Auditions for a new Forum Theatre company

The Performing Arts Studio and Teatro Sin Paredes 

Forum Theatre: "Discrimination in America"

Non-Equity

Audition Dates: August 7 & 8: 7:00pm to 9:30pm, August 11: 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Callbacks: August 18th 2:30pm to 4:30pm and August 19th 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Description:

Mexico’s awarded theatre director, David Psalmon, will be coming to Chicago to open, alongside The Performing Arts Studio, a Forum Theatre Company that will be devising two theatre shows per year and taking them to different spaces in the city from schools to prisons and showing its work to different oppressed communities. 

We are looking to cast 12 actors, 5 playwrights and 3 stage managers to start the company’s ensemble.

 

Commitment dates: 

-September 10th to September 15th from 10am to 3pm: Training and Devising Process

-8 rehearsals will be scheduled according to actors' availability to stage the show once playwrights finish devising the play 

-Shows will be in the mornings/afternoons and will be scheduled at least a month in advance depending on actor’s availability. 

 

Casting/Type

Actors of all ethnicities and genders are encouraged to submit. 

Characters will be devised from actors’ experiences. 

Improv skills are a plus

 

Material to prepare:

Two contemporary contrasting monologues (1-2 minutes each)

Please bring Headshot and Resume

Improv skills are a plus 

 

Pay: $50 per performance

 

Please email your headshot and resume to:

casting@performingartsstudio.com

 

For more information on the project: Www.performingartsstudio.com/forum

For more info on what to prepare: Www.performingartsstudio.com/auditions

Auditions will be held at the Performing Arts Studio:

630 W. Webster Ave. 1-E, Chicago 60614

Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Fixed
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Victor Marana
Contact Address: 
630 W Webster Ave, 1-E
Chicago  Illinois  60614
United States