Fantasy Opera Draft is the first event of its kind, that we know of! It is our aim at Opéra Louisiane to provide unique and interactive opportunities for our singers and audience to connect, especially during this time. We hope everyone enjoys getting to know these incredible singers. We look forward to featuring them all throughout the season. 

The draft is open August 14-30th with a live draft announcement on Monday, August 31st. Once cast, The Barber of Seville is produced in a cinematic style virtual performance and premiered on Friday, October 16th. The Lunch with Leanne series begins November 16th. Tickets will be available at starting August 31st.

Yes, the results are updated daily on Please check the Leaderboard page to see the updated ranking results.

The singers have been assigned to particular roles based on their voice types and the artistic director’s casting choices.

The selected singers all auditioned for Opéra Louisiane productions in recent years. Many of them have performed with Opéra Louisiane in the past. 

Do not worry, we can fix this. Please send your name, the number of votes, and the name of the singer whom you wish to vote for to We would be happy to make the change for you.

Yes. Just be sure to click the box to the left of the person’s name for whom you want to vote before changing the quantity of votes you want to donate.

Unfortunately, not. However, there is no limit on the number of votes you can donate or you can support Opéra Louisiane by choosing to donate an additional amount before your checkout to support students attending Opéra Louisiane’s educational performances for FREE.

The Barber of Seville will be premiered on October 16th in a virtual format. Tickets to access the link will go on sale, along with the rest of our season, on Monday, August 31st.

No, but we have selected a great number of professional singers from all over the United States. Please click on the “Meet” option next to their pictures to find out more about them.

You can also send a check to
Opéra Louisiane
P.O. Box 4908
Baton Rouge, LA 70821
Just include a note with a break down of how you would like to vote. You can also call our office to vote, but all credit card processing takes place through Paypal. 

Scroll down to the middle of the page, just below the yellow bar and you should see a list of your selected votes. 

Please contact Sinella Aghasi at or call 225-377-2029 with any questions.

No. You can select the option to pay with a debit or credit card without creating an account.