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Non-Equity Audition

Independent Production
Good Morning Gitmo

Audition Dates: Jul 26

Description:
We are holding Auditions for Good Morning Gitmo. A 45 minute show to be produced at The Annoyance Theater starting the second week of September.

Auditions will be held this Saturday, 7/26 from 7pm - 10pm

Below is a description of Characters we are looking to cast.
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Non-Equity Audition

House Bravura
Cheers 1773 and John Adams

Audition Dates: Aug 2

Description:
House Bravura seeks actors, 8 M and 4 W, for Cheers 1773 -a period style parody in the style of a Cheers two-part episode set during the Boston Tea Party-and John Adams -a Frasier Thanksgiving special parody spinoff of Cheers 1773. The production dates are Th-Su NOV 13th to DEC....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Factory Theater
Hotel Aphrodite

Audition Dates: Aug 9 - Aug 19, 2014

Description:
Are you looking to rekindle your love life? Do you suddenly find yourself aroused by Furries, Plushies, and/or Adult Babies? Dr. Linda Knudson & Family have years of experience in the ever-changing field of love. Let her and her friendly and flexible staff assist you with all of your issues.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Gorilla Tango Theatre
Gorilla Tango Burlesque

Audition Dates: Aug 3

Description:
Gorilla Tango Burlesque seeks to cast understudies for our open-run productions including 'A Nude Hope: A Star Wars Burlesque,' 'The Rack of Khan: A Star Trek Burlesque' and 'Holy Bouncing Boobies!: A Batman Burlesque'. Auditions will be dance-based with light cold readings, held on Sunday, August 3rd from 7:00-10:00pm, scheduled....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Raven Theatre
The Bird Feeder Doesn't Know

Audition Dates: Aug 10

Description:
Seeking female actors (50-70 age range) for the spring 2015 world premier of The Bird Feeder Doesn't Know, written by Chicago playwright Todd Bauer.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Beast Women Productions
All Female Performance Revue

Audition Dates: Aug 2

Description:
Beast Women is proud to be Chicago's Premier Performance Revue. With 7 YEARS of Celebrating the Freedom, Sexuality, Life Oddities, and Primal Strength Found in All Women.

We are looking for any and all performance genres! (Musician, Dancer, Martial Artist, Performance Artist, Comedian, Gymnast, Etc.) Show us....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

OverUnder Collective
Norma & the Maniac

Audition Dates: Jul 24

Description:
Norma & the Maniac is a new play by Ray Nelson that will be produced in late September as part of the Waukegan Theatre Festival with 3 Brothers Theatre. This is an off-book, workshop production with minimal design elements with plans to produce a longer run in the city in....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Cowardly Scarecrow Theatre Company
Musical Of The Living Dead

Audition Dates: Jul 30

Description:
Musical of the Living Dead is looking to cast a key role for their triumphant return to stage this fall. We are seeking performers between the ages of 22 and 30 with strong comedic skills and singing voices.

Short character description:
Trudy McCoy - late teens, a sexy but dim....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Since I Suppose

Description:
Chicago Shakespeare Theater is seeking a 20's-30's male with experience in sleight of hand card magic for a live, pedestrian-based art event called SINCE I SUPPOSE developed in collaboration with the Melbourne-based artistic collective one step at a time like this. Since I Suppose takes its audience on an immersive....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Underscore Theatre Company
The Guide to Being Single

Audition Dates: Aug 2 - Aug 5, 2014

Description:
Underscore Theatre Company is holding auditions for our upcoming world premiere of The Guide to Being Single. The Guide to Being Single Music & Lyrics by Alexi Kovin Book by Kaitlin Gilgenbach In the crowded bars of Wrigleyville, it can be hard to meet people. Don't you with you had....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Overshadowed Theatrical Productions
The Hiding Place

Audition Dates: Aug 2 - Aug 5, 2014

Description:
Overshadowed is proud to announce auditions for The Hiding Place, the true story of one family's involvement in the underground during World War II in Nazi-occupied Netherlands.

