To submit a job posting or audition announcment, click here.


  • USITT Midwest Section announces tech workshops on Sept. 22 at Muskegon Community College: Costumes, Lighting and Sound. For more information and schedule please visit: Registration ends Sept. 18.

    Coming up this fall are performances and technical tours, Portfolio review sessions, and lighting console sessions. 
    For a description of all programs, visit  or Facebook (9/6/18)

  • Minooka Community High School has an opening for a Technical Director to be in charge of set construction for two productions--Fall Play and Spring Musical. Interested applicants can find information about the position and apply for it on the school website Those with questions should contact the Activities Director, Ms. Hillary Holden;815-521-4152. (8/24/18)

  • Broadway Costumes, in Chicago, is looking for a permanent, full-time costume stylist. For info please email (8/24/18)


  • Western Illinois University's Department of Theatre and Dance announces Musical Theatre BFA Auditions for the incoming class of 2019.
    On the Macomb Campus: November 10, 2018; February 9, 2019; March 23, 2019
    On the Quad Cities Campus: January 19, 2019
    For Audition Protocol and/or more information please contact: Lysa Fox, Head of Musical Theatre, or call 309-298-1543. (4/23/18) 

  • Millikin University announces its Theatre & Dance Campus Audition Dates & Pre-screen Submission Deadlines for 2019 Admission.

    Friday, November 9, 2018 - (pre-screen materials deadline: October 5)
    Monday, January 21, 2019 - (pre-screen materials deadline: November 30)
    Monday, February 18, 2019 - (prescreen materials deadline: November 30)
    Friday, March 22, 2019 - (prescreen materials deadline: January 15)
    Saturday, March 23, 2019 - (prescreen materials deadline: January 15)

    Chicago Audition/Interview Dates and Pre-screen Submission Deadlines
    Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 1:00 pm-(prescreen materials deadline is November 30)
    Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 8:00 am & 1:00 pm-(prescreen materials deadline: November 30) (9/1/18)

  • Compass Creative Dramatics, in Chicago,is seeking Experienced Teaching Artists and Emerging Teaching artists for their upcoming 2019 tours. 
    Auditions and interviews will be held on Monday Sept 10th and Saturday Sept 15th. For more info about the position and how to submit, please visit:  (9/6/18)

  • Indian Valley Theatre announces auditions for its upcoming season:
    Beauty and the Beast Jr: Auditions are open to boys & girls 7-18 years old. Saturday, September 15th 9 am-2 pm & Monday, September 17th 5 pm-8 pm (Come prepared to sing a short song a cappella & cold read from the script).
    Don’t Hug Me - County Fair. Sept 16th from 1 pm -4 pm and 6 pm - 8 pm. (Come prepared to sing a short song & cold read from the script).
    Scrooge - The Radio Musical. Sept 23 from 6 pm - 9 pm & Sept 24 from 7-9 pm (Come prepared to sing a short song & cold read from the script). 6th grade and up in age. (9/12/18)

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Each week the ITA sends out "Friday Announcements" to its Listserve (currently comprised of more than 2,300 theatre artists and educators from throughout the state). If you'd like to submit an item for inclusion in the weekly announcements, please click here[Suggestions for inclusion include: audition announcements, job postings, interesting theatre stories/experiences, lesson plans, community/life events, etc., theatre opportunities, etc.). To submit an announcement click here.

Also, please remember to submit your upcoming performances and/or events to the
ITA's on-line performance calendar!!! Click here