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- Season runs in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 28 in Chicago, IL
Casting Chicago Children's Theatre 2015-16 Season. Season includes: "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane" (Kate DiCamillo, author; Dwayne Hartford, stage adaptation; Stuart Carden, dir. Rehearsals begin Sept. 22; previews begin Oct. 20; runs Oct. 23-Nov. 15); and "Ruby Bridges: A Little Girl's Civil Rights Dreams" (Nambi Kelley, writer; Lili-Anne Brown, ...
- Rehearsals begin Feb. 8, 2016; runs Mar. 16-Apr. 24, 2016 in Aurora, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 28, in Chicago, IL
Casting "West Side Story," a musical.
- All productions rehearse and perform in Crystal Lake, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 28 in Crystal Lake, IL
Casting the 2015-16 Season for William Street Repertory, a nonprofit theater located about 50 minutes north of Chicago. Season includes: "Gypsy" (Rehearses Sept. 7-Oct. 8, Mon.-Thurs. & Sun. 6-10 p.m.; runs Oct. 9-Nov. 1); "Forever Plaid" (Rehearses Nov. 2-27 (not Thanksgiving); runs Nov. 28, 2015-Jan. 2, 2016); a TBD musical ...
- Script workshop in May. Rehearsals begin late August. Performances begin in October, in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 28, 29, 30 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Bosons," a play. Project description: "In the face of loss, can we still marvel at our place among the stars or must we concede we're little more than fertilizer? Two undergrads, Lucy and Karl, journey through the worlds of 'Star Trek,' physics, and family history, on a quest to ...
- Rehearses in May and June 2015; summer seasonal employment runs June 20-Sept. 7, 2015 in Carlsbad, CA.
- Auditions: Apr 28, 30, May 2, 3, 4 in Carlsbad, CA
Seeking dynamic and highly energetic singers and dancers to portray fun characters for LEGOLAND California Resort's 2015 Summer Season. Entertainment includes the hit seasonal show "Character Dance Party," the Hotel Improv & Atmosphere, hosts for "The LEGO Movie Experience," Costume Character staff, gymnasts for the year-long audience favorite "The Big ...
- First Rehearsal: June 1st Load-In: July 13th Tech: July 14th-16th Dress: July 16th Previews: July 17th Opening: July 18th Strike: Aug 1st Performances will be Thursday-Sunday evenings, located at Hairpin Arts Center in Logan Square, Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 28, 29, May 2 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Rotpeter," a play. Project description: "Rotpeter ("Red Peter"), the world-renowned entertainer and former ape, has been commissioned to give a report. He's been a scientific and theological marvel since his first words. And in the years since, he has rapidly developed the cultural intelligence of the Average European. Now, ...
- "Miss Saigon" opens July 31. "The Rainmaker" opens September 18. "Dracula" opens November 6. "E.R." opens February 19, 2016.
- Auditions: Apr 28 in Cicero, IL
Jedlicka Performing Arts Center is casting its 2015, including "Miss Saigon," "The Rainmaker," "Dracula," and "E.R."
- Season rehearses and performs in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 29, 30, May 1 in Chicago, IL
Casting the House Theatre of Chicago's 2015-16 season. All shows at The House are original works which contain a great deal of physicality and spectacle.
- Runs Apr. 29, 6 p.m., at Slake, 251 W. 30th St. in NYC.
- Auditions: Apr 29 in New York City, NY
Seeking actors to participate in the Manhattan Monologue Slam Show, featuring ten casting directors, including ABC Prime Time Casting. Meet "A List" industry leaders looking for undiscovered talent, with an afterparty afterwards. The process of the slam is you have to perform a 30-second monologue in order for us to ...
- Intensive Workshop May 6 & 13 (7-10 p.m.); rehearses Amy 20-July 8 (Wed., 7-10 p.m.); performs July 10-Aug. 15 (Fri. & Sat., 8:30 p.m.) at Pendulum Space, 1803 W. Byron St., Suite 216, Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Apr 29, May 3 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Fugue," a complex show that captures the elements of a musical fugue through four simultaneous improvised scenes that explore similar themes. The show consists of eight actors onstage for the full 45-minute show, performing four separate scenes in four different spaces. While they physically overlap onstage, they thematically overlap ...
- 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 ...