An ambitious casting event for opera singers, that has no analogues in Ukraine, will be held on May 17-19 at Kyiv Scientists House of NSA Ukraine . (45-a St. Volodymyr Street, Kyiv). Both initiator and coordinator of this unique project is ‘Ukrainian classical artistic management’ Agency, formed by partners Michael Yasynskii, Secret Service EA Owner, Vitaly Palchikov, opera director, and Andrii Bondarenko, known for its charming tone and impeccable phrasing. Discovering new names – that is the main objective of the entire casting processing.
The Audition has two stages. During the first stage, Michael Yasynskii, the producer, and Oliver Clarke, one of the most prominent experts throughout opera world, who works with the most successful opera artists of contemporaneity, will evaluate the applicants. As of today, Oliver has amassed a wealth of experience having established OWL Artist Management Company and having maintained business ties with Scottish Opera, Opera Houses in London, Vienna, Lisbon & Florence as repertoire advisor and casting manager.
As part of meeting, Oliver Clark will teach a master class on ‘The role of professional management in global classical art’.
The brightest and most talented performers of the first stage will be offered to sign a contract with the Ukrainian Classical Artistic Management’ Agency. After that, this fall they will be able to take part in the second stage of audition, organized in conjunction with European agents and representatives of the most prestigious Opera Theaters in Europe: Bergen National Opera, La Monnai Brusseles, Teatro Sao Lisbon, Liceu Barcelona and Zurich Opera Studio.
Casting is complete!