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We are always looking for talented people to work with us in various roles across the Company, from volunteering during the festival to joining our Wexford Factory academy. As an Equal Opportunity employer, the Wexford Festival Opera celebrates equity, diversity and inclusion.

We pride ourselves on a uniquely welcoming atmosphere, on adventurous artistic planning, on a tradition of presenting rare and unusual works, and on our history of nurturing and developing young and emerging talent.

There are no vacancies at this time.

Our team of dedicated volunteers is central to Wexford Festival Opera. Be part of the team that helps make Wexford the highlight of our patrons’ autumn. Find out more about volunteering at the Festival.

Wexford Festival Opera is committed to identifying and nurturing talent. Our Wexford Factory academy aims to open doors for emerging singers, repetiteurs, directors, set and costume designers and more.

Applications for the 2024 Wexford Factory

The closing date for applications for the 2024 Wexford Factory is 29 May 2023. Auditions will take place on 19, 20, and 21 June 2023 in Wexford. Learn more about how to apply with full details and application guidelines here.

Find out more about the Wexford Factory.

The Wexford Festival Opera Orchestra has been praised internationally for its quality of playing in a wide-ranging and, in many cases, relatively unknown repertoire.

WFO Orchestra members come from leading orchestras around the country and internationally; many of whom are active recitalists, chamber musicians, and recording artists. Find out more about the Wexford Festival Opera Orchestra.

As well as providing choral support to full-scale opera productions during the Festival in the National Opera House, the Wexford Festival Opera Chorus is unrivalled in offering the dynamic group of artists professional experience and international exposure.

Widely praised for its versatility and dynamism on stage, learn more about and learn how to audition for the Wexford Festival Opera Chorus.