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JOB POSTINGS:

  • Timothy Christian High School Drama department, in Elmhurst, IL, is searching for a set designer and builder for the Spring musical production of "The Sound of Music," with pre-production beginning in February. There is a stipend. College students are welcome to apply. Email Deanna Markos at markos@Timothychristian.com if interested. (11/10/17)

  • Skyline Studios is seeking dedicated, engaging and dynamic theater educators to teach/direct children in after-school programs located on the North Shore. These classes are primarily located on the North Shore (Wilmette, Winnetka, Deerfield, Highland Park). Prior experience working with children and prior theater, music, and/or dance experience is preferred. We are looking for instructors willing to commit to multiple days. Please email resume to skylinechicago@gmail.com. (11/20/17)

  • Adlai E. Stevenson High School District 125 is seeking a full-time Theatre Teacher and Co-Curricular Theatre Director for the 2018-19 School Year. Qualified applicants must hold a valid IL Professional Educator's License, with Theatre/Drama endorsement required. Masters in content area is preferred. Online applications are required: www.d125.org. (11/21/17)

  • Guerin Prep High School (8001 W. Belmont Ave., River Grove, Illinois 60171) is looking for a choreographer for its spring musical, Little Shop of Horrors. Auditions are January 9, 2018. Performances are March 23 & 24, 2018. Contact Kristen Mackie at kmackie@guerinprep.org. (11/30/17)

  • Imagination Theater is looking for a Director of Sales. The Director of Sales reports directly to the Executive Director and is responsible for booking all Imaginary Theater programming, creating and executing contracts, ensuring that all signed documents are returned before performance dates, and following up after performances with the client. For further information, go to: http://imaginationtheater.org/work-with-us/.  Please send a cover letter and resume to Steve Leaver, Executive Director, at steve@imaginationtheater.org. (12/12/17)

AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • The Department of Theatre and Dance at Western Illinois University announces:
    Auditions for our BFA Musical Theatre Program. Auditions are scheduled for 2017-18 on-campus auditions dates are:
    Saturday, November 11, 2017
    Saturday, February 24, 2018
    Saturday, March 24, 2018
    To set up an appointment for an audition on one of our dates, please call (309) 298-1543 or email Lysa Fox at L-Fox@wiu.edu.
    On-campus auditions are strongly preferred. However, if you are not able to come to the campus for an audition, video tapes/flipshare/youtube videos are accepted.
    Please contact Lysa Fox (Head of Musical Theatre) directly if you choose to audition by video at the following email address for further instructions: L-Fox@wiu.edu. (10/16/17)

  • DLO Musical Theatre announces auditions for its production of Curtains on November 28 and 30, from 7-9 pm. Auditions will be held at DLO Center Stage in the east wing of the Village Mall (next to Burlington), 2917 N. Vermillion St., Danville. See complete details, including character descriptions, at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com. (11/17/17)

  • The Mississippi Bend Players at the Brunner Theatre Center on the campus of Augustana College, will produce a three show season (Big River, The Glass Menagerie, Beginner's Luck). Auditions for the season are open to the public and are scheduled for Saturday, December 9 from 9 am-noon and Sunday, December 10 from 10 am-12:30 pm and 1-4 pm. Auditions are by appointment only and must be scheduled by December 2. MBP is a professional regional theatre and all roles are paid and housing is available for those not living in the Quad Cities. Those auditioning for all three shows should prepare a one-minute monologue and 16 bars of a contemporary pop/rock musical-theatre song. If you are not auditioning for Big River, you do not need to prepare a musical selection. You may be asked to read/sing from the script/score or dance. To secure an audition appointment, please contact Christina Myatt at christinamyatt@augustana.edu. (11/21/17)


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