Chicago Theater Auditions
Backstage's theater auditions in Chicago include acting jobs in musicals, plays, major equity productions, local nonunion theaters and more.
The following listings display acting jobs, auditions, and character breakdowns for Chicago theater, updated daily.
- Runs Oct. 8-10, 15-17, and 22-24 in Grand Rapids, MI.
- Auditions: Aug 8, 9 in Grand Rapids, MI
Casting "Heathers: The Musical," the rock musical with music, lyrics, and a book by Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy, based on the 1988 cult film "Heathers." Seeking 18 men and women, ages 17-50, of all ethnicities.Jul 02
- Performance date Saturday, Nov. 14, in Mount Pleasant, MI. Rehearsals TBD as actor availability information is submitted.
- Seeking submissions from: Mt. Pleasant, MI
Casting "Runagate," a medley of narrative, movement, and music inspired by the poem "Runagate Runagate." Description: Through the vessel of this work, a diverse cast of characters dramatically reflect the struggle for a freedom that is not only historic but universal.Jun 02
- Shows in 2015 in Chicago, IL.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting "The Trial of Moses Fleetwood Walker," a play. Project description: "An intense drama about a man of color accused of second degree murder for killing a white man in 1891. The play is based on true events in the life of Moses Fleetwood Walker, who was the first African ...Dec 11