A Christmas Carol Kids Auditions

STARTS 9/27/2014 Goodman Theatre
10am - 2pm Registration starts at 9:30am

Your Child Could Be the Next Tiny Tim!
Young Performer Auditions on September 27

The Goodman invites young performers aged 5 to 17 of every ethnic background to audition for five roles including Tiny Tim on Saturday, September 27 from 10am – 2pm (in-person registration takes place from 9:30 - 11:30am in the Goodman lobby at 170 North Dearborn Street; no phone calls, please). Auditions will begin at 10am and will end promptly at 2pm. We are unable to see anyone after that time. 

Young performers wishing to audition for this production should prepare the following materials:

  • A one minute or less poem or monologue, which should be memorized
  • One verse of a song (preferably a traditional holiday song or Christmas carol) that can be sung without musical accompaniment
  • A photo and resume including age, height, weight, previous theatrical and related experience/training (although experience is not required), address and contact information.

Production dates for A Christmas Carol are as follows:
Commitment Dates:
First Rehearsal: October 21, 2014
First Tech: November 11, 2014
First Preview: November 15, 2014
Opening Night: November 23, 2014
Closing Performance: December 28, 2014

Please allow for extra time as parking is not available directly in front of the theater.

Please note that the Goodman Theatre supports the commitment to non-traditional casting shared by the League of Resident Theatres and Actor's Equity Association.  Non-traditional casting, as defined by Rule 37 of the LORT/Equity Agreement: "...the casting of ethnic minorities or female actors in roles where race, ethnicity, or sex is germane."

A Christmas Carol runs November 15 – December 28 in the Goodman’s Albert Theatre.