A Christmas Carol Young Performer Auditions

STARTS 8/12/2017 Goodman Theatre Lobby
Registration begins at 8:30am Seeking aspiring Chicagoland actors aged 5-17

A Christmas Carol
Young Performer Open Call

Goodman Theatre will host open auditions for young performers for the 40th annual production of A Christmas Carol on Saturday, August 12 from 9am - 2pm. 

Young performers (ages 5-17 only, no exceptions!) wishing to audition for this production should prepare the following materials:

  • One minute or less poem or monologue, which should be memorized
  • One verse of a