Acting Auditions in Chicago
Backstage's acting auditions in Chicago include theater auditions, film, television, commercials, talent agencies and voiceover roles.
The following listings display acting jobs, auditions, and character breakdowns for Chicago.
- Rehearsals begin Oct. 6; runs Oct. 23-25 in St. Louis, MO.
- Auditions: May 9 in St. Louis, MO
Casting "Mary Poppins."yesterday
- Season runs in Rochester, MI.
- Auditions: May 11, Jun 1 in Rochester, MI
Casting Meadow Brook Theatre's 50th Anniversary Season. Season includes "The Explorers Club" (Rehearsals begin Sept. 15; run ends Nov. 1); "A Christmas Carol" (Rehearsals begin Oct. 27; run ends Dec. 25); "Legends!" (Rehearsals begin Dec. 15; run ends Jan. 31); "Atomic" (Rehearsals begin Jan. 19; run ends Mar. 6); "Calendar ...Thursday
- Rehearsal days are TBD 3 p.m. runs Aug. 19-Nov. 23 at Grayslake Central High School
- Seeking submissions from: Grayslake, IL; Chicago, IL
Seeking a technical director for high school musical production of "Cinderella."Thursday
- Rehearsals begin Nov. 2; runs Dec. 4-20, 2015 in St. Louis, MO.
- Auditions: May 11, 12, 13 in St. Louis, MO
Casting "Sublime Intimacy," a play with dance which concerns five interconnected people, their love of dance and dancers, and the life experiences that produces.Wednesday
- Season runs in Aurora, IL.
- Auditions: May 9, in Chicago, IL
Casting Paramount Theatre's 2015-16 Season. Season includes "A Christmas Story: The Musical" (Nick Bowling, dir.; Trent Stork, asst. dir.; Rhett Guter, choreo. Rehearses Oct. 25-Nov. 1; runs Nov. 25-Jan. 3); "Hairspray" (Amber Mak, dir.; Ericka Mac, asst. dir.-choreo. Rehearsals begin Dec. 28; runs Jan. 20-Feb. 21).Tuesday
- Rehearsals June-July; touring in Ireland, Canada, and the U.S. through 2016 and beyond.
- Auditions: May 9, 10 in Chicago, IL and May 11, 12, 13 in New York, NY
Casting "Riverdance," the international dance-show phenomenon is holding auditions for strong African American male tap dancers and singers who can tap for its upcoming international tours.Tuesday
- Rehearsals Weds. evenings and Sat. afternoons this spring.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting a reading and development workshop for a new adaptation of a 19th century French novel. This is a non equity volunteer project for collaborative actors interested in the new play development process.Tuesday
- Rehearses once during the week of April 27; shoots May 3 in Chicago Loop in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 26 in Chicago, IL
Casting "The Student Film," a short student film about a student shooting a short student film.Tuesday
- Rehearses approx. May 29-31; shoots approx. June 1-July 3 in various locations in MI, such as Beaver Island, Grand Rapids, Hersey, and the Royal Oak/Brighton areas.
- Auditions: May 1, 4 in Troy, MI
Casting "Elder Island," a feature film. Producer states: "The film will include contemporary and 1850s settings. This is a horror-thriller more in the vein of classic '80s horror such as 'Friday the 13th' or 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' than current films, such as 'Saw' or 'Paranormal Activity.' It will ...Tuesday