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AMERICAN THEATER COMPANY 2011-12 SEASON - American Theater Company Auditions

Posted: May 18, 2011

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2011-2012 SEASON
American Theater Company
Chicago, IL

Call Type
Equity Principal

Date of Audition

American Theater Company
1909 West Byron
Chicago, IL 60613

Thursday, June 2nd - MUSICAL
Monday, June 6th - NON-MUSICAL
Tuesday, June 7th - MUSICAL & NON-MUSICAL
10 AM - 4 PM each day

will be taken by the Equity office beginning Wednesday, May 25th at 9:30 AM. Call 312-641-0406 9:30 AM-12:30 PM and 3:00-4:30 PMonly.

> EPA Rules are in effect.
> A monitor will be provided.

Assistant to the Artistic Director Christine Olivier will attend with casting authority.

Other Dates
See breakdown.


Adapted from the Frank Capra film
Directed by ATC Artistic Associate Jason W. Gerace
November-December 2011
Actor 1- George Bailey
Actress 1- Mary Hatch/Mrs. Bailey
Actor 2- Harry Bailey/Ernie/Mr. Martini/Toll Keeper/Old Man Collins/Bank Guy/Man/Lawyer/Bouncer
Actor 3- Clarence/Mr. Potter/Mr. Gower/Bert/Charlie/Tom/Shultz/Sheriff
Actor 4- Joseph/Uncle Billy/Mr. Baily/Nick/Homeowner/Older Man
Actress 2- Violet Bick/Mrs. Welsh/Mrs. Hatch/ruth Dakin/ZuZu/Janie/Cousin Matilda/Desperate Mother/Mrs. Davis
Actor 5- Announcer/Sam Wainwright/Tommy/Mr. Welsh/Guy on Street/Cop/Mr. Carter

ESCAPE, The World Premiere
Written by Tennessee Williams
Choreographed by Paula Franz
Directed by PJ Paparelli
March-April 2012
Three theatrical explorations of escape in America: from white oppression in the Bible Belt, from a co-dependent mother and son in New England, to the bacchanal of Mardi Gras in New Orleans.

American Theater Company/About Face Theatre Co-Production
Book, Music and Lyrics by Jonathan Larson
Directed by AFT Artistic Director Bonnie Metzger & ATC Artistic Director PJ Paparelli
May-July 2012
East Village. 1990. At the end of the 1980’s, a group of Bohemian artists struggle to find life, love and art in a brutal economy and the height of the AIDS crisis.
Tom Collins
Benjamin Coffin III
Joanne Jefferson
Angel Schunard
Mimi Marquez
Maureen Johnson
Mark's Mom, Alison & others
Mr. Jefferson, soloist #2, caroler, pastor & others
Mrs. Jefferson, soloist #1, woman with bags & others
Gordon, the man, Mr. Gray & others
Steve, waiter & others
Paul, cop & others
Alexi Darling, Roger's mom & others

Tiers 2&3; Actor minS. $240 & 326.25/wk

Male and Female Actors, 20+, for IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: THE RADIO PLAY; ESCAPE; and RENT. See breakdown.

A breakdown has been added for this notice. See below.

Bring headshot and resume.
MUSICAL: please prepare 16 bars of one contemporary musical theater song and one monologue, 90 seconds max. Bring sheet music in your key; an accompanist will be provided.
NON-MUSICAL: please prepare two monologues--one dramatic and one comedic--each 90 seconds max.

June 2 & 7 are Equity Performer Auditions. Chorus Singers will also be seen. EPA Rules apply.
There may be NO singing auditions on June 6;a cappellais not allowed.

Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend.

Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.

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