World Premiere Musical: Sofa King Queer

  • Non-Equity
  • Anywhere

Website Nothing Without a Company

Planting Theatre Around Chicago

Pay Rate: $450 stipend (understudy) - $900 stipend (band member)
Audition Date and Time: video submission by May 10st
Audition Location: Will take video submission until roles are filled
Contact Person Name: Anna Rose Ii-Epstein

Please email Casting@NothingWithoutaCompany.org to receive material to prepare for Nothing Without a Company’s World Premiere Musical: SOFA KING QUEER opening in October. Keep in mind this is a pop punk musical.

Seeking:

NAO (they/them) 22, Sil’s partner, west-coast raised, (Asian-American). We are looking to cast an understudy for NAO who will have 5 guaranteed performances.

Submit headshot (photo) and resume with Subject: SKQ NAO Understudy Submission  

&

TWO band members who can play live guitar, base OR drums.

Submit a video of you playing your instrument and any conflicts from July – December with Subject: SKQ Band Submission (instrument you play)

Material to Prepare:

Email for materials to prepare. You will be asked to submit a scene and song from SOFA KING QUEER. We will provide more info via email. Please do not submit if you do not fit the description.

Band Members Submit a video of you play your instrument and any conflicts from July - December.

Time Commitment:

Understudies must attend:
1) All table reads. (2 scheduled)
2) All intimacy days.
3) 1-2 rehearsals for every scene they are in August.
4) 1-2 rehearsals a week in September & October leading up to opening.
5) Que2que during tech
6) Tech run & dress rehearsals.
7) Rehearsal's or performances if the main cast is sick and/or has a stated conflict.

Band Members needed for all performances, some rehearsal and tech.

Generally Rehearsal Start Mid July. Load in on Oct 7 for tech. Opening October 18 with runs Wen - Sun until November 24 with a 4 day break for thanksgiving and a possible extension November 29 - December 13. 

Character Type/Restrictions:

Please DO NOT SUBMIT if you do not fit the description of NAO.

Seeking an understudy for NAO (they/them) 22, Sil’s partner, west-coast raised, (Asian-American). Singing part.

Additionally, seeking 2 band members who can play guitar, base or drums proficiently. Keep in mind this is a world premiere pop punk musical and will be working with a music director.

To apply for this job email your details to casting@nothingwithoutacompany.org