Opera fans may want to get themselves out to Trinity Prep in Winter Park this weekend for the annual Metropolitan Opera National Council auditions, which will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Trinity Preparatory School is off Aloma Avenue just east of Howell Branch Road in east Winter Park.
According to the organizers,the winners of this Florida District contest will go on to the regional competition in Atlanta, and one winner from that event will proceed to the semifinals at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. Four or five final winners will be chosen out of about 2,000 contestants nationwide.
The local competition is free and open to the public.