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

Eligibility
Open to singer/actors of all nationalities, ages 19–32 (born after 30 April 1989 and before 20 January 2003).

Deadline: 19 January 2022


Repertoire
Contestants must prepare a video with 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

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