Jenufa Principal Auditions

Performance Venue:  Court Theatre, Tring, Herts, HP23 5QY

Performance Dates: 7.30pm, Friday 12th & Saturday 13th March 2021

Director:   Louise Bakker 

Musical Director:  Kelvin Lim

Auditions:   3-9pm, Monday 20th July 2020, Holy Trinity Church, Walton Street, Aylesbury, HP21 7QX

This will be a fully staged production with orchestra, sung in English. We will be using Universal Edition (Charles Mackerras/John Tyrell 1996). Rehearsals will take place at Holy Trinity Church, Walton Street, Aylesbury, HP21 7QX. An outline rehearsal schedule can be found here

Principal roles

There will be an expense allowance of £200 for each principal singer. Principals cast in the smaller roles will also be asked to sing in the chorus where appropriate.

Please consult the outline rehearsal schedule before applying to ensure that you will be available throughout this period as required.  NA requests should be minimal, and should be received by 1st September 2020.  

Once cast, our MD can offer some individual coaching (without fee) by arrangement during November and December.


We are holding general auditions for the principal roles, open to all. To register your interest, please send your CV/biography and the role(s) in which you’re interested to by 30th June. We will aim to contact you by 7th July to confirm audition slots.

Audition repertoire 

This is available here. These must be sung in English – please contact us if you need to be sent audition materials. We will provide an accompanist, however you are welcome to bring your own. 

For enquiries regarding the production, contact Philip Hayes on 07725 868092. 


Jenufa Audition Notice (pdf)