Walkies-on part for pet pooch

International soloists have been selected from across the world to join the celebrated Chisinau National Opera and Philharmonic Orchestra for a performance of La Bohème at the City Hall on Sunday, February 9, but there is still one small, yet important role which needs filling.

Ellen Kent Productions, is looking for a small, well behaved dog to play the role of Muzetta’s pet pooch in the production of Puccini’s opera.

The pet needs to be well behaved and small to fit the description of the animal’s role with a good temperament and ideally a love for the spotlight.

Its owner will need to be prepared to go onstage in costume to look after him or her in a small, non speaking walk on part.

To audition your dog send a photograph to Sadie@ellenkent.co.uk along with details of breed, height, weight, age and its name. Include a contact number and address. The successful applicant be contacted a week before the performance.

The tour features celebrated soloist sopranos Elena Dee and Olga Perrier and tenors Sorin Lupu and Ruslan Zinevych.