Vacancies in the orchestra

The Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester,
General Music Director Sebastian Weigle & Honorary Conductor Michael Gielen, are looking for

from November 1st 2015

one principal cello - special conditions of contract
(audition will announced)

from December 1st 2015

one second violin (tutti)
(auditions on Tuesday October 13th)
Please apply here

one principal horn
(auditions on Thursday November 5th 2015)

from September 1st 2016:

one principal flute
(audition will announced)

Please send information and applications (material can not be returned, unfortunately) at least six weeks before audition date/s to:

Städtische Bühnen Frankfurt am Main GmbH
Untermainanlage 11
60311 Frankfurt am Main


There are no vacancies at the moment at this newly formed Institution.

There is a €900 a month grant for successful applicants.

Vacancies in the Chorus

Oper Frankfurt’s Chorus (Chorus Master from beginning of 2014/15 season Tilman Michael) is looking for

as soon as possible

one 2nd alto

A good command of German and a trained voice would be an advantage.

Please apply to:

Oper Frankfurt
Untermainanlage 11
60311 Frankfurt am Main

Material sent can unfortunately only be returned if you provide an SAE.

Assistant Chorus Master needed

From September 1st 2015 – 29th February 2016 to take over while the present one is on paternity leave.

Duties include attending all chorus rehearsals and auditions for the chorus, training the various groups in the chorus, and extra chorus, rehearsing revivals and, when needed, conducting back stage during rehearsals and performances.

The successful candidate could also take over leading the children's chorus, if this was of interest.

We need someone passionate about working with a chorus, who feels up to the task of working in a house with many new productions and revivals, and with very good piano skills (good sight-reading a must).

Oper Frankfurt is one of the world's leading, and most productive, opera houses.

Chorus Master is Tilman Michael
(whose previous chorus was voted 2014 „Opera Chorus of the Year“ by Opernwelt magazine).

Applications should be sent by email to (
(only passport size photos please)

Vacancy for work experience in the Costume Department

The Costume Department at Oper Frankfurt is looking for somebody who is passionate about theatre, is committed and would fit in with a team to gain work experience during the 2013/14 season.

This would involve supporting our costume assistants, who are the link between the production team and costume department, attending rehearsals and helping on new productions from the start of rehearsals until the first night.

If you are interested in spending a few months with us then please write to:

Städtische Bühnen Frankfurt am Main GmbH
Frau Engel
Neue Mainzer Str. 17
60311 Frankfurt am Main
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Richard Wagner
Saturday 27.04.2013 17:00 h
Opera House

next new production:

Michail Iwanowitsch Glinka
Sunday 25.10.2015 18:00 h
Opera House


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