Drury Lane Oakbrook Theatre
Oakbrook Terrace, IL
$814 weekly minimum
Viewing auditions :
Casting Director/Associate Artistic Director - Matthew Carney
Director/Choreographer - Marcia Milgrom Dodge
Associate Director/Choreographer - Michael Baxter
Production Assistant - Ben Locke
Virtual Equity Chorus Call Submission Deadline: 10/22/21
1st Possible Rehearsal: January 3, 2022 Tech: January 24-27, 2022
1st Public Performance: January 28, 2022 Press Opening: February 3, 2022
Anticipated Closing: March 20, 2022
Drury Lane Productions is commited to being an equal opportunity employer of Actors of all ethnicities (including female identified Actors, seniors, and Actors with disabilities.)
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to submit.
Equity actors for ensemble track replacements in EVITA (see breakdown).
Drury Lane Theatre requires proof of full vaccination for employment. Exemptions due to medical or closely held religious beliefs will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Dancers/Singers/Actors for two ensemble track replacements. Male Identified, Gender Expansive, Hispanic, Latine, and Latinx performers are encouraged to submit. Actors of all gender identities, ages, and disabilities will be fully and fairly considered for all roles and are encouraged to audition for said roles.
Seeking two replacements for male identified/gender expansive tracks:
Ensemble, U/S Che: This track will be in the ensemble playing the descomisados, military, etc. and will understudy the principal role of Che. Che is 20s-early 30s, the anonymous everyman and narrator who is the strongest opponent of Eva Perón. Must dance. High, rock tenor singing voice, low A to high B, with a falsetto to high F.
Ensemble, U/S Juan Perón & Magaldi: This track will be in the ensemble playing the descomisados, military, etc. and will understudy the principal roles of Juan Perón & Magaldi. Must move well. Principal roles are 30s-40s. Juan Perón is a baritone, Officer in the Argentinean army who rises to become the President, dignified, charming, and authoritative, husband to Eva. Magaldi is a baritone, Tango singer with whom Eva has her first love affair, charming but never quite made it professionally.
Email Headshot/Resume with your video submission. Only streamable links such as Vimeo or YouTube will be accepted. Dropbox link to audition materials for video submission
Audition Material Instructions are in the dropbox link.
Special Agreement $814 weekly minimum