Before applying, please read our competition guidelines and general information here.

Eligibility:
Open to singing actors of all nationalities born after 1 January 1990 and before 1 March 2004 (c. 19-32).
Deadline: 25 January 2023.


Repertoire:
Contestants must prepare a video with all four selections, total duration not to exceed 15 minutes: 

  • A theatrical selection (any genre) by Kurt Weill;
  • A song from a pre-1968 musical;
  • A song from a contemporary musical, 1968 or later;
  • A selection from an opera or operetta.

Each contestant must also upload their headshot, resume and proof of age (driver’s license, passport or other government ID) with their online application form.

Connect with Us:
Questions? We’re here to help! Check our FAQ, or contact us at kwfinfo@kwf.org; (212) 505-5240.
Contact competition staff directly:
Brady Sansone, Director of Programs and Business Affairs: bsansone@kwf.org, (212) 505-5240 x204
Veronica Chaffin, Manager of Programs and Business Affairs: vchaffin@kwf.org, (212) 505-5240 x201

Before applying, please read our grant evaluation criteria here.

Before applying, please read our grant evaluation criteria here.

Before applying, please read our grant evaluation criteria here.

Before applying, please read our grant evaluation criteria here.

Before applying, please read our grant evaluation criteria here.

Before applying, please read our grant evaluation criteria here.

Before applying, please read our grant evaluation criteria here.

The Kurt Weill Foundation for Music