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Website InvictusTheatre Invictus Theatre Company

Pay Rate: $550 for actors, $400 for understudies (no guaranteed performance; internal understudies may be utilized)
Audition Date and Time: Auditions: Friday 6/14 6-10pm, Saturday 6/15 10-6pm Callbacks: 6/18 6-10pm
Audition Location: City Lit Theatre, 1020 W Bryn Mawr
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Name: Becca Holloway

Invictus Theatre is pleased to announce auditions for Network directed by Charles Askenaizer.

Material to Prepare:

Auditions will consist of reading sides from the script. To request an audition, please email your headshot and resume with subject line “Network Audition Request” to Becca Holloway at:

Time Commitment:

Rehearsals: July 6 - August 5 (Sat/Sun 10-4pm, MTW 6-10pm)
Tech: August 6, 8-11 (Tues/Thurs/Fri. 6-11pm, Sat/Sun 10-8pm)
Previews: August 13, 16-18 (Tues 7pm, Fri 7pm, Sat 1pm/7pm, Sun 2pm)
Opening: August 19 7pm
Run: August 23 - September 29 (Fri/Mon 7pm, Sat 1pm/7:30pm, Sun 2pm)

Please note there are performances Labor Day Weekend and Labor Day: August 31, Sept. 1-2

Rehearsals and performances will take place at Invictus Theatre, 3014 W Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL 60618

Character Type/Restrictions:

Howard Beale (50’s-60’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Frank Hackett (40’s-50’s Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

*Max Schumacher (50’s-60’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

*Diana Christensen (30’s, Female Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Harry Hunter (Mid 30’s-50’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Nelson Chaney (40’s-60’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Edward Ruddy (60’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Director (30’s-60’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Floor Manager (30’s-60’s, Open Gender, Open Ethnicity)

Continuity Announcer (40’s-50’s Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Ensemble 1-Production Assistant/Sheila, Schlesinger, Secretary #2

(20’s, Female Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Ensemble 2- Make Up Person, Interviewer’s Voice, Louise Schumacher, Secretary #1, Secretary #3 (50’s-60’s, Female Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Ensemble 3- Jack Snowden, Warm Up guy (30’s-50’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Ensemble 4-  Technician, Arthur Jensen (50’s-60’s, Male Identifying, Open Ethnicity)

Ensemble 5- Technician, ELA member (20’s-40’s, Open Gender, Open Ethnicity)

Ensemble 6- Technician (20’s-60’s, Open Gender, Open Ethnicity)

*Please note that the roles of MAX SCHUMACHER and DIANA CHRISTENSEN will have intimacy including undressing down to undergarments and simulated sex. There will be an intimacy choreographer to handle all moments of intimacy.

Invictus Theatre does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or productions.

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