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Non-Equity Audition

The BurrowersThe Burrowers
Barback

Audition Dates: Oct 3

Description:
Barback is the story of three restaurant workers - Shannon, Jaime, and Natasha - who find themselves stuck: by circumstance, by necessity, and by the inability to change.

Seeking:
JAIMIE: Male, 20s, Latino
SHANNON: Male, 20s, White
NATASHA: Female, 20s, Any Ethnicity

Auditions will be held at 1919 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL. 60647....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Filament TheatreFilament Theatre
2017 Season Generals

Audition Dates: Oct 12 - Oct 13, 2016

Description:
Filament Theatre is committed to dynamic and immersive storytelling, including unexpected spaces and unexpected casting. Performers of all backgrounds, ethnicities, and physical abilities are encouraged to submit. We are particularly seeking multi-disciplinary theatre performers with an interest in community-based work for young and family audiences. 



THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

AlphaBet Soup ProductionsAlphaBet Soup Productions
The Snow Queen

Audition Dates: Oct 17

Description:
AlphaBet Soup Productions announces non-AEA auditions for its production of The Snow Queen. Also potentially seeking actors for Spring production of Robin Hood. All positions are paid. Some singing & dancing required depending on the role. Must have daytime availability.

Characters include:
Gerda & Kai (two loving sisters), Jack Frost (a....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Artists Giving BackArtists Giving Back
Monthly Cabaret Series - AGB Sings!

Description:
Artists Giving Back (AGB) is thrilled to announce auditions for their monthly cabaret series, held at Mary's Attic in Andersonville, Chicago. AGB believes in philanthropy through self-expression and creativity. Through the production of art in all its forms-music, dance, drama, visual-we aim to support artists and our community. Artists....Read More


Film

Film AuditionFilm Audition
HipFlask Productions

Description:
Casting various sketch comedy roles that will be presented on an online platform. Company states: The mission is to produce an array of sketch comedy videos featuring the highest quality talent in Chicago.

Seeking performers who are ready to work with dedicated professionals. Applicants must be able to be in....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Women's Theatre AllianceWomen's Theatre Alliance
Actors' Scene Showcase

Audition Dates: Nov 19

Description:
The Women's Theatre Alliance (WTA) invites two women or woman and man to choose a 5-8 minute, 2-person scene to audition on Saturday, Nov. 19. The ten best scenes perform in our Actors' Scene Showcase at Stage 773 on December 7 for agents, casting directors, and public. This....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Child's Play Touring TheatreChild's Play Touring Theatre
2016 - 2017 Touring Season

Audition Dates: Oct 3

Description:
Founded in 1978, Child's Play Touring Theatre exists to realize the value of children's own writing and perform exclusively stories and poems written by young authors. Combining the important, imaginative writings of children with the craftsmanship of professional theatre artists and educators, we created a unique stage where children's....Read More


Equity/Non-Equity

Teatro VistaTeatro Vista
La Havana Madrid

Audition Dates: Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2016

Description:
Teatro Vista announces Equity and Non-Equity auditions for the world premiere of La Havana Madrid by Sandra Delgado, directed by Cheryl Lynn Brue.

La Havana Madrid is an immersive documentary theatre experience inspired by the Latino Caribbean nightclub that once existed on the corner of Belmont and Sheffield. Audiences will be....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Royal Masquerade BallRoyal Masquerade Ball
Holiday Cast

Audition Dates: Oct 2

Description:
The Royal Masquerade Ball is an actual formal ball hosted by the Royal Court who are in search of the Belle of the Ball who will be both chosen and "elected" by the audience. With live interactive entertainment and a variety of activities throughout the night, the ball is designed....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Saint Sebastian PlayersSaint Sebastian Players
Transit of Venus

Audition Dates: Oct 7 - Oct 15, 2016

Description:
February-March 2017 production of Transit of Venus by Maureen Hunter. About the play: Le Gentil puts off marrying the young and willful Celeste as he travels around the world in his attempts to plot the course of Venus across the sky, only to be undone at every turn by weather,....Read More


Equity/Non-Equity

The Other Theatre CompanyThe Other Theatre Company
Barney The Elf

Audition Dates: Oct 10 - Oct 16, 2016

Description:
Barney The Elf is a tongue-in-cheek musical parody of the film Elf with a queer twist! When a bigoted Santa Claus kicks Barney out of the North Pole for being different than the others, he is forced to embark on a fabulous journey of self-discovery that lands him in one....Read More


Film

Film AuditionFilm Audition
Bitter Melons

Description:
A young line cook is tasked with delivering bitter melons to her estranged father, but instead, creates a healing elixir that opens the door to connection with her tribe, family, and Cambodian roots.

