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Steppenwolf's LookOut Series

Get Out Alive

Category: Non-Equity Audition
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Audition for Dancers & Singers for Get Out Alive by Nikki Lynette

The creative team is looking for two vibrant, inventive, and collaborative performers to complete this four-person cast. The music mixes influence from punk, hip hop, alternative rock, and trip hop, so performers should be confident singing and dancing in these different styles. Both performers need to be excellent dancers and singers who are comfortable with improvisation. Both characters are female-identifying, however performers of all gender expressions are welcome.

Roles Available:
Echo #1: Has a rebellious rocker edge. A bold instigator with a fierce confidence in her own power. Excellent singer and dancer. Any voice type/range.

Echo #2: Has an openness and innocence. Punk edge with a sense of mischief. Excellent singer and dancer. Any voice type/range.

GET OUT ALIVE will audition for non-Equity dancers and singers at the Athenaeum Theatre located at 2936 N. Southport Avenue in Chicago on Monday, November 18th between 6:00pm and 10:00pm. There will be three one-hour dance calls, followed by a vocal callback. You won't be needed the entire time.

Time Commitment:
Rehearsals will begin on Monday, January 13th and continue through Sunday, January 26th, 6:00 - 10:00pm on weekdays and 10:00am - 6:00pm on the weekends, with Monday as the day off. All rehearsals will take place at the Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, 1949 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208. Technical rehearsals are on Tuesday, January 28th and Wednesday, January 29th at Steppenwolf, 1700 N Halsted. Performances run Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8:00pm, and Sunday at 3:30pm. Fee is $400/week.

Material To Prepare:
-Please come warmed up and ready to dance.
-You may be asked to improvise movement to a song from the show.
-A 30-90 second cutting of a pop-rock song that you love to sing and shows your personality.
-Be prepared to learn vocal harmonies by ear.

Contact Info:
If you are interested in auditioning for GET OUT ALIVE, please submit a headshot and resume as one PDF to Indicate your first, second, and third choice preference for the dance calls: 6:00pm, 7:00pm, or 8:00pm. Some appointments will be given out but the audition will run as an open call. All dancers should be prepared to stay or return at 9:00pm for the vocal callback. The callback will not go past 11:00pm, and if you have any time restraints please indicate them in your submission email.

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Audition Dates:

Nov 18 6-10pm
Posted Date: Oct 22, 2019