Audition Info

Included below

  • CATS Principal Auditions
  • CATS Chorus Auditions
  • TOMMY Principal Auditions
  • TOMMY Chorus Auditions

PLEASE NOTE: MARY POPPINS Child Audition information will be posted to this page when made available.  Please keep checking back for more information.  Phone calls and email submissions will not be accepted at this time.

PRINCIPAL CASTING CALL: “CATS”

re-imagined with new direction and choreography

PRODUCTION DATES:

  • First Rehearsal: August 18, 2014
  • First Performance: September 10, 2014
  • Closing: October 12, 2014

AUDITIONS:

What: Equity Principal Auditions (Non-Equity actors are welcome and encouraged to attend)

When: Monday, April 7, 2014

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: Chicago Actors’ Equity Office; 557 W. Randolph St., Chicago IL 60661

SEEKING:

Male and Female dancers/singers of all shapes and sizes.  Specialized skills encouraged including aerial, gymnastics and circus skills.  Age 18 and older.  Very few sing-only roles, also very few dance-only roles.  Seeking strong dancer/singers.

PREPARATION:

Please bring TWO copies of Headshot/Resume.

Please prepare one, 32 bar selection of a musical theatre ballad/uptempo in the style of the show.  You are welcome to sing from the show.  Please have a second selection prepared if asked.

CLICK HERE character breakdown and more information.

PRODUCTION TEAM:

Shawn Stengel – Director and Music Director

Harrison McEldowney – Choreographer

Jim Corti – Artistic Director

Jennette Nohl – Company Manager

For questions or email submissions, please contact:
Jennette Nohl
Broadway Series Company Manager
jennetten@paramountarts.com

CHORUS CASTING CALL: “CATS”

re-imagined with new direction and choreography

PRODUCTION DATES:

  • First Rehearsal: August 18, 2014
  • First Performance: September 10, 2014
  • Closing: October 12, 2014

AUDITIONS:

What: Equity Principal Auditions (Non-Equity actors are welcome and encouraged to attend)

When: Tuesday, April 8, 2014

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. WOMEN Dance, followed by singing if requested

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. MEN Dance, followed by singing if requested

Where: Chicago Actors’ Equity Office; 557 W. Randolph St., Chicago IL 60661

SEEKING:

Male and Female dancers/singers of all shapes and sizes.  Dancers from diverse and varying backgrounds encouraged.  Strengths in modern and contemporary with strong technical foundations.  Specialized skills encouraged including aerial, gymnastics and circus skills.  Age 18 and older.  Very few sing-only roles, also very few dance-only roles.  Seeking strong dancer/singers.

PREPARATION:

Please bring TWO copies of Headshot/Resume.

Please wear dance attire and shoes: NO street clothes/shoes, NO gym sneakers.  You may be asked to sing, please prepare one, 32 bar selection of a musical theatre ballad/uptempo in the style of the show.  You are welcome to sing from the show.  Please have a second selection prepared if asked.

CLICK HERE for character breakdown and more information.

PRODUCTION TEAM:

Shawn Stengel – Director and Music Director

Harrison McEldowney – Choreographer

Jim Corti – Artistic Director

Jennette Nohl – Company Manager

For questions or email submissions, please contact:
Jennette Nohl
Broadway Series Company Manager
jennetten@paramountarts.com

PRINCIPAL CASTING CALL: “THE WHO’S TOMMY”

PRODUCTION DATES:

  • First Rehearsal: December 22, 2014
  • First Performance: January 14, 2015
  •  Closing: February 15, 2015

AUDITIONS:

What: Equity Principal Auditions (Non-Equity actors are welcome and encouraged to attend)

When: Wednesday, April 9. 2014

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: Chicago Actors’ Equity Office; 557 W. Randolph St.; Chicago IL 60661

SEEKING:

Male and Female actors/dancers/singers of all ethnicities and types.  Please NO children at this time.  Please see character breakdown for more details.  Age 18 and older.

PREPARATION:

Please bring TWO copies of Headshot/Resume.

Please prepare one, 32 bar selection of a ROCK/POP song in the style of the show.  Does NOT need to be a musical theatre song.  It is preferable the song show the extremes of your range and have an actable lyric.  Please have a second selection prepared if asked.

PRODUCTION TEAM:

Jim Corti – Director

Tommy Vendafreddo – Music Director

Katie Spelman – Choreographer

Jennette Nohl – Company Manager

CLICK HERE for character breakdown and more information.

For questions or email submissions, please contact:
Jennette Nohl
Broadway Series Company Manager
jennetten@paramountarts.com

CHORUS CASTING CALL: “THE WHO’S TOMMY”

PRODUCTION DATES:

  • First Rehearsal: December 22, 2014
  • First Performance: January 14, 2015
  • Closing: February 15, 2015

AUDITIONS:

What: Equity Chorus Auditions (Non-Equity actors are welcome and encouraged to attend)

When: Thursday, April 10, 2014

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. WOMEN Dance, followed by singing if requested

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. MEN Dance, followed by singing if requested

Where: Chicago Actors’ Equity Office; 557 W. Randolph St.; Chicago IL 60661

SEEKING:

Male and Female actors/dancers/singers of all ethnicities and types.  Please NO children at this time.  Please see character breakdown for more details.  Age 18 and older.

PREPARATION:

Please bring TWO copies of Headshot/Resume.

Be warmed up and prepared to dance in appropriate attire and bring flat shoes.  You may be asked to sing.  Please prepare one, 32 bar selection of a ROCK/POP song in the style of the show.  Does NOT need to be a musical theatre song.  It is preferable the song show the extremes of your range and have an actable lyric.  Please have a second selection prepared if asked.

PRODUCTION TEAM:

Jim Corti – Director

Tommy Vendafreddo – Music Director

Katie Spelman – Choreographer

Jennette Nohl – Company Manager

CLICK HERE for character breakdown and more information.

For questions or email submissions, please contact:
Jennette Nohl
Broadway Series Company Manager
jennetten@paramountarts.com