Written/ Directed by Thavary Krouch
PAID SAG Union/ non-Union Film
Shoot Dates July 20-23, 2017

From the Director: I....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Stage 773Stage 773
Sketch Groups

Audition Dates: Nov 2 - Nov 9, 2016

Description:
Calling All Sketch groups!

Stage 773 announces slots are now open for the Fall Laugh Battle! Styled as a bracket competition, Laugh Battle consists of 32 Improv and Sketch teams putting their best 8 minutes of comedy forward to gain audience votes (and laughter!) in order to advance to the final....Read More


Equity/Non-Equity

American Shakespeare CenterAmerican Shakespeare Center
Season Auditions

Description:
The American Shakespeare Center (Staunton, VA) is casting the 2017 Blackfriars Playhouse Summer/Fall Season of rotating repertory. Repertory includes Much Ado about Nothing, Love's Labour's Lost, Peter and the Starcatcher, 3 Henry VI. Contract runs April 24-Nov. 26, 2017.

Also casting the 2017/18 American Shakespeare Center on Tour. Repertory....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Marriott TheatreMarriott Theatre
Open Casting Call

Audition Dates: Oct 3 - Oct 5, 2016

Description:
The Marriott Theatre will hold open auditions for non-union actors on Monday, October 3rd (2:30pm to 6pm), Tuesday, October 4th (10am to 6pm), and Wednesday, October 5th (10am to 6pm), at Stage 773 (1225 W. Belmont Ave, 60657). Productions under consideration include MADAGASCAR (TYA), SHE LOVES ME, as....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Circle TheatreCircle Theatre
Venus in Fur

Audition Dates: Oct 1 - Oct 17, 2016

Description:
Circle Theatre is elated to announce auditions for David Ive's Venus in Fur. Thomas, a beleaguered playwright/director, is desperate to find an actress to play Vanda, the female lead in his adaptation of the classic sadomasochistic tale Venus in Fur. Into his empty audition room walks a vulgar and equally....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Broadway 360 Theatre CompanyBroadway 360 Theatre Company
An Evening On Broadway

Audition Dates: Oct 8 - Oct 22, 2016

Description:
Broadway 360 Theatre Company announces auditions for a new stage play project entitled An Evening On Broadway that will be held on 10/08/2016 (Saturday), 10/15/2016 (Saturday) & 10/22/2016 (Saturday). AUDITIONS & ALL REHEARSALS WILL BE HELD IN HANOVER PARK, IL

Please note, this show is going to be written and rehearsed....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Village Theatre GuildVillage Theatre Guild
The Country House

Audition Dates: Oct 23 - Oct 24, 2016

Description:
The Country House, by Donald Margulies, is the story of a theatrical family coming to terms with the roles that they play in each other's lives. Anna has gathered the family together at their country house in the Berkshires on the one-year anniversary of the death of her daughter. Restless....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Palace TheaterThe Palace Theater
Miracle on 34th Street

Description:
The Palace Theater in the Wisconsin Dells announces SUBMISSIONS for its upcoming production of Miracle on 34th Street. Adapted from the novel by Valentine Davies. Directed by Michael Stanek

Seeking strong ACTORS who sing for all roles/ensemble.

Synopsis: In this Christmas classic, an old man going by the name of Kris Kringle....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Albright Theatre CompanyAlbright Theatre Company
A Christmas Carol

Audition Dates: Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2016

Description:
Michael A. Youngs' adaptation of "A Christmas Carol" provides a new twist to the Charles Dickens classic. A young boy named Thomas enjoys spending time at his grandfather's lending business, but does not understand why his grandfather would share hard-earned money with the poor. Grandfather takes the opportunity to tell....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Waltzing MechanicsWaltzing Mechanics
EL Stories: Holiday Train

Audition Dates: Oct 1 - Oct 4, 2016

Description:
The Waltzing Mechanics are seeking versatile, creative actors of all types for their annual installment of EL Stories: Holiday Train, directed by Bryan Campbell.

Actors of diverse ethnic backgrounds especially encouraged to submit.

EL Stories, Chicago's hit late-night documentary theatre project, uses real-life transit tales to explore our diverse....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Uptown UndergroundUptown Underground
Live Read Movie Mondays!

Audition Dates: Oct 8 - Oct 12, 2016

Description:
Auditions for: The Princess Bride AND National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, Live Read Movie Monday Series at Uptown Underground

Pay: Compensation: actors will receive one drink ticket per performance, and some pay per performance, pending success of ticket sales

Auditions will be held at Uptown Underground 4707 N Broadway Chicago, IL 60640....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Barrel of MonkeysBarrel of Monkeys
2016-2017 Artistic Associates

Audition Dates: Oct 17 - Oct 26, 2016

Description:
Barrel of Monkeys (BOM) is an arts education nonprofit that has been creating alternative learning environments and professional school-based performances since 1997. BOM is a community of over 60 passionate artists who value the creative voices of young people. BOM teaches creative writing workshops in Chicago Public Schools and in....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Rail Events, Inc.Rail Events, Inc.
Polar Express Train Ride

Audition Dates: Sep 29 - Oct 1, 2016

Description:
Rail Events, Inc. announces auditions for the Polar Express Train Ride at Chicago's Union Station; a live, interactive event based on the film by Warner Bros.

Seeking: Actors and Singers to portray various roles.

Character Breakdown: (improv skills for each performer a plus)
Conductor: Male, 30-50, charming, outgoing, personable,

Hero Boy: Male, age range:....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The ComradesThe Comrades
Prelude To A Kiss

Audition Dates: Oct 1

Description:
The Comrades are currently accepting submissions for their Winter 2017 production of Prelude To A Kiss by Craig Lucas, directed by Artistic Director Derek Bertelsen. Performing at the Greenhouse Theater Center.

Casting for:
Rita Boyle - female, late 20s/early 30s.
Old Man - male, 70s+.
Dr. Boyle - male, mid 40s-60s.
Mrs.....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Overshadowed Theatrical ProductionsOvershadowed Theatrical Productions
A Christmas Carol

Audition Dates: Oct 1 - Oct 4, 2016

Description:
Overshadowed Theatrical Productions announces Auditions for A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens and adapted by Reba Hervas.

Available Roles:
Ebenezer Scrooge
Bob Cratchit
Mrs. Cratchit
Cratchit Kids
Marley
Ghost Of Christmas Past
Ghost Of Christmas Present
Ghost Of Christmas Future
Fezzziwig
Nephew
Nephew's Wife
Tiny Tim, Peter Cratchit/Boy Scrooge, Emily Cratchit, Belinda Cratchit and Turkey Boy
Multiple Other Roles for adults and kids

All Auditions....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Caroling PartyThe Caroling Party
Christmas Carolers

Audition Dates: Oct 6

Description:
The Caroling Party, Chicago's premier professional caroling group, announces auditions for singers in all voice ranges. We are looking for attractive, energetic performers who know how to "sell it". We need good singers who work in a pop style (rather than a classical or legit approach). You....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Elgin Theatre CompanyElgin Theatre Company
A Christmas Carol

Audition Dates: Oct 9 - Oct 10, 2016

Description:
Elgin Theatre Company Announces Auditions for A Christmas Carol.

Synopsis: The classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, a miserly old man who believes that Christmas is just an excuse for people to miss work and for idle people to expect handouts. He doesn't believe in all of the good cheer and charity....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Big Noise TheatreBig Noise Theatre
The Mousetrap

Audition Dates: Oct 5 - Oct 10, 2016

Description:
Big Noise Theatre Company, a division of Winnetka Theatre, announces auditions for The Mousetrap on Wednesday, October 5 and Thursday, October 6 between 7:00 and 9:30pm. Callbacks, if needed, are Monday, October 10, 2016. Auditions are at Des Plaines Prairie Lakes Theatre, 515 E Thacker/Dempster, Des Plaines, IL.

....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

PM&L TheaterPM&L Theater
A Christmas Carol

Audition Dates: Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2016

Description:
Auditions for Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol will be held on Sunday, October 2nd, and Monday, October 3rd. Auditions for children, ages 5-14, will be held on Sunday, October 2nd, from 4pm-6pm. Auditions for adults will be at 7 pm, both Sunday and Monday. Please arrive a few....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

Theo Ubique Cabaret TheatreTheo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
The Most Happy Fella

Audition Dates: Oct 1 - Oct 2, 2016

Description:
Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre seeks exceptionally strong male and female singers 20s through 40s+ for Frank Loesser's musical The Most Happy Fella. The show will be Directed by Fred Anzevino, with Musical Direction by Jeremy Ramey, and Choreography by James Beaudry.

Auditions are Saturday, October 1 2016, 10am-4pm and Sunday, October....Read More


Non-Equity Audition

The Cuckoo's Theater ProjectThe Cuckoo's Theater Project
Season Generals

Audition Dates: Oct 1

Description:
The Cuckoo's Theater Project is seeking actors of all ethnicities and identities for the rest of their third season, which is dedicated to female playwrights.

Seeking actors for:

Women by Chiara Atik
Directed by TCTP Company Member Melissa Golden
Jo March really thinks she could be the voice of her generation, or at....Read More


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