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- Orientation Oct. 16 (6:30 p.m.); rehearses Oct. 19-Nov. 19 (weeknights 6-10 p.m.; weekends TBD); runs Nov. 20, Dec. 1-3, 8-10, and 14-17 (3-8 p.m.); Nov. 21, 27, and Dec. 4-6, 11-13, and 18-23 (10 a.m.-8 p.m.); Nov. 28 (Winterfest; 10 a.m.-9 p.m.). Nov. 22 & 29 (11 a.m.-7 p.m.), and Dec. 24 (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) in Cleveland, OH.
- Auditions: Oct 10, 11, 12 in Cleveland, OH
Casting Kringle’s Inventionasium, a 60-minute, fully immersive, interactive theatrical experience developed in Cleveland by the Mr. Kringle Company, LLC in association with the Mr. Kringle Licensing Group. Description: The Inventionasium is Mr. Kringle's top-secret inventing laboratory. Guests tour different departments, explore each area, and engage in hands-on activities to help ...
- Rehearsals begin January 3, 2016. Performances run February 5-28, 2016, in Evanston, IL.
- Auditions: Oct 11, 18 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Ephemera," a play.
- Rehearses & runs Apr. 4-May 22, 2016 in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Oct 13, 15 in Chicago, IL
Casting AGMA/Equity/nonunion singers & dancers for "The King and I."
- Rehearsals begin Jan. 28, 2016; runs Feb. 18-Mar. 20, 2016 in Munster, IN.
- Auditions: Oct 13 in Munster, IN
Casting "The 39 Steps."
- Performance October 31 in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Oct 13 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Black Market Ball," an interactive theatrical Halloween celebration.
- Rehearsals begin Feb. 1, 2016; previews begin Feb. 19; closes May 15 in Valparaiso, IN.
- Auditions: Oct 14 in Chicago, IL
Casting "New Country," a play. Synopsis: In "New Country," handsome, charismatic, Country music star Justin Spears is a rich, famous, cavalier, with an ego at the top of the charts. It's Justin's bachelor party on the eve of his wedding day, and his ruthless managers, Paul and Chuck, try in ...
- Rehearsals begin Dec. 14; runs Jan. 22-Mar. 6, 2016 in All Performance will be at the Den Theater, 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave, in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Oct 14 in Chicago, IL
Casting the role of Jim in "The Glass Menagerie."
- Rehearses and performs April 25-Nov. 27, 2016 in Staunton, VA. Tour rehearses and performs June 20, 2016-June 11, 2017.
- Auditions: Oct 16, 17 in Staunton, VA and Oct 26, 27 in New York, NY
Casting the 2016 Blackfriars Playhouse Summer/Fall Season of rotating repertory. Repertory includes "King Lear," "Twelfth Night," "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson," and "Henry VI Part 2." Also casting the tour, which includes "Romeo and Juliet," "Our Town," "The Two Gentlemen of Verona," "Goodnight Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet)," and "A Christmas Carol."
- Rehearsals begin in December. Performances run January 29-February 29, 2016, in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Oct 17, 21 in Chicago, IL
Casting "High Fidelity: The Musical." Project description: "When Rob, a Brooklyn record store owner, finds himself unexpectedly dumped, his life takes a music-filled turn toward the introspective. Based on the popular novel by Nick Hornby, 'High Fidelity' follows Rob as he struggles to discover how his relationship went awry, and ...