When: Preliminary auditions will be held on Saturday, Aug. 2nd from 9:30 AM - 12:30pm, and Monday, Aug. 4th from 7-9 PM. If either....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Theatre Momentum
Consequence

Audition Dates: Jul 30 - Aug 3, 2014

Description:
Theatre Momentum is holding auditions for our upcoming production, "Consequence", on Wednesday, July 30th and Sunday, August 3rd. We are seeking to cast 10-12 total players. These auditions are a little different than your average audition, and we think this will be a great way to get to know your....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Under the Gun Theater
General Auditions

Audition Dates: Jul 27 - Jul 29, 2014

Description:
Under The Gun Theater is having general auditions for its core ensemble. Seeking performers with a minimum of one year Improv Training. Auditions will be improvised, nothing to prepare.

Auditions will be held on Sun July 27 4pm-6pm, Mon July 28 2pm-6pm and Tues July 29 7pm-10pm at our rehearsal studio....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The James Downing Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream

Audition Dates: Jul 27 - Jul 28, 2014

Description:
The James Downing theater will be producing and holding auditions for one of Shakespeare's classic comedies; A Midsummer Night's Dream. A nontraditional doubling of roles will be used in the production. All ethnicities welcome.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Redtwist Theatre
Another Bone

Audition Dates: Aug 5 - Aug 6, 2014

Description:
Seeking 15-year old male for the role of Ned in the world-premiere of Another Bone, opening Sep 20, directed by Ian Frank.....Read More


Equity/Non-Equity

Windy City Playhouse
Season Generals

Description:
Windy City Playhouse will be holding generals for its premiere 2015 season Monday, August 11- Friday, August 15. All auditions will take place at Actor's Equity Association in Chicago, IL.

EPA's will take place on Monday and Tuesday from 10AM-6PM, and on Wednesday from 10AM-1PM. Please visit the Equity website for....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Wilmette Center for the Arts
9 To 5: The Musical

Audition Dates: Aug 4 - Aug 6, 2014

Description:
The Wilmette Center for the Arts announces auditions for the adult production of 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL directed by Brad Kisner.

Auditions will be Monday, August 4th from 6:00 - 10:00pm with callbacks on Wednesday, August 6th.

Auditions will take place at the Center for the Arts in Wilmette, located at....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Cole Theatre Company
Ecstasy

Description:
Seeking Understudies for Cole Theatre's inaugural production, directed by Shade Murray & to be performed at A Red Orchid Theatre.

Seeking 1 Male to understudy two characters (LEN & ROY) and 1 female to understudy one character (DAWN). ALL late 20's-late 30's

LEN: country boy, eager to please, wife just....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Drama Group
A Little Night Music

Audition Dates: Aug 18 - Aug 19, 2014

Description:
Stephen Sondheim creates a stunning tour de force when he takes Ingmar Bergman's comedy of manners, Smiles of a Summer Night, and turns it into a musical of masterful execution and elegance. A Little Night Music is full of hilariously witty and heartbreakingly moving moments of adoration, regret and desire.

Seeking....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Edge of the Wood Theatre
Our Town

Audition Dates: Aug 6 - Aug 7, 2014

Description:
Edge of the Wood Theatre, located in Chicago's Edgebrook neighborhood on the northwest side, announces auditions for Our Town on Wednesday, August 6 and Thursday, August 7 from 7-9 pm. Auditions will be held in the theatre space at the Edgebrook Community Church, 6736 N Loleta Avenue, Chicago. Seeking actors....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Playhouse 38
The Groom Has Cold Feet

Audition Dates: Aug 11 - Aug 13, 2014

Description:
Playhouse 38 is looking for actors for several of their upcoming shows this year.
The Groom has Cold Feet is a comedic murder mystery and will require 9 Women
and 6 men incorporating a wide range.

MEN:
Sheriff Tickle (40-60's) - Sheriff of Pine Grove

Milton (20-60)....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Leftend Productions
Twelfth Night

Audition Dates: Aug 2 - Aug 4, 2014

Description:
Leftend Productions is holding auditions for Feste in their upcoming production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night. We are seeking 1 man or woman who can sing and play and instrument preferably a guitar.

Feste is the local fool and traveling minstrel. He is known for being very witty, singing catchy tunes,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Main Street Opera Singers
La Dolorosa

Description:
Main Street Opera Singers is looking to fill one role for its summer production, La Dolorosa. The work is a one hour zarzuela (spanish language operetta) and its show dates are Aug 22at Casa Italia Cultural center and Sept 19 at Instituto Cervantes.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Cupid Players
Cupid Has a Heart On

Description:
Cupid Has a Heart On, Chicago's longest running musical comedy, will be holding auditions for males. The show is an open run, and has been running over 11 years. The show plays Saturdays at 8pm, at Stage 773. It is a critically acclaimed, award winning show, both here in Chicago....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Clockwise Theatre
Captain Superlative

Audition Dates: Aug 12 - Aug 13, 2014

Description:
Clockwise Theatre is holding auditions for Captain Superlative by Jessica Puller, directed by Madeline Franklin, on August 12th, 5:30PM to 9PM. Callbacks will be on August 13th, 5:30PM to 9PM. All parts call for actors between the ages of 13-17 Available Roles:

CAPTAIN SUPERLATIVE, a teenage....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Jedlicka Performing Arts Center
The Good Doctor

Audition Dates: Jul 28 - Jul 29, 2014

Description:
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center is having auditions July 28th and 29th 2014 at 7pm for Neil Simons The Good Doctor.

We are looking for 2 men and 3 females to cover all roles.

Dante Orfei and Steve Calzaretta will have casting authority.

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Non-Equity Audition

Genesis Theatrical Productions
Creation's Birthday

Description:
Genesis Theatrical Productions will hold auditions for the Chicago premiere of Creation's Birthday a play about Edwin Hubble and his theory of the creation of the universe.

Seeking 6 men 20s-40s and 3 women 20s-40s. The show runs in November and auditions will be in early to mid August.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Hell in a Handbag Productions
The Birds

Audition Dates: Jul 27

Description:
Hell in a Handbag seeks female actress for the role of Peggy Anderson, Alfred Hitchcock's steely ass't in the remount of their smash show, The Birds at Berger Park on the lake.

Seeking: Female, must appear 35-60, with a strong British accent and be FEARLESS.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Murder Mystery Co.
Ensemble Auditions

Audition Dates: Aug 5 - Aug 6, 2014

Description:
We are seeking actors (Male/Female) to join our ensemble. Required experience: improv, dinner theater and/or interactive theater, a VERY outgoing personality, reliable transportation and a flexible schedule. This is paid per performance work, and we also reimburse gas for drivers. Auditions will be held on Tuesday, August....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

On The Spot Theatre Company
Male Actor Needed for Role in Summer Show

Description:
On the Spot Theatre company seeks a volunteer male actor to play a supporting role of a character in his sixties to seventies in our upcoming twelve performance production of Home of the Gentry at the Greenhouse Theatre opening August 14th. ....Read More


Equity/Non-Equity

Profiles Theatre
26th Season

Description:
Profiles Theatre is now accepting headshots / resumes for consideration for their upcoming 26th Season. ....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Waltzing Mechanics
EL Stories

Audition Dates: Jul 21 - Jul 26, 2014

Description:
The Waltzing Mechanics are seeking versatile, creative actors of all types for our next installment of EL Stories, directed by Rebecca Willett. Actors from diverse ethnic backgrounds are especially encouraged to submit. EL Stories, Chicago's hit late-night documentary theatre project, uses real-life transit tales to explore our diverse experiences as....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Prologue Theatre Company
2014-15 Season Generals

Audition Dates: Jul 19 - Jul 24, 2014

Description:
Prologue Theatre Company announces season auditions for our 2014-2015 season!!! please see the shows and breakdowns below.

The 6th Annual Landmark Short Play Festival - Aug. 2014- Sept. 2014 (no stipend provided).

Seeking all types and ages for 11 short plays with a variety of needs.
Porcelain by Chay Yew
Full....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Red Theater
2014-15 Season Generals

Audition Dates: Jul 27

Description:
Red Theater-Chicago is accepting actor submissions for their upcoming 14/15 Season. We are looking for actors of all ages and types. Actors fluent in ASL are especially encouraged to submit.

To Submit: Please email casting@redtheater.org with the subject line "FULL NAME-RTC GENERALS", along with attaching your....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Village Theatre Guild
Grace and Glorie

Audition Dates: Aug 3

Description:
The Village Theatre Guild, Ltd. will hold open auditions at 1 p.m. on Sunday, August 3, for "Grace and Glorie" by Tom Ziegler. This heart-warming play will run weekends from October 17 through November 8 at VTG, located near the northwest corner of Butterfield Rd. and Park Blvd. in Glen....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Beverly Theatre Guild
Young Frankenstein- The Musical

Audition Dates: Aug 3 - Aug 4, 2014

Description:
A wickedly inspired re-imagining of the Frankenstein legend based on the Mel Brooks' classic film. Wide variety of great character parts for leads and ensemble.

Auditions will be held at Salem United Church 9717 S. Kostner Ave. Oak Lawn, IL....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Edward Vera Productions
Wish Upon a Star

Audition Dates: Jul 27

Description:
Casting for Wish Upon a Star, A Disney inspired spectacular, filled with song, dance, and improv. Created with all original content and parodies of all our favorite classics.

Auditions will take place on Sunday, July 27th from 7pm-10pm. This is a three hour long audition process and you are required to....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

MadKap Productions
Crimes of the Heart

Audition Dates: Jul 19 - Jul 26, 2014

Description:
In Hazlehurst, Mississippi, the three Magrath sisters gather to await news of their grandfather, living out his last hours in the local hospital. Lenny, the oldest sister, is unmarried at thirty and facing diminishing marital prospects; Meg, the middle sister, is back after a failed singing career on the West....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Time of Your Life Players
Bud's Cafe Redux

Audition Dates: Jul 16 - Jul 23, 2014

Description:
Time of Your Life Players is holding auditions for Bud's Cafe Redux.

Auditions will be held from 10:30am. to 1:30pm. July 16, 2014 for ages 55+ July 23, 2014 for all ages.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

death&pretzels
The Dybbuk

Audition Dates: Jul 23 - Jul 24, 2014

Description:
death&pretzels is holding auditions for S. Ansky's The Dybbuk. The Dybbuk takes place in a small Jewish community. Leah and Channan are a set of star-crossed lovers, unable to be together because Leah's father, Sender, has promised her to another man. Boundaries between the natural and supernatural are tested as....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Public House Theatre
A Nightmare On Backstreet

Audition Dates: Jul 27 - Jul 30, 2014

Description:
The Public House Theatre announces auditions for A Nightmare On Backstreet A Boy Band Musical Parody by Ricky Glore. A musical that is "Nightmare on Elm Street" meets Backstreet Boys.

Available Roles:

High Schoolers- 2 Males, 2 Females, young-looking, Actor ages 18+

Mother- Female- 35+

Freddy- Male, 18+

Vocal Range: Ability to decently sing....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Saint Sebastian Players
Lotto Fever in the Sucker State

Audition Dates: Jul 19 - Jul 26, 2014

Description:
Saint Sebastian Players is holding auditions for Lotto Fever in the Sucker State. Auditions are held at our theatre at 1625 W. Diversey Pkwy. in the St. Bonaventure Church building.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Fury Theater Company
Short Attention Span Theatre 3 - "The Chicago Way"

Audition Dates: Aug 10 - Aug 11, 2014

Description:
Fury Theatre seeks adult actors of all types for Short Attention Span Theatre 3 - "The Chicago Way". Six brand new short plays will be featured in this year's festival which celebrates the one­act play and our propensity to change the channel every fifteen minutes. ....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Big Noise Theatre
Legally Blonde the Musical

Audition Dates: Jul 21 - Jul 23, 2014

Description:
Harvard's beloved blonde takes the stage by pink storm in this fun, upbeat and smart musical about self-discovery. Based on the much-adored movie, this delightful musical is filled with laughs, production numbers, two dogs and a snappy score.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:
ALL ROLES OPEN

BROOKE WYNDAM An exercise video mogul who is....Read More


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