Supernumeraries Casting Call

Kentucky Opera is seeking supernumeraries for our production of The Barber of Seville

NOVEMBER 18, 2018
Brown Theatre Rehearsal Hall | 315 W. Broadway

Kentucky Opera is holding a casting call for Supernumeraries (or Supers), onstage extras — non-speaking & non-singing! They fully participate with the cast and chorus onstage and directors, costumes, and makeup designers offstage.

The Barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini
(Sung in Italian)


4 Male Supers (acting background not necessary but recommended)

  • 1 older “film director” type
  • 3 younger “stage crew” type

Rehearsal Dates:

January 23, 2018 – February 9, 2018
*Rehearsals are normally scheduled in the afternoon and at nights. Please bring any set conflicts to your auditions.

Mandatory Major Dates:

Piano Tech: February 11, 2018 (2-5pm & 7-10pm)

Piano Dress Rehearsal: February 12, 2018 (6-10pm)

Orchestra Dress Rehearsal: February 13, 2018 (6-10pm)

Final Dress Rehearsal: February 14, 2018 (6-10pm)

Performances: February 16 (8pm) & February 18 (2pm)

*All performances are presented at the Brown Theatre.

You will receive a modest honorarium with parking pass near the rehearsal and performance facilities. To schedule an audition, please contact or call 502-561-7934.