The Audition Synopsis
The Audition, a backstage look at the intense pressures young opera singers face as they struggle to succeed in one of the most difficult professions in the performing arts.

Movie Reviews

The Audition

By kirom
My wife and are Documentary enthusiasts. We particularly enjoy docs where there is suspense re: the outcome of a competition. This one was superbly produced and directed, and contained humor, great...

The Audition

By leealyce
Extremely well done. The audiendce could really get involved and we felt the tension of the competition....

Think you don't like opera? think again.

By funny_anita
I saw this movie with my "documentary buddy" who'll see any documentary with me, no matter the subject. She admitted to me that she'd never seen an opera because she "couldn't stand the screeching."...

The Audition

By tperna
Absolutely Marvelous!! We are looking at the stars of tomorrow....

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By Valdrin
meh...

great movie , poor production, audio sync!

By ronozer
What a wonderful and stirring movie, I was very moved by it and wowed by the great singers. Unfortunately Regal Cinema in Wilmington DE had frequent problems with the audio and video being out of...

The Audition

By phyllis1936
This documentary provided a fascination look at the hard work and dedication of a group of very talented young people and those behind the scenes at The Met who cared so much for the aspiring opera...

Alas Major Misstep

By skirev
The Audition was an entertaining view of the Competition at the Met, with great backstage, rehearsal, dressing room shots. It was interesting to see the view of the auditorium from the vantage point...

The Audition

By wcoperabuff1
Quite interesting to see some of the "process" that the semi-finalists and finalists go through to reach that ultimate selection/rejection. The most impressive result of this movie, to me, was...

Great Movie

By Bonnie Eismann
This was a triumph. I was as nervous as the contestants. I knew Ryan Smith would win when he sang. It was amazing. I was so sad to learn of his death. I hope this will be available on DVD....

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Rated PG