Overview

Pay Rate: 11/26-12/5 at $550/wk (first week pro-rated) to be fully present at rehearsals to learn the roles and attend tech and final dress rehearsal; 12/6-12/23 at $300/wk (last week pro-rated) to be on call, attend first two previews and opening, and afterwards two performances and up to two understudy rehearsals a week
Audition Date and Time: Will request video audition from selected submissions.
Contact Person Name: Bob Mason and Alexis Taylor

SEEKING FOR Q BROTHERS CHRISTMAS CAROL:

ACTOR 2 (GQ) Outside u/s. NON-AEA. Parts include: Marley/Ghost of Christmas Present/Belle/Li’l Tim/others. Must be an excellent rapper with a good singing voice, be a strong mover, and have the ability to transform into completely different characters with the change of a simple prop or accessory. Must have a terrific funny bone. A real rapping chameleon. Open to actors of all races, ethnicities, and gender identities.

ACTOR 4 (POSTELL PRINGLE) Outside u/s. NON-AEA. Parts include Bob Cratchit, Ghost of Christmas Past/others. Must be an excellent rapper with a good singing voice, be a strong mover, and have the ability to transform into completely different characters with the change of a simple prop or accessory. Must have a terrific funny bone as well as acting chops. Especially seeking Black, Indigenous, Asian, Pacific Islander, MENASA, Latinx/Hispanic. Open to all gender identities.

Please submit headshot/resume in one PDF file to castingoffice@chicagoshakes.com by 5 pm on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 with subject heading “QCC submission.”

FIRST REHEARSAL: 11/26/21

FIRST PREVIEW: 12/07/21

OPENING: 12/10/21

CLOSING: 12/23/21