Overview

Pay Rate: $150.00
Audition Date and Time: AUDITIONS: June 13 & 14 @ 5:30PM - 8:40PM and June 15 @ 12:30PM - 3:40PM CALLBACKS: June 16 @ 2:00PM - 5:00PM
Audition Location: Edge Theater - 5451 N Broadway Ave
Contact Person Name: Bradley Hamilton, Artistic Director

Intrinsic Theatre Company is casting the following productions for thier 2019 Season:

Now or Later by Christopher Shinn

  • Rehearsals begin July 11
  • Performances run August 9 – 31
  • Directed by Bradley Hamilton
  • Performed at The Edge Off-Broadway

Keely and Du by Jane Martin

  • Rehearsals begin September 26
  • Performances run November 2 – 25
  • Directed by Michelle Altman
  • Performed at The Frontier

 

Visit intrinsictheatrecompany.com/auditions to schedule an audition slot. 

 

Chicago Theatre Standards Advisory Declarations

  • ITC does not provide housing for actors, only local talent will be considered.
  • Actors’ Equity Association contracts are not provided.
  • Actors may be asked to provide their costume in part or its entirety. Undergarments and makeup will not be provided by ITC.
  • Actors will be expected to participate in strike, including striking the set.
  • There will be no understudies.
  • Both productions contain culturally-sensitive content and a familiarity with both scripts in encouraged prior to audition.
  • There is one (1) preview performance planned for each production.

Now or Later contains the following:

  • Brief unarmed stage combat

Keely and Du contains the following:

  • Violence and sensitive content, including discussions about domestic abuse, sexual assault, and human captivity.
  • Mild nudity (changing onstage)
  • Keely performs a self-induced abortion onstage

Material to Prepare:

- Prepare two contrasting monologues that do not exceed 3 minutes total
- If time allows, you may be asked to read sides from our season

Character Type/Restrictions:

All ethnicities will be considered for casting unless specifically stated.

Now or Later

JOHN - male-identifying - 20's - Ferociously independent
MATT - male-identifying - 20's - Level-headed and loyal. Able to see both sides of an argument.
MARC - male-identifying - 30's - Optimistic and patriotic
JESSICA - female-identifying - 50's - Loving mother and devoted wife
TRACY - female-identifying - 40's - African-American - Enjoys having a good time but knows when to get serious
JOHN, SR. - male-identifying - mid-50's -Politician through and through

Keely and Du

KEELY – female-identifying – 20's-mid 30's - Determined
DU – female-identifying – 50's-70's – Gentle yet firm, a nurse
WALTER – male-identifying – 40's-60's – Well-spoken
COLE – male-identifying – 30's - Serious