Overview

Pay Rate: CAT 4/5; $608/week
Audition Date and Time: Thursday April 11, Friday April 12, and Monday April 15, 10AM-4PM, lunch 12:30-1PM
Audition Location: Actors' Equity Association - Chicago 557 W Randolph St Chicago, IL 60661, Please dial 011 at front door.
Contact Person Email: gmeier@lookingglasstheatre.org
Contact Person Name: Gracie Meier

Seeking actors and movers for various roles in our 2019-2020 Lookingglass Mainstage Season.

PERSONNEL
Producing Director: Phil Smith (in attendance)
Ensemble Member: Kareem Bandealy
Artistic Associate: Atra Asdou
Administrative Coordinator: Gracie Meier

Equity Members may sign up for an appointment through the Member Portal beginning Monday, April 8th at noon. EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will be provided. Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

Material to Prepare:

Please prepare one (1) contemporary monologue no more than 2 minutes OR one (1) 2-minute movement piece. The movement piece can be improvised, but should contain narrative storytelling and feature your special skills. Please list musical, acrobatic, and circus skills.

Character Type/Restrictions:

The Steadfast Tin Soldier
Written and Directed by Ensemble Member Mary Zimmerman
From the Story by Hans Christian Andersen
First rehearsal: October 15, 2019, November 1, 2019–January 26, 2020

5 actors. 4 Musicians. Looking for Principal and Understudy candidates. Show is a Pantomime. Non- verbal narrative auditions welcome. Age Range 20 – 60.

World Premiere of Her Honor Jane Byrne
Written and Directed by Ensemble Member J. Nicole Brooks
First rehearsal: January 28, 2020, February 26–April 12, 2020

10 Actors. Looking for Principal and Understudy candidates. Age Range – 20 -60

Lookingglass Alice
Adapted and Directed by Ensemble Member David Catlin
From the Works of Lewis Carroll
Produced in Association with The Actors Gymnasium
First rehearsal: April 14, 2020, May 13–August 16, 2020

5 Actors. Looking for Principal and Understudy candidates. Show is highly physical in nature. Age range – 20-50

*Please note that because Lookingglass produces primarily original work, we do not have scripts available at this time. Each project in consideration requires a contemporary, naturalistic style of performance.

To apply for this job email your details to gmeier@lookingglasstheatre.org