Aurora Singers Is Auditioning For New Members
OCTOBER 22, 2022 (AURORA, COLORADO): For more than 45 years, and purely for the love of music, the Aurora Singers have been a bedrock of the arts in Arapahoe County with a mission to bring inspiration and joy through fine choral and musical revue performance to the Aurora/Denver Metro area and beyond. A first-class example of community building through the arts, Aurora Singers perform for more than 2,500 local residents each year delighting audiences of all ages.
Planning for the next forty-plus years, the ensemble is inviting local talent to become a part of the Aurora Singers experience. Performers of all singing and physical abilities, 21 years of age and up, are welcome and encouraged to audition. Auditions are ongoing. Please go to https://www.aurorasingers.org/audition-information for more information and to access the audition application form.
Each quarter of the performance season introduces a new show with a unique theme. The repertoire covers a broad spectrum of styles, eras and genres providing something for everyone. The family-friendly productions consist of solo, small group and large group numbers with costumes, scenery and choreography which requires memorization of all music. Performances are held at either South Middle School or East Middle School in Aurora over a weekend – Saturday evening and Sunday matinee – in October, December, March and May. These quarterly productions are complemented with smaller outreach performances in the community and a variety of paid gigs. Rehearsals are held every Tuesday from 7:00 – 9:30 pm at Hope United Methodist Church,5101 S. Dayton Street, Greenwood Village, CO 80111.
ABOUT AURORA SINGERS
For the love of music, the Aurora Singers’ mission is to bring inspiration and joy through fine choral and musical revue performances to the Aurora/Denver Metro area and beyond.
For more than 45 years, Aurora Singers has provided the community with wholesome entertainment that people from all walks of life can enjoy. This warm and welcoming ensemble is a first-class example of community building through the arts. Aurora Singers perform for more than 2,500 local residents each year delighting audiences with lively and charming choral and music revue performances. Known for its highly entertaining and joy-filled performances, the ensemble has grown in artistry since it began in 1977. Aurora Singers now performs four large shows each year with choreography, costumes and sets. All music is memorized, and the repertoire covers a broad spectrum of genres, styles and eras. The four large shows are performed to live accompaniment with a pianist, percussionist and bass player creating an undiminished live music experience.
Serving Aurora and the greater metropolitan area, Aurora Singers is a full SATB (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) ensemble that employs a professional Artistic Director and three accompanying musicians.
Aurora Singers has found a new home for its season performances at South Middle School in Aurora. Numerous outreach performances are performed throughout the season. Aurora Singers welcomes musicians and audiences from all segments of the community and strives to reach underserved members both as guests and as performers. Aurora Singers is inclusive of ensemble and community members with physical disabilities, always willing and able to make accommodations or provide assistance.
Aurora Singers receives funding from Arapahoe, and Douglas Counties through the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District and Colorado Creative Industries. For more information, visit WWW.AURORASINGERS.ORG or call 303-343-3377.