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Auditions for Faust

Auditions for Principals

Bath Opera will be staging one the most popular operas from the late 19th century with Gounod’s Faust on 20-22 February 2020. Musical Director Rupert Drury will work alongside Stage Director Dave Key-Pugh in a fresh realisation of this fantastic opera.

Auditions for Faust will be held at 2pm on 14 July 2019 at Widcombe School, Bath BA2 4JG

Please Click Here to download the information and application form about the auditions, then click below to download the required audition piece(s):

FAUST (tenor)
Cavatina p113  –  117
Duet with Marguerite  p164  –  171
Duet with Mephistopheles p26  –  30

Calf of Gold p63  –  66
Duet with Faust p26  –  30

VALENTIN (baritone)
Cavatina p56  –  59

MARGUERITE (soprano)
The Jewel Song p127  – 134
Duet with Faust  p164  –  171

SIEBEL (soprano)
Flower Song p104 – 108

Any other enquiries should be made to our secretary Pat Harper at

Joining Bath Opera

New members are always welcome to join this friendly company. Bath Opera was delighted to win the Wilfred Roe Trophy for the best opera chorus singing in the South West. We already have a large number of dedicated choral singers, many of whom take solo parts as well. 

Basic membership is just £15 for the year. A show fee is payable if in the main show (£75) and/or the summer tour (£35). Students benefit from a 50% reduction in all fees. Please apply for membership or further details to our secretary Pat Harper at