Auditions & Jobs


for THE INVENTION OF MOREL, a new opera by Stewart Copeland in Long Beach at the Beverly O'Neill Theater.

• 3 Females – late 20s - mid 30s: Bordello girls, waitress/maids and sailors
• 3 Males – Captain (middle age), sailor (any age), young male (16-18 looking).

March 4-8th 2-3 TBA sessions pending availability
Sat, March 10th 2:30-5:30pm – 6:30-9:30pm
Tues, March 13th 7:30-10:00pm
Wed, March 14th 2:00-5:00pm – 7:00-10:00pm
Thurs, March 15th 3:00-6:00pm
Fri, March 16th 3:00pm-6:00pm 
Fri, March 23rd 2:00-5:00pm – Brush Up Rehearsal

Sat, March 17th 7:30pm – Performance #1
Sat, March 24th 7:30pm – Performance #2 Sun,
March 25th 2:30pm – Performance #3

$300 fee total per person
Please submit your application to [email protected]



LBO is seeking Stage Managers to join us for an adventurous season! Stage Managers must be team oriented, knowledgeable, experienced, quick, good humored, and project oriented individuals. 
Those applying for the position should:

  • Have 3-5 years of Professional Stage Managing Experience
  • Previous Opera or Musical Theatre Background Preferred
  • Read Music Proficiently
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Proficiency with standard office and business software
  • Full Availability for the Rehearsals & Performances
  • Have a Valid Drivers License
  • Have Reliable Transportation

Positions are paid. Send a cover letter and resume in PDF to [email protected] with the subject line "SM interest: (last name)." No phone calls. No faxes.


Audition announcements will be posted on the LBO website and will be sent to agents. Auditions are held only for specific roles in upcoming productions. LBO is not able to offer private auditions to singers who are passing through Southern California and wish to be heard for future consideration. If you would like to be considered for an audition, please send us a link to a YouTube or other video selection of your work to [email protected]. If you have management, and wish to be considered for a specific role in a production announced on our website, ask your manager to contact LBO about that role at [email protected]. Please note that at this time LBO does not hold general auditions.


If you are a composer who would like to have a work taken into consideration for production at the Long Beach Opera, please submit the following: Cast and orchestration, a comprehensive synopsis of the work, describing the action by scene and a sound or video recording via YouTube or another format where we can determine whether your work may be a match for our artistic vision. If we are interested we will contact you and request further materials. Please mail materials to:

Long Beach Opera
3029 E. South Street, 2nd Floor
Long Beach, CA 90805
Attn.: Production

Please follow the steps described above, and do not mail scores unsolicited as we will not have the time to review them.


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Supported in part by a grant from the Arts Council for Long Beach and the City of Long Beach.
Long Beach Opera events are supported, in part, by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission