Cline.

High Desert Opera auditions

  • Who: High Desert Opera
  • What: auditions for 2023 show
  • When: Saturday, August 12th (starting at 2:00 pm
  • Where: First United Methodist Church at 522 White Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81501 Map
  • How to schedule: text/call Artistic Director James Werner at 970-644-2724

What to know/bring for auditions

  • Bring a song (on your phone or other device) that you would like to sing (piano accompaniment not provided)
  • Ladies, if you are auditioning for Patsy Cline, please be prepared to sing "Lovesick Blues" and/or "I Fall to Pieces" (both can be found on YouTube and there are karaoke versions to put on phones)
  • Text/call James Werner to schedule or if you have questions! 970-644-2274

We look forward to seeing you there! Thank you for trying out!