Skylight Music Theatre 2019-20 Season - Chicago EPA (06.20.19)

Skylight Music Theatre 2019-20 Season - Chicago EPA (06.20.19)

CATEGORY: Performer

Skylight Music Theatre
Milwaukee, WI

Job Details


Call Type: EPA

SPT 8 +/$619 min/week for SPELLING BEE & OKLAHOMA
SPT 5 $500 min/week for EVITA, staged concert

Ray Jivoff, Artistic director
Susan Varela; Interim Director of Artistic Operations
Michelle Lopez-Rios, director of EVITA;
David Bonofiglio, MD of SPELLING BEE Director;
Jill Anna Ponasik; OKLAHOMA Musical dir.
David Bonofiglio OKLAHOMA An accompanist will be provided.

See breakdown for specific rehearsal/performance dates.

EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.

An Equity Monitor will be provided.

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 attend every audition.

Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

AEA and non AEA Actors for the upcoming 2019-20 Season


CHE in concert production of EVITA: Seeking a tenor; for the role of Che. Rock/pop tenor.

[CHE GUEVARA] 30-45 (Male) A handsome, hard edged, Latino man with an extremely volatile nature and a high, rock tenor voice. The narrator/commentator of the piece.

Production dates: First rehearsal: March 10th, 2020; First public performance: March 20, 2020; Final performance: March 29th, 2020

MARCY in 25th Putnam County Spelling Bee

[MARCY] (Female) The ultimate over achiever, Marcy has never been given another option. She comes from a family where excellence is expected and so simply produced. A parochial school student, she assumes that God, too, expects perfection. She sees herself as a mass of problems, but she keeps them to herself. Her many talents include, piano, dance, martial-arts, baton twirling and/or something unique to the actor.

[CHIP TOLENTINO](Male) An athletic, social Boy Scout and champion of the twenty-fourth annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. He returns to defend his title, but he finds puberty hitting at an inopportune moment.

Production Dates: First rehearsal: Tues, Jan 14th, 2020; First public performance: Fri, Feb 7th, 2020; Closing Date: Sun, Feb 23, 2020


Jud Fry [male, Baritone] (18-35) Described as dark and growly by others, Jud takes care of the ranch Aunt Eller and Laurey live on. Jud does not fit in the society that he lives with, he is seen by most as an outsider and misunderstood. He has feelings for Laurey, but has become dangerously obsessed. Although he acts the villain of the story, he has an underlying emotional complexity that makes him a sympathetic character.

First rehearsal: 09/03/2019
First public performance: 09/27/2019
Closing: 10/13/2019

Members can sign in through the member portal on 6/13/19 @ 12:00



Audition Information


Actors' Equity Association - Chicago Member Center
557 W Randolph St
1st Fl
Chicago, IL 60661

Dial 011 for front door entry

Thursday, June 20, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Please prepare 2 contrasting songs in the style of the show(s). Preferably 64 bar cuts - material should not exceed 5 minute audition time slot. Bring your book. Please bring 1 headshot and resume.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult


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