Careers & Auditions

Discover Pacific Opera Victoria

Pacific Opera Victoria has earned a reputation for fostering the careers of Canadian artists, presenting a unique blend of repertoire, building original productions, developing co-productions and working partnerships with other arts organizations.


Tour Manager | Contract

Pacific Opera Victoria and Vancouver Opera are looking for a Tour Manager for The Flight of the Hummingbird with practical knowledge of classical music and/or theatre for young audiences’ productions with a strong understanding of working with collective bargaining agreement. An organized, resourceful, efficient multi-tasker with excellent people, problem-solving and project management skills, the Tour Manager is an integral part of sharing the story of The Flight of the Hummingbird.

See the full job posting here!


Civic Engagement Artist Residency

The Civic Engagement Artist Residency includes both a virtual residency focused on the invention, development and execution of a 10-minute digital work, and an in person residency, where artists will be creating site-specific work for Voices in Nature, preparing and performing in a concert at the Baumann, and be engaged with various community partners.

See more and apply here!


For All to Hear | Call for Submissions

If you are a member of the IBPoC community or a historically marginalized or oppressed group and would like to share your voice, your stories, and your creativity for all to hear, please email our Director of Community Engagement, Rebecca Hass, at [email protected] to discuss what you might have in mind.


Pacific Opera Victoria identifies Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion among its Core Values and encourages applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds.


Programs for Artists

Pacific Opera is committed to creating opportunities for artists, including Artist Residencies for both individuals and ensembles, and Artist Development Programs.

Learn more at: Opera Etc. for Artists

Careers

Pacific Opera Victoria welcomes inquiries from individuals with an interest and expertise in arts administration.

General Inquiries – Marilyn Walker, Director of Finance

Auditions

Pacific Opera Victoria welcomes inquiries from artists interested in auditioning for solo roles or for the Pacific Opera Chorus, as well as inquiries from production artists.

Artist Inquiries – Ereca Hassell, Director of Artistic Administration
Chorus Inquiries – Giuseppe Pietraroia, Chorus Master

Sector and Community Membership

Pacific Opera Victoria is a Professional Company Member of Opera.ca, Opera America, and the ProArt Alliance of Greater Victoria. Pacific Opera operates under the aegis of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association and the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 168.