Spartan Theatre Company is holding auditions for it's winter production of Tony Award nominated play "The Pillowman" by Martin McDonagh. During an unspecified time, in a totalitarian government, a young writer is forced into interrogation over the gruesome content of his short stories. In a night of confusion and revelations, the young writer and the policemen examine the very nature and purpose of his art and how it affects the lives of others and his own. We are seeking actors and actresses to fill the following roles:
Katurian - Early 20s-Early 30s
Tupolski - Late-30s-Early 60s
Ariel - Late 20s-Late 30s
Mother - Mid 30s-Late 40s
Father - Mid 30s-Late 40s
Boy - 18 years old and above able to play younger
Girl - 18 years old and above able to play younger
The role of Michal has already been cast.
All performances will be held at the Den Theatre at 1333 N. Milwaukee Avenue.
Auditions will be held at Theatre Momentum 1800 W. Cornelia Ave, Chicago, Illinois, 60657
Rehearsals will run from October 21-November 22. Tech rehearsals December 2-5. Performances run December 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, and 15 at the Den Theatre.
Material To Prepare:
Auditions will consist of readings from the script that will be emailed before the audition.