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Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
Altar Boyz


Theo Ubique is seeking submissions for its Winter '17 production of "Altar Boyz" directed by Courtney Crouse with musical direction by Jeremy Ramey.

Seeking male performers in their 20s for the following roles:
Abraham - The nice Jewish boy who loves hip-hop. Baritone.
Juan - The Latin lover with a....Read More


Red Horse Theatre Company
The Producers

Jun 23 - Jun 24, 2017


The Red Horse Theatre Company announces auditions for The New Mel Brooks Musical THE PRODUCERS.

Auditions will be held on Friday June 23rd from 10am - 4pm and Saturday June 24th from 10am - 4pm at the Porchlight Music Theatre Rehearsal Studios located at 4200 W Diversey Avenue in Chicago, Illinois.

Singers....Read More


Uptown Underground
Bird Cage

Jun 5


"Bird Cage," the movie, live- read parody, for Live Read Movie Monday Series at Uptown Underground This is an open audition. No appointment is needed and an audition monitor will be present. Please bring a head shot and resume to the audition.

Performers of all ethnicity, gender identities, and ages strongly....Read More


Marriott Theatre

Jun 14


The Marriott Theatre is seeking AEA and non-AEA male identifying and female identifying dancers for their upcoming production of NEWSIES (contract is October 5, 2017 to January 7, 2018). All ethnicities are strongly encouraged to audition. All roles require singing.

The audition will be held on Wednesday, June 14 at 10am....Read More


Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre
A New Brain


Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre seeks strong male and female actor-singers of color and ethnic diversities for A NEW BRAIN (musical) by William Finn. Directed by Fred Anzevino, Musical Direction by Jeremy Ramey, Choreography by Cameron Turner. If you auditioned for our 2017-2018 Season Generals there is no reason to re-submit.
....Read More


Babes With Blades
The Good Fight

Jun 12 - Jun 25, 2017


Seeking actor submissions for our upcoming production of the Chicago Premiere of THE GOOD FIGHT by Ann Bertram, directed by Elizabeth Lovelady. THE PLAY: The Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), led by Emmeline Pankhurst and her daughter Christabel, was the primary militant group pushing for women's suffrage in the....Read More


On The Spot Theatre Company
Lisette Dances Divine


On the Spot Theatre Company seeks adult volunteer actors for our summer production of Lisette Dances Divine, a new full length comedy set in the 1920's. Specifically, we seek: One Female African American actor to play a character in her late twenties to early forties who sings. One....Read More


Citadel Theatre Company
2017-2018 Season Generals

Jun 10 - Jun 11, 2017


Citadel Theatre is pleased to announce its 2017-2018 non-Equity Season General Auditions. The 2017-2018 season includes: o "ROMEO AND JULIET" by William Shakespeare, directed by Frank Farrell (Summer 2017 production, various outdoor locations). Shakespeare's iconic tragedy about a long feud between the Montague and Capulet families, and the tragic results....Read More


Emerald City Theatre Company
2017/18 Season Generals

May 31 - Jun 1, 2017


Emerald City Theatre is seeking adult actors, singers, and dancers, of all ethnicities, identities, ages, and genders for our 2017/18 Season. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, May 31 from 2pm-7pm and Thursday, June 1 from 2pm-7pm. The season includes "Ivy and Bean: The Musical", "Ken Ludwig's 'Twas the Night....Read More


Night Blue Theater
Bullets Over Broadway the Musical


NightBlue is currently casting for the Chicago Premiere of Woody Allen's Bullets over Broadway. Performances from late August through first week of October. Strong dance experience a plus including males with tap experience. Casting a diverse team for this fun and exciting period piece. All roles receive a stipend. Rehearsals....Read More


Four Star Arts
Side by Side by Sondheim

Jun 17


Four Star Arts Company is proud to present Side by Side by Sondheim, a musical revue of Sondheim's most famous and beloved pieces. For the second year in a row, all proceeds will benefit the Institute for Therapy through the Arts (ITA). This nonprofit helps 1,800 clients a....Read More


The Public House Theatre
New You Can Lose

Jun 7


In the style of The Daily Show or Last Week Tonight, this ensemble-driven show will consist of four to five 2-minute segments (anything from a rant about local/national politics to simple premise/joke delivery).

Casting: Seeking 5 or 6 comedians, all types, 18+, with the possibilities of guest comics every week.

Character Breakdown:....Read More


The Other Theatre Company
Folk Hero

Jun 7 - Jun 11, 2017


A congressman entices an old friend (and washed-up actor) to portray a superhero in a publicity stunt designed to stop the unjust bulldozing of a public housing complex. That first stunt proves successful and leaves the crowd enthralled, but what happens when the character the politician created goes rogue? This....Read More


Nothing Without A Company
Bobby Pin Girls

Jun 8 - Jun 10, 2017


Ana and Bree are forced to do some rapid bonding over the course of a wild night in their shared apartment. Ana is an uptight actress who is trying to convince herself to stick it out through rehearsals for a show she not-so-secretly despises while navigating mixed signals from her....Read More


Entertainment Buffet
How Does That Make You Feel?

Jun 4


Entertainment Buffet is seeking actors age 20-75 of all ethnicities to audition for its new play, "How Does That Make You Feel?"

The play is built around a therapist and his patients, some of whom visit one evening in plans to have one final session with him. They throw a big raging party,....Read More


Reutan Collective
Wasteland Hero

Jun 3 - Jun 6, 2017


Reutan Collective is casting actors and stage combatants for their upcoming play Wasteland Hero. Written by Kyle Encinas and Directed by Gaby Labotka

Wynne is a young woman yearning to forge her own path beyond her father's farmstead in the wastes of what was once the Midwest. Her younger sister,....Read More


Corn Productions
F*ck You, John Lennon

May 31 - Jun 4, 2017


Originality is dead. And so is John Lennon... maybe. Corn Productions' newest comedy explores a day in the life of May, a struggling artist who accidentally summons the ghost of John Lennon into her apartment. This production will feature live music, dance, drag performances and lots of Beatles references. Written....Read More


Sigman Brothers Productions
Upcoming Shows


The Sigman Brothers Are Looking For Actors/Singers For Upcoming Shows As The Continue To Build Their Company!

We have produced three original shows in the last 4 years and have plans to produce many we are planning to audition as many actors/singers as we can.

Please note, our roles are Non-Equity....Read More


Jedlicka Performing Arts Center
First Half of 2017/2018 Season Generals

May 30 - May 31, 2017


JPAC is holding season general auditions on Tuesday, May 30th from 7pm - 10pm for the first half of the 2017/2018 season.

Tuesday, May 30th from 7pm - 10pm
*Priscilla - Queen of the Desert & Kenny Roger's The Toy Shoppe*

Please prepare:
-one-minute comedic monologue
-song 16 bars *Bring your book, you may....Read More



Jun 3 - Jun 4, 2017


General Auditions for Collaboraction's Second Annual PEACEBOOK FESTIVAL will be held on Saturday and Sunday June 3rd and 4th. Peacebook is our city-wide arts and peace festival which showcases 21 world-premiere plays, devised theatre, dance, spoken word and more, of 7 minutes or less, about Peace in Chicago. Peacebook is....Read More


Towle Theater

Jun 3 - Jun 4, 2017


Towle Theater seeks strong male & female actors for its upcoming Indiana Premiere of Hypnosis a British Comedic Thriller by David Tristram directed by Mark Baer. Hypnosis: the intoxicating power to implant desires in the subconscious of another. Set in a suburb of London, this thriller tells the....Read More


Independent Production
Nicholas Sparks The Musical

May 29


From begrudging fans of The Notebook, and other (not as good) tales of romance comes Nicholas Sparks: The Musical. A parody musical that follows the rise and fall of a love between two people with no visible personalities.

Auditions for Nicholas Sparks the Musical are on May 29th, 8-10pm.

LAWSON- (Male,....Read More


Oakton Community College
Play On Playwrighting Festival Auditions

Jun 5 - Jun 6, 2017


Five daring, hilarious, and philosophical One-act plays written by Community College students in the Midwest and Directed by Oakton students and alumni.

The directors are casting men and women of all ages and ethnicities.

Auditions will be held at 1600 East Golf Road Des Plaines, Il., 60016....Read More


The Pirates of Penzance

Jun 2 - Jun 4, 2017


Gilbert & Sullivan's ever-popular operetta returns as the Savoyaires' 53rd annual production. Auditioning for all roles (5 M, 5 F) and chorus.
Director: Amy Uhl
Music Director: Timothy Semanik

Auditions will be held at First Congregational Church of Evanston, Church House 1417 Hinman Avenue (between Lake and Greenwood), Evanston, Illinoi....Read More


Lyric Opera
The Pearl Fishers

Jun 5


Lyric Opera of Chicago will hold auditions for dancers with strong technique and significant stage experience for its upcoming production of the opera The Pearl Fishers by Georges Bizet on Monday, June 5, 2017. This production will be staged by director Andrew Sinclair, with choreography by John Malashock, Artistic Director....Read More


Remy Bumppo Theatre
2017-2018 Non-Equity Generals

Jun 5 - Jun 7, 2017


Remy Bumppo Theatre Company is holding Non Equity General Auditions for the 2017-2018 Season. Auditions will be held June 5 from 10am - 5pm and June 6 & 7 from 2pm to 9pm at 3717 N. Ravenswood Ave. #245, Chicago, IL 60613.

Remy Bumppo encourages actors of all ethnicities, gender identities,....Read More


The Drama Group
Heathers, the Musical

May 28 - May 29, 2017


A darkly funny musical of teen love and angst with an 80's rock beat. A girl joins her school's elite clique but is pressured into acts of cruelty...until her boyfriend helps her get deadly revenge. Based on the most twisted teen comedy of all time. ADULT CONTENT AND THEMES

Seeking 8....Read More


Artists Walk Theatre
Private Lives

Jun 3


Artists Walk Theatre is Casting Noel Coward's PRIVATE LIVES - Color-blind Casting; all roles require excellent British dialect.

Roles Available:
AMANDA - "quite exquisite," thirtyish, some singing ability

VICTOR - "quite nice looking," thirtyish

ELYOT - "pleasant looking," thirty-ish, some singing ability, some piano ability - a plus. If you play piano please....Read More



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