Overview

Pay Rate: $500-$550/wk NON-AEA; $650/wk AEA plus health
Audition Date and Time: Audition will take place on TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2019
Contact Person Name: Bob Mason

PROJECT: THE WIZARD OF OZ (75-minute abridgment of the classic movie musical)

PRODUCER: Chicago Shakespeare Theater

DIRECTOR: Brian Hill

MUSICAL DIRECTOR: Kory Danielson

CHOREOGRAPHER: Kenny Ingram

PLEASE SUBMIT HEADSHOT AND RESUME ASAP to castingoffice@chicagoshakes.com with Subject: OZ

We will contact actors we think are appropriate for the call.

Material to Prepare:

Prepare 32 bars of an appropriate song that best shows off acting and vocal range. Additional material will be provided.Wear comfortable clothes and footwear for dance or movement call.

Time Commitment:

CONTRACT BEGINS: June 3, 2019
FIRST PERFORMANCE: July 6, 2019
CLOSES: August 25, 2019
This is a day-time TYA contract. Daytime rehearsals with performances running 11 am on Wednesdays, and 11 am and 2 pm Thursdays through Sundays.

Character Type/Restrictions:

SEEKING:

TIN MAN. Male or Non-binary. Warm and gentle soul and companion of Dororthy, seeking a heart from the Wizard of Oz. Baritone. ESPECIALLY SEEKING ACTORS OF COLOR. AEA or non-AEA.

ENSEMBLE. Male, Female, Non-Binary. Seeking two extremely strong singer/dancers. Acrobatics, partnering, tap all pluses. ESPECIALLY SEEKING ACTORS OF COLOR. AEA and non-AEA.

To apply for this job email your details to castingoffice@chicagoshakes.com