Midwest Casting and Jobs
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- Rehearsals December 27-January 10 in St. Charles, IL. Tech/Final Dress January 11, 13, 14. Previews January 15-23. Opens January 24. Closes March 8. Matinees: Thursday @ 2 PM: January 29, February 12, 19, March 5. Fridays & Saturdays @ 8pm, Sundays @ 2pm.
- Auditions: Oct 31 in St. Charles, IL
Casting "No Way to Treat a Lady," a musical. Project description: "This theatrically charged musical comedy thriller about a publicity crazed actor turned killer and the endearing detective who pursues him is based on the best selling novel that became a renowned movie. It is a devilish blend of humor, ...5 minutes ago
- Three weekday evening rehearsals per week in Chicago, IL. One afternoon rehearsal Sundays beginning mid-January. Tech Week: March 8-12. Shows March 13-15.
- Auditions: Nov 15, 16 in Chicago, IL
Casting "The Yeomen of the Guard, or the Merryman and His Maid," a musical. Project description: "Revered as the most tragic and complex work of the Gilbert & Sullivan canon, The Yeomen of the Guard is one of the final collaborations between the legendary duo. Set in the Tower of ...21 minutes ago
- "The Odd Couple" rehearsals beginning in December in Glenview, IL. Runs January 8th-February 22nd. "Lone Star" and "Laundry in Bourbon" rehearsals beginning in January. Runs March 5th-April 19th. "Later Life" by A.R. Gurney, rehearsals beginning in March. Runs April 30th-June 14th.
- Auditions: Nov 1 in Glenview, IL
Oil Lamp Theater is holding open auditions for its 2015 season, including the plays "The Odd Couple" by Neil Simon, "Lone Star" and "Laundry in Bourbon" by James McLure, and "Later Life" by A.R. Gurney.31 minutes ago
- Shows in Chicago, IL.
- Auditions: Nov 17, 19, 20, 23 in Chicago, IL
Casting "Titus Andronicus," a play. Project description: "Using one of Shakespeare's most notoriously violent and uneven plays, The Home for Wayward Artists is producing a fully immersive, devised piece based on the themes and characters of 'Titus Andronicus.' This project will be an intense, extended study of the multifaceted story ...41 minutes ago
- Rehearsals begin Dec. 22; runs Jan. 8-Feb. 22, 2015 ("The Sensational 70s"). Rehearsals begin Feb. 9, 2015; runs Feb. 26, 2015-Apr. 19, 2015 ("The Wizard of Oz"). Performances take place in Fort Atkinson, WI.
- Auditions: Nov 17 in Chicago, IL
Casting "The Wizard of Oz" & "The Sensational 70s."16 hours ago
- Rehearses January 19-29, Monday-Friday, 12-5pm, with staggered call times, in Highland Park, IL. January 30: Daytime tech. Show January 31: 6pm Call; 8pm Curtain.
- Auditions: Oct 27 in Highland Park, IL
Casting "Oscar & Richard & Joe," a musical. Project description: "an evening about Rogers & Hammerstein's 'Allegro.' After Rodgers and Hammerstein turned Broadway's spotlight on themselves with the immense popularity of Oklahoma! and Carousel, the legendary music-and-lyrics tandem undertook a revolutionary new musical, 'Allegro.' The show sharply divided critics, but ...50 minutes ago
- Three rehearsals and a tech in Chicago, IL. Shows November 14-16.
- Auditions: Oct 26 in Chicago, IL
Casting Gay Film Weekend, a series of screenplay readings. Project description: "enhanced staged readings of the five finalists from Pride Films & Plays' 2014 Great Gay Screenplay Contest. The finalists are: '1974' by Chris Halligan, 'Agent Call Boy' by James Rosenfield, 'The Celestial' by Barry Brennessel, 'Chance Meetings' by John ...1 hours ago
- Shooting in October and November in Chicago, IL.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting background & supporting roles for "Empire," a FOX TV series directed by Lee Daniels, starring Terrence Howard, Malik Yoba, Jussie Smollett, Trai Byers, and Grace Gealey. Project description: "A unique family drama set in the world of a hip hop empire."1 hours ago
- Shooting in October and November, in Chicago, IL.
- Seeking submissions from: Chicago, IL
Casting "Chicago Fire," an NBC TV drama. Project description: "The story of firefighters in Chicago."1 hours ago