Call for 2005 Director for Troupers Light Opera

Notice updated: 07/01/2004

Troupers Light Opera is seeking a stage director for its 2005 production. The show will be The Sorcerer and will be performed in early April of 2005 in New Canaan.

Troupers holds auditions in October and begins rehearsals on the first Monday in January. Music and staging rehearsals for all are held on Monday and Wednesday nights, usually at the First Church in Old Greenwich from 7:30-10 pm, easily accessible by train. Additional rehearsals are held on Saturdays, primarily for principals.

Most weekday rehearsals are split with the accompanist and music director working with one group while the stage director works with the other group.

This is a paying position. To apply for the position of Director, contact the president and vice-president.

Troupers Light Opera is a community opera company that has been presenting Gilbert and Sullivan for 60 years in Fairfield County. We perform with a full 30-piece orchestra, and with professional-quality lighting, sets and costumes.

Performances in 2005 will be on April 1, 2, 3 (matinee), 8 and 9 at New Canaan High School.

A complete downloadable score for The Sorcerer is available from this site.

To read more about The Sorcerer, consult the Gilbert and Sullivan archive.