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.
- Shoots late September-early October in Downtown/South Loop Chicago, IL.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting for Jones Soda's 2015 Halloween campaign, which consists of a live stream event and online commercial production mixed with some candid zombie horde community outreach.5 hours ago
- Rehearsals begin Aug. 17 (Mon.-Thurs., 7-10 p.m., with one weekend day TBD); runs Sept. 18-Oct. 18 (Thurs. at 7:30 p.m.; Fri. & Sat. at 8 p.m.; Sun. at 3 p.m.; plus two Wed. matinees) at Citadel Theatre, 300 S. Waukegan Rd., Lake Forest, IL.
- Auditions: Jul 25 in Lake Forest, IL
Casting the first show in Citadel's 2015-16 season, "Ordinary People," an adaptation of the novel by Judith Guest. Citadel Theatre’s Artistic Director Scott Phelps is to direct.14 hours ago
- Runs October 1-31 in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Aug 1, 3, 5 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Babysitter Massacre '78," a musical. Project description: "A new musical from the creators of 'A Nightmare on Backstreet' and 'Bates: An 80’s Musical Psycho Parody.'"yesterday
- Rehearsals begin March 28, 2016, in Arlington Heights, IL. Runs May 19-July 3.
- Auditions: Jul 26, Aug 3 in Arlington Heights, IL
Casting "Rent," a musical. Project description: "Bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling with life, love and AIDS, and the impacts they have on America."yesterday
- Rehearsals begin October 5 in Chicago, IL. Runs November 15-December 12.
- Auditions: Jul 11, 16 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Animals Commit Suicide," a play. Project description: "Chance Stevens is a young gay man who has almost everything...but he wants something more. He dives deep into the city's seedy sexual underbelly and picks up a drug habit, while also beginning a relationship with a handsome, HIV-positive baker, claiming falsely ...yesterday
- Runs September 11-26 in Batavia, IL.
- Auditions: Jul 19, 20, 21 in Batavia, IL
Casting "The Miracle Worker," a play. Project description: "The heroic, real-life tale of Annie Sullivan and her student, blind and mute Helen Keller who with Annie's help became a celebrated author, political activist and lecturer. The Miracle Worker dramatizes the volatile relationship between the lonely teacher and her charge. Trapped ...yesterday
- This is an ongoing commitment in Chicago, IL. When we’re preparing a show, we will meet 1-2 times per week. In between show commitments, the ensemble will meet 1-2 times per month for future show development.
- Auditions: Jul 11 in Chicago, IL
Casting ensemble members. N2O is new Chicago-based sketch comedy group focusing on bringing hilarious, yet impactful material to the comedy scene.yesterday
- Runs October 3-18 in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Jul 21, 22 in Chicago, IL
Casting "The God Committee," a play. Project description: "Medicine, money and morality clash when the Heart Transplant Selection Committee of St. Patrick's Hospital have only minutes to decide which patient will receive a heart that has become available. Based on actual events and presented in real time, the drama transports ...yesterday
- Rehearsals begin October 18 in Chicago, IL. Runs December 3-January 2.
- Auditions: Jul 26, 27, 29 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Outrage," a play. Project description: "When a questionable donation throws the future of an American university into upheaval, a graduate student who claims to be interested in nothing gets yanked into the conflict and discovers the stakes may be far more than academic. In a story narrated by none ...yesterday