The Chicagoland Theatre
seeking comedic character actors that can sing.
Comedic character actors who can sing wanted for 2021. Now accepting video submissions.
The Chicagoland Theatre Fund is now seeking comedic character actors that can sing. Union and Non-Union may submit. Currently accepting video submissions for a parody-filled family-friendly production of Sleeping Beauty.
Video submissions should include 16 bars of any styled music (preferably comedic in nature) and 1 min comedic monologue. The subject line should read “Sleeping Beauty – Last Name, First Name”. Headshot and resume should be included in the email. Only local actors should apply or actors with means of local housing.
WHERE: Chicago area (likely downtown)
ARTISTIC TEAM: TBA
COMPENSATION: Per performance and per rehearsal stipend. Limited tentatively CAT 3 contracts available.
DATES: Rehearsals (11.6.21-11.18.21). Weekend only performances (11.19.21-12.22.21).
*This information is all tentative due to COVID-19. As such, actors with potentially conflicting engagements should still submit if interested*
All ages/genders/races considered for all roles.
Brave, but actually total chicken. Dorky, sincere, and naive. Madly in love.
Princess: Madly in love. Less than intelligent
Once a party animal. Now just an animal. Juvenile.
Waiting for prince to rescue her from chore-filled dwarf-infested household.
Puss N Boots:
Furry, feline hero.
Headless but happy to help.
Bitter and dramatic. Upset for not being invited to Rose’s party.
Slightly hunched and dim-witted henchman
Western-styled, gospel-preaching witch.
Marlon Brando being your fairy godmother.
Overprotective of his daughter. Condescending to his wife. Bumbling.
Kind-hearted but ditsy, but also has rage issues.