The Metropolitan Opera does not have regular auditions for supernumeraries. However, we recommend that you send a picture and a resume to Gillian Smith. Be sure to include your basic information such as height, dress/suit size, shirt/blouse size, shoe size, etc. Gillian Smith will refer to pictures and resumes to fill suitable roles and will contact you when we do hold auditions. All of your information can be mailed to the following address:


Gillian Smith

Metropolitan Opera

Lincoln Center

New York, NY 10023


If you prefer, you can e-mail a photo and resume to We hope this information is helpful to you. If we can be of further assistance, please feel free to contact us.