Center Stage in Lake Forest will hold auditions for Brigadoon on May 7 1:30-6 pm and May 9 6-9 pm. They are looking for non-equity dancers and singers, ages 10-80. Auditions will be at St James Lutheran Church, 1380 Waukegan Rd in Lake Forest. Callbacks at the same location on May 11th 6-9 pm. Performances […]
Currently on Broadway in the title role of “Amélie”, Bel Canto alum Phillipa Soo took a break from performing to visit The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on April 27. During the interview, Pippa spontaneously broke into a quick clip of Aretha Franklin’s “Think”, one of her all-time favorite songs. Amazing voice, great technique, understands […]
Although the musical is a bit light on storyline, the young, promising talent on display at Station Middle School made up for it last weekend. The leads were particularly good! Kaitlin Tenbrunsel (currently studying at Bel Canto Studios) played Alex the Lion. So proud of the job that Kaitlin did. She had a full, rich […]
Chicago’s fastest growing professional theatre is holding auditions for several shows. Auditionees will be seen by invitation only on 4/10 4-10 pm at the Windy City theatre in Jefferson Park. Submit a headshot and resume; specifiy your availability on April 10. Invitees will receive a confirmation with materials to prepare and directions to the audition location. Music […]
Congratulations to Miss Emma Nelson, one of our most promising Bel Canto alums! She was recently awarded the coveted role of Frannie in what hopes to be a pre-Broadway production of Trevor: The Musical. Writers Theatre in Glencoe will stage the show this coming fall. It is based on the Oscar-winning short film “Trevor.” You’re […]
Open auditions for the summer musical, Guys and Dolls, will be on 4/6 6:30-9:30 pm and 4/9 2-7 pm. Seeking a large cast of young adults, 17 and up for both principal and ensemble roles. Prepare 32 bars of an uptempo song. Bring sheet music in your key. Your song does not need to be from […]
….you missed one of the best high school productions ever. Everything about it was phenomenal. The show boasts of one Cole Porter hit song after another, songs that make you want to tap your toes and hum the melody. The pit band probably had as much fun as everyone on stage because of the engaging […]
It’s always exciting to hear of an open singing call for Marriott Theatre. Their shows are incredible… They will be holding auditions for non-union actors on Mar 1st and 2nd, 10 am – 6 pm both days, as well as Mar 3rd 10 am – 1 pm. Auditions are at Stage 773, 1225 W Belmont […]
Spotlight/Lake County will audition for Aladdin this Fri, 2/24, starting at 5:30 pm. Callbacks are 2/25 9 am – 1 pm. Audition and rehearsal space is at Gurnee Community Church, 4555 Old Grand Avenue, Gurnee. Rehearsals are F 5:30-9 pm, Sat 9:30 am – 2 pm. Performances will be 4/27-5/6 at Christian Arts Auditorium, 2500 Dowie […]
If you’re looking for something fun to do this spring, this might be for you! Spotlight/Kane County will be auditioning for Seussical, the Musical this coming Friday, 2/24 beginning at 4:30 PM with callbacks on Sat 2/25 9:00 – 1:00. Audition and rehearsal space is at Church on the Rock, 17N230 Manning Rd in Huntley. Rehearsals […]
Williams Street Repertory Theatre will hold auditions for their productions of Guys and Dolls and Little Shop of Horrors on Sunday 2/19 12-4 pm, Mon 2/20 4-8 pm, and Tues 2/21 11-3 pm. Callbacks 2/27. Auditions will be at the WSR rehearsal space at 140 W Terra Cotta Ave in Crystal Lake. Guys and Dolls will run […]
MadKap Productions will audition for their summer show, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on Feb 12th 6-10 pm. Callbacks are Feb 13th 7-10 pm. They are looking for young men and women 16+ to fill a variety of roles. Rehearsals begin the end of April. Show opens Jun 23rd and runs through July 9th […]
Jasmine Cephas-Jones, Renee Elise Goldsberry and Phillipa Soo* entertained millions of NFL fans during the pre-game show last night with their knock-out rendition of “America the Beautiful”. These ladies can sing just about anything you throw at them; whenever they team up, be prepared for fireworks! The tight-knit harmonies they chose for the song were some of […]
Timber Lake Playhouse is seeking actors and musicians for their spring production of Pump Boys & Dinettes and their late summer production of Million Dollar Quartet. All male roles are open, paid. Rehearsals are in Chicago. There will be two weekends of out of town performances at Timber Lake Playhouse; additional travel, housing, and meal stipend […]
BrightSide Theatre will hold auditions on Feb 5th and 6th, 6:30 – 10 pm both nights at the theatre in Meiley-Swallow Hall on North Central College’s campus, 31 S Ellsworth in Naperville. Callbacks are by invitation on Feb 7th. Rehearsals begin mid-April in Downers Grove. Production dates are June 9-25 on weekends. Rehearsal and performance […]
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2017 Showcase Album on Facebook!
Check out all of the great pictures from our 15th annual showcase and awards ...