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The Loop Players

Harry & the Thief

Category: Non-Equity Audition
Pay: No Pay

The Loop Players are holding a second round of auditions for 1Harry & the Thief by Sigrid Gilmer.

Mimi's cousin Jeremy has a PhD in physics, a brand-new time machine and a plan. He's sending Mimi, a professional thief, back to 1863 to change history by providing Harriet Tubman with modern day guns. Lots and lots of guns.

"Sigrid Gilmer's twisted sci-fi comedy is wonderful and extreme; a truly hilarious play that honestly tackles race and gender in America." Chicago Reader


HARRY: The Harriet Tubman. African-American.

VIVIAN: Strong, vibrant, witty young woman. African-American.

ORRY: Slave owner in the 1860s. Ultimately falls in love with 21st century Jeremy. Caucasian.

Auditions will be held at Harold Washington College - 30 E. Lake Street, Chicago IL 60601

Time Commitment:
First Rehearsal: February 3rd, 2020 (rehearsals will mostly be evenings, Monday thru Friday)
Performances: March 18 thru March 28, 2020 (Wed thru Sat)

Contact Info:
Please send email, including a headshot/resume and your availability between 4-6:30pm on January 21, to Director Rachel Sledd Iannantuoni:

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Audition Dates:

Jan 21 4-6:30pm
Jan 23 Callbacks 4-6pm
Posted Date: Jan 7, 2020