Big Noise Theatre will hold auditions for Kiss Me, Kate on July 9th 7-9 pm, July 10th 7-9 pm, callbacks July 12th. The show is a romantic comedy with on and off-stage battles between characters performing in a production of Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew. Written by Cole Porter, the show boasts a variety of hit songs. Seeking all ethnicities and gender identifications. Auditions will be at St Stephen’s, 1280 Prospect Ave, Des Plaines. Park at the back of the school. First come, first-seen basis. No appointment needed. Be prepared to stay for about one hour. Pay: traditional comps or a commission on tickets sold. Rehearsals Aug 1 – Sept 20, M-TH evenings and Saturdays. Performances at Prairie Lakes Theatre in Des Plaines, Sept 21-Oct 7; F and Sat evenings, Sun matinees.
Prepare 32 bars of a musical theatre song; from the show is fine, but not required. Bring music in a binder in your key, marked clearly. Come prepared to dance. Bring a headshot and resume. Come prepared to fill out complete conflict calendar. No additional conflicts will be allowed after audition. Additional questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.