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Title The audition : a once-in-a-lifetime chance on the world's most famous stage / Frayda B. Lindemann presents a Susan Froemke/Peter Gelb film ; producers, Susan Froemke, Douglas Graves ; directed by Susan Froemke.

Publication Info. [New York] : The Metropolitan Opera, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  DVD 782.1 AUDITION    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - DVDs  DVD A    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (157 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, all regions; LPCM stereo.; DTS 5.1 surround,
Cast Jamie Barton, Kiera Duffy, Michael Fabiano, Dísella Làrusdóttir, Ryan McKinny, Angela Meade, Nicholas Pallesen, Matthew Plenk, Alex Shrader, Ryan Smith, Amber L. Wagner.
Credits Editor, Kathleen Dougherty ; sound, Roger Phenix ; camera, Don Lenzer, Buddy Squires.
Note Bonus features: Renee Fleming hosts a discussion with fellow National Council winners Susan Graham and Thomas Hampson ; Audition for the Met: 2007 Southwest Regional Competition
Summary Documentary film about the 2007 National Council Auditions grand finalists, Jamie Barton, Kiera Duffy, Michael Fabiano, Disella Larusdottir, Ryan McKinny, Angela Meade, Nicholas Pallesen, Matthew Plenk, Alek Shrader, Ryan Smith, and Amber L. Wagner. Looks at the pressures these young opera singers face as they struggle to succeed in one of the most difficult professions in the performing arts. This behind the curtain look at the Metropolitan Opera's National Council Auditions shows how each singer goes about preparing and how the auditions are run and judged.
Language English dialogue.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Opera companies -- Auditions -- United States.
Singing -- Auditions -- United States.
Singers -- United States.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). National Council.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Froemke, Susan. Producer. Director.
Lindemann, Frayda B.
Graves, Douglas. Producer.
Gelb, Peter. Producer.
Barton, Jamie. Performer.
Duffy, Kiera. Performer.
Fabiano, Michael. Performer.
Dísella Larusdóttir. Performer.
McKinny, Ryan. Performer.
Meade, Angela. Performer.
Pallesen, Nicholas. Performer.
Plenk, Matthew. Performer.
Shrader, Alek. Performer.
Smith, Ryan, 1976-2008. Performer.
Wagner, Amber L. Performer.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Standard No. 811357012413
Music No. 811357012413
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