Illinois district

Welcome to the Illinois District page for the MET National Council Auditions! Information about the Illinois District Auditions and contact information can be found here. Please don't hesitate to reach out with any inquiries. 

Applications for the 2018-2019 season are now open. Please apply online via the MET National Council website. Once your application materials have been submitted, the $30 application fee can be paid online via PayPal. Please note this link is for Illinois contestants only.

Audition Details

Friday, October 26 or first 35 applicants
Business, no formal gowns or tuxes, please
Johanna Meier, Danielle Orlando, and TBA
Kit Bridges, Madeline Slettedahl
Times will be announced by October 30
Grant Park South Garage

Application Deadline:
Official Accompanists:
Audition Times:

Illinois District Contact

Jason Pompeii
Illinois Auditions Co-Director  

Bill Smith
Illinois Auditions Co-Director

When & Where

Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: TBA

Ganz Hall
Roosevelt University
430 South Michigan Avenue
7th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60605


Additional information can be found on the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions website