Chicago Auditions - Auditions In Chicago -Theatre Auditions - Audition Notices
Theatre In Chicago    
Your Source For What's On Stage In Chicago

   Quick Search
OR
Search by date:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   Auditions

Theatre companies or casting agencies who wish to have an audition posted for NO COST may send the notices to auditions@TheatreInChicago.com. We offer our audition listing services FREE of charge to both the theatre companies and the actors to help support the great Chicago theatre community.

  Auditions
Non-Equity Audition

The Home for Wayward Artists
Everybody Needs a Good Night Out

Audition Dates: Feb 16 - Feb 21, 2015

Description:
As part of our inaugural season, The Home for Wayward Artists is proud to present Everybody Needs a Good Night Out, a world premiere play from local playwright Zack Champagne, directed by Associate Artist Michelle Altman.

Casting men and women of all ethnicities (20s-50s)

The Home for Wayward Artists is a....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The New Colony
Stanley in the Name of Love

Audition Dates: Feb 15 - Feb 16, 2015

Description:
The New Colony seeks to cast the role of Stanley in in the upcoming world premiere musical Stanley in the Name of Love. A trailer park fairy decides to become a pornstar because he wants to fall in love. Stanley, his hag, and a chorus of gay angels take off....Read More


Film

Film Audition
Mirrored Personas

Audition Dates: Feb 2 - Feb 9, 2015

Description:
Columbia College Chicago seeks six actors for their upcoming nine episode video production called MIRRORED PERSONAS. The series revolves around Eliza, a fashion student, who struggles to survive the semester after a curse fragments her personality into several pieces. The program will be begin filming in February and once completed,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Stone Soup Shakespeare
Much Ado About Nothing

Audition Dates: Feb 1 - Feb 2, 2015

Description:
Casting for Stone Soup Shakespeare's 2015 Tour of Much Ado About Nothing. Looking for ensemble actors with strong movement and/or music skills. Rehearsals will be in residence in Carbondale, IL beginning April 20 with tour performances in parks throughout the Midwest from May 1-June 8. Necessary travel, room and board....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Jedlicka Performing Arts Center
Moon Over Buffalo

Description:
Jedlicka Perfoming Arts Center has an IMMEDIATE NEED for a replacement for the role of ETHEL in the Ken Ludwig farce Moon Over Buffalo.

ETHEL (actress age open - able to play woman of 65-70) is the mother of Charlotte Hay. Prior comedy experience (especially with broad comic timing) a....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Li'l Buds Theatre
Pirates!

Audition Dates: Feb 9

Description:
Li'l Buds Theatre is holding auditions for Pirates! Written by Charles Way and directed by Li'l Buds Artistic Director Jeff Predmore.

Jim Watts is an ordinary kid - except that he is obsessed with all things piratical and his bedroom is full of ships, sea charts, and even an old treasure....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Remzephyr Productions
Thee Trinity

Audition Dates: Feb 9 - Feb 11, 2015

Description:
Casting premiere stage production (Dark Satire) of Thee Trinity a play by Emmy nominated and Gracie award winning writer/producer Richard A. Roberts. Project description: "A dysfunctional family's millennial meeting presiding over humanity's post-apocalyptic fate. With corporeal spirits on trial, will all hell break loose as a wicked devil states....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The James Downing Theatre
Come Blow Your Horn

Audition Dates: Mar 4 - Mar 6, 2015

Description:
The James Downing Theatre is pleased to announce auditions for its spring production of Neil Simon's autobiographical comedy Come Blow Your Horn, directed by Tony LiFonti. The play takes place in 1961 in the Manhattan New York exclusive bachelor apartment of Alan Baker. Alan's brother Buddy comes to stay with....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Chicago Kids Company
Goldilocks and The Three Bears, Cinderella, and Rapunzel

Audition Dates: Feb 17 - Feb 20, 2015

Description:
Chicago Kids Company is holding general auditions for their upcoming shows: Goldilocks and The Three Bears, Cinderella, and Rapunzel.

All CKC shows are one-hour musicals performed at 10:30am on Weekday mornings, and some Saturdays at 1:00pm. Performances are held at the Beverly Arts Center, the Metropolis Performing Arts Center, and....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Improv Playhouse
The Gathering

Audition Dates: Feb 8 - Feb 9, 2015

Description:
Adult Male Auditions for the Improv Playhouse Production of the Easter classic, The Gathering, will be held Sunday Feb 8, 5-7pm and callbacks Monday Feb 9, 6-8pm.

The late Josephine Raciti Forsberg's, respectful, contemporized adaptation of the last hour of the Last Supper will be directed by David Brian Stuart.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Strangeloop Theatre
Thinking Caps

Audition Dates: Feb 7

Description:
The near future. Websites and the internet are dead. Telepathy and Headsites are the new reality. Everyone who is anyone has a Thinking Cap and they live in a semi-virtual, semi-real world where imagination is the key to success. But how far is too far when it comes to technology?....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Nothing Without A Company
Down the Moonlit Path

Audition Dates: Feb 7

Description:
Nothing Without a Company premiere production of Down the Moonlit Path adapted by Tate A. Geborkoff and created and directed by Rachel Staelens.Beginning their journey on HANSEL and GRETHEL's path through the woods, audiences will take a journey around the world as they explore fairy tales from Japan, the Philippines,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Chicago Folks Operetta
Season Auditions

Audition Dates: Feb 28 - Mar 9, 2015

Description:
Chicago Folks Operetta announces auditions for its tenth anniversary season. Seeking all voice types for Madame Pompadour by Leo Fall, Girl in the Train by Leo Fall and Arizona Lady by Emmerich Kalman. Madame Pompadour will be directed by Amy Hutchison, conducted by Anthony Barrese and be performed at the....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Muse of Fire Theatre Company
Cymbeline and Hamlet

Audition Dates: Mar 21 - Mar 22, 2015

Description:
Muse of Fire Theatre Company invites submissions for our 2015 summer season in Evanston. Actors of color strongly encouraged to audition. Seeking in particular actors with vocal training to perform outdoors without amplification. Experience with classical text a plus. Rehearsals held in Evanston Mon-Thurs, 6:30-10pm, and Sat and....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Village Theatre Guild
Boy Gets Girl

Audition Dates: Mar 22 - Mar 23, 2015

Description:
Village Theatre Guild, Ltd., in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, a non-professional theatre company, is holding auditions for their late spring production of the Joseph Jefferson award-winning Boy Gets Girl. by Rebecca Gilman, a thriller set in modern day New York.

We are seeking 7 actors, 3 female and 4 male,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

North Riverside Players
Singin' in the Rain

Audition Dates: Feb 17 - Feb 19, 2015

Description:
North Riverside Players is looking to cast up to 40 people of various ages and ethnicities in their upcoming production of Singin' in the Rain. There will be some tap in one or two ensemble numbers, but no experience is necessary and we will help you learn! For several....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Black Ensemble Theater
Sound So Sweet

Audition Dates: Feb 3

Description:
The Black Ensemble Theater is having auditions for their upcoming world premiere production of Sound So Sweet. Written and directed by Rueben Echoles. All types are urged to audition.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Provision Theater Company
Anne of Green Gables

Audition Dates: Feb 1

Description:
Provision Theatre is seeking to cast the role of Gilbert Blythe in their upcoming production of Anne of Green Gables. Gilbert Blythe - A charming and smart 15 year old boy who becomes Anne's rival when he makes the mistake of teasing her. Auditions are by appointment only.

Pay: $300....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Gorilla Tango Theatre
Burlesque and Boylesque Auditions

Audition Dates: Feb 8

Description:
Gorilla Tango Burlesque seeks to cast male and female understudies for our open-run productions including DD7 in Thunderballs: A James Bond Boylesque, A Nude Hope: A Star Wars Burlesque, and Holy Bouncing Boobies!: A Batman Burlesque.

Auditions will be dance-based with light cold readings, held on Sunday, February 8th from 6:00-10:00pm,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Woman's Club, LLC
Join the Club: The Musical

Audition Dates: Feb 23 - Mar 2, 2015

Description:
Directed by Holly Stauder, with music direction by Linda Madonia, this entertaining five women ensemble musical is about an ambitious, young lawyer who learns the importance of being part of a community of women.

Seeking:
Bette: Pushing 60. Polished. Worldly. Could intimidate the world into submission, but with a heart of....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

UrbanTheater Company
Adoration for the Old Woman

Audition Dates: Feb 2

Description:
Seeking two Latino actors in mid 20's to mid 30's & Latina actor who can play the following roles in UrbanTheater Company's Midwest Premiere of Adoration for the Old Woman by Jose Rivera, directed by Juan Castaneda:

Ismael: He is a large man, 30, powerfully built, with fat, soft hands.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Corn Productions
Rubbing Out Otis

Audition Dates: Feb 7 - Feb 10, 2015

Description:
Otis Stump is a wealthy energy milk tycoon. His trophy wife is plotting his demise to collect life insurance money. Thus begins a series of unfortunate events, mistaken identities, and crossed wires. Sort of Clue, a bit Noises Off, with a dose of The Pink Panther.

Need 9 men, playing between....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

BrightSide Theatre
The Sound of Music

Audition Dates: Feb 15 - Feb 18, 2015

Description:
BrightSide Theatre, Naperville's Only Professional Theatre Performing in the Historic Downtown District has auditions for The Sound of Music, directed by Jeffrey Cass, musically directed by Michael Kaish, and choreographed by Jeni Donahue.

Audition Dates:
February 15 Kids 4-7pm and adults 7-10pm
February 16 Kids 6-7 and adults 7-10
Callbacks Feb 18th 7-10pm Auditions....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Time Sensitive Productions
The One That's a Play

Audition Dates: Feb 3

Description:
The One That's a Play is a parody of Friends. A reading will be staged on Thursday, March 5th. Auditions will be held Tuesday, February 3rd at Stage 773. Three rehearsals will take place prior to March 5th. The 6 main characters will be paid $150 and 4 minor characters....Read More


Equity/Non-Equity

Drury Lane- Oakbrook
2015/2016 Season General Dance Call

Audition Dates: Feb 2

Description:
Seeking Male and Female dancers and singers for the upcomign 2015/2016 season, which will include productions of THE LITTLE MERMAID, BEACHES THE MUSICAL, WHITE CHRISTMAS, and BYE BYE BIRDIE.

Other: Will be considering for TYA The Little Mermaid, Beaches the Musical, White Christmas, Bye Bye Birdie. The call will move through....Read More


Equity/Non-Equity

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival
The Winter's Tale & Romeo and Juliet

Audition Dates: Feb 2

Description:
Additional auditions by appointment for the 2015 Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival productions of The Winter's Tale (Directed by Drew Frascher) and Romeo and Juliet (Directed by Ryan Producing Artistic Director Grant Mudge) will be held Monday, February 2, from 1:00pm - 7:00pm.

Mudge will conduct the audition,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret
Spring/Summer 2015 Season

Audition Dates: Feb 4

Description:
Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret, Chicago's premier cabaret venue is holding new talent auditions for our SPRING/SUMMER 2015 season on Wednesday, Februaray 4th from 7-10 pm. We are seeking experienced singers, musicians, and singer/songwriters that are ready to produce and showcase their work in a one hour time slot. Please....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Dead Writers Theatre Collective
Lady Windermere's Fan

Audition Dates: Feb 14

Description:
Dead Writers Theatre Collective is hiring 1 male swing for their upcoming production of Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde. He will understudy 4 roles and is guaranteed 1 performance as MR. DUMBY and professional comps for agents and industry.
Seeking: Age late 20s and up.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Oak Park Festival Theatre
Summer Internship Program

Description:
Applications are being accepted for the 2015 summer internship program for Oak Park Festival Theatre. Internship opportunities at OPFT are designed to provide an educational, inspirational & career-broadening experience for post high school & undergraduate college students in a variety of aspects of theater arts. The scope of the duties....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

/kor/ productions
Carmen!

Audition Dates: Feb 8 - Feb 9, 2015

Description:
/kor/ productions presents Carmen!. Our own adaptation of Bizet's Carmen, staged as a 1930's style radio play, directed by Allison Shoemaker.

Auditioning for:
Carmen - mezzo-soprano
Escamillo - bass
Micaela - soprano
Zuniga/Le Dancaïre - baritone
Morales/Le Remendado - tenor/high baritone
Frasquita - soprano
Mercedes - mezzo-soprano
We will also be taking submissions for a foley artist.

Auditions are....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Under The Gun Theater
A Swarm of Spoilers

Audition Dates: Feb 4

Description:
Under The Gun Theater is excited to announce auditions for its upcoming show A Swarm of Spoilers, A Recapitation of Game of Thrones. This will be a scripted parody of Game of Thrones, attempting to squash four seasons of the television show into an hour. If you are familiar with....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Ups For Downs and EDGE Theatre
Hairspray

Description:
Ups for Downs (in conjunction with EDGE Productions) is looking for black ensemble members for the cast of Hairspray. Performers will be in the show alongside professional actors, home schoolers, un-schoolers and members of the community with special needs. Camp counselors, teachers, and good people are important to this project.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Nothing Special Productions
Fight Night: A Little Fight Music

Description:
This March, FIGHT NIGHT is back and bigger than ever! Nothing Special Productions is currently accepting submissions from Chicago companies for A LITTLE FIGHT MUSIC, the latest installment of the sensational one-night-only stage combat festival “Fight Night”. Fight Night is a prime-time violent cabaret celebrating the art of stage combat....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Cuckoo's Theater Project
Bare: A Pop Opera

Audition Dates: Feb 21

Description:
The Cuckoo's Theater Project is accepting submissions for Bare: A Pop Opera. We are looking for Male and Female Actors who look between the ages of 18-25.

Synopsis: A group of high school seniors at a Catholic boarding school face issues of sexuality and personal identity. As they struggle to....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Main Street Opera
2015 Season

Audition Dates: Feb 14 - Feb 28, 2015

Description:
Main Street Opera is excited to announce auditions for our 2015 season!

We will be presenting Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini) and Madama Butterfly (Puccini), as well as various concerts throughout the year.

Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Performances: July 10, 12 and 24th
(we are looking to book additional performances around these dates, on....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Commedia Beauregard
Master Works: The Intuit Plays

Audition Dates: Feb 15

Description:
Commedia Beauregard is looking for 9 actors of various types to join the cast of its next Master Works festival. Men and women of any age (18+), ethnicity and body-type are invited to audition.

This production is made up of six short plays based on the works of art from Intuit:....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Drama Group
Hairspray

Audition Dates: Feb 16 - Feb 17, 2015

Description:
It's 1962 - the 50's are out and change is in the air. Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and even a bigger heart, is transformed into a teen celebrity on the local TV dance program, The Corny Collins Show. Can she win the love of heartthrob Link....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

A-Squared Theatre Workshop
Cowboy vs. Samurai

Audition Dates: Jan 31 - Feb 13, 2015

Description:
A-Squared Theatre Workshop, a non-equity company, is holding auditions for their spring production of Cowboy vs. Samurai by Michael Golamco, a romantic comedy set in present day Breakneck, Wyoming, opens May 15, 2015 running Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through June 7, 2015.

We are seeking two Asian-American actors, one Asian-American actress,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Prop Thtr
Forgiving and the Forgetting

Audition Dates: Feb 12 - Feb 15, 2015

Description:
Prop Theater is holding audition for Forgiving and the Forgetting. Seeking LIZZIE- (elderly), MAGGIE, TOM, EVA, (all middle aged), and 4 actors for multiple roles.

Auditions will be he1ld at 656 W. Barry St. Chgo, 60657 (2nd floor of Unitarian church, Barry Street Loft)

Pay: Pays $300 for 4 leads, $100....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

BoHo Theatre
Scotland Road

Audition Dates: Jan 24 - Feb 1, 2015

Description:
BoHo Theatre announces auditions for Scotland Road by Jeffrey Hatcher, directed by Charles Riffenburg. Seeking 2 men and 1 woman (the role of Halbrech has been cast.)

Seeking:
JOHN: Mid to late 30s, Caucasian.Of the age that working as a cashier at a 7-Eleven would be rather sad A bit of....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Triton College
Lend Me A Tenor

Audition Dates: Feb 10 - Feb 14, 2015

Description:
September, 1934 - Saunders, the general manager of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company, is primed to welcome world famous Tito Morelli, Il Stupendo, the greatest tenor of his generation, to appear for one night only as Otello. Through a hilarious series of mishaps, the star is drugged, the theatre manager....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Towle Theater
Next Thing You Know

Audition Dates: Feb 7 - Feb 9, 2015

Description:
Towle Theater seeks strong singers & actors for its upcoming Indiana Premiere of Next Thing You Know a musical by Joshua Salzman & Ryan Cunningham opening May 1, 2015. All rehearsals and performances will take place at the Towle Theater in Hammond, Indiana.

Auditions:
Saturday,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Illinois Theatre Association
Statewide Professional Non Equity Auditions

Audition Dates: Feb 7 - Feb 8, 2015

Description:
Be a part of the ONLY State-Wide Audition in Illinois!

Who Should Audition:
Actors
Actresses
Recently Graduated Students
Child and Senior Talent
Talent That is New to Chicago


Who Will be in Attendance:
Theatre Companies
Talent....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Chicago Theater Works
We Gotta Bingo

Description:
The Chicago Theater Works seeks non-union cast and musicians for We Gotta Bingo, an interactive dinner theater show (Think Tony 'n Tina's Wedding).

Auditions will be held in early February for an open ended run beginning in spring 2015. The production will run in a new facility in the Belmont....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Indian Valley Theatre
The Wizard Of Oz

Audition Dates: Jan 31 - Feb 2, 2015

Description:
Come one, come all! Follow the yellow brick road! Indian Valley Theatre will be holding auditions for their spring musical production of The Wizard Of Oz directed by Sharon Pagoria and Michele Wade on the following dates and times:

Kids (starting at second grade) and teens Saturday,....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Rocky Mountain Repertory Theater
2015 Summer and Fall Season

Audition Dates: Feb 13 - Feb 15, 2015

Description:
Rocky Mountain Repertory Theater in Grand Lake, Colorado, announces its request for submissions for its 2015 summer and fall season's Chicago auditions--February 13, 14 and 15, 2015. The summer contract begins May 30, 2015, and ends August 23, 2015. The summer season consists of a repertory company that performs all....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Surging Films & Theatrics and Introspect Theatre
2015 Season

Audition Dates: Feb 22

Description:
We are currently casting for our 2015 season of:

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (musical)

Hairspray (musical)

The Sparrow (play by Chris Mathews, Jake Minton and Nathan Allen)

Seeking: Performers, male and female, all ethnicities (especially African American), 18+. Special consideration will be made for actors between the ages of 15-17 with....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Woodstock Musical Theatre Company
Oliver

Audition Dates: Feb 1 - Feb 5, 2015

Description:
Woodstock Musical Theatre Company announces Open Auditions for Oliver.

Audition dates:
February 1st (3:00 - 7:00 p.m.) - Children Only
(BOTH BOYS & GIRLS WILL BE CAST AS ORPHANS)
February 2nd & 3rd (7:00 - 9:30 p.m.) - Adults Only
Callbacks (if necessary)....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Lyric Opera
Chorus Auditions

Audition Dates: Feb 27 - Mar 14, 2015

Description:
Lyric Opera of Chicago will hold auditions in February and March 2015 for experienced, classically trained singers who are prepared for a professional career seeking positions in the company's choral ensemble for the 2015-16 season.

Tenors are encouraged to apply. Lyric Opera of Chicago will be awarding....Read More


   Auditions/Jobs
   All Auditions/Jobs
   Equity
   Non-Equity
   Film
   Jobs - COMING SOON
   Resources
  COMING SOON
   Audition Newsletter
  Email Newsletter Signup