Pay Rate: $500-$650/wk NON-AEA
Contact Person Name: Bob Mason, Alexis Taylor


Seeking adults 18+ of all ethnicities, diversities, body types, abilities, and gender identities for our 2020-2021 season (titles TBA).  Seeking dramatic/comedic as well as musical. Seeking only local actors or actors with local housing at this time.

Please send in a headshot/resume as one PDF file to castingoffice@chicagoshakes.com by 5 pm on 1/22/20. A brief cover letter can be provided in the body of the e-mail. Please let us know if you are seeking a dramatic or musical audition.

Due to the large number of audition requests we receive, we will be unable to accommodate everyone. We accept headshot/resumes year-round.  Also please know that we pull from these submissions throughout the season as special skills are needed for specific productions.

Material to Prepare:

Dramatic audition: Two monologues--one classical and one contemporary; or two contemporary pieces. Not to exceed four minutes total.
Musical audition: 32 bars of a song that best shows off your vocal and acting range, and one monologue (classical or contemporary). Please bring sheet music in your key; an accompanist will be provided.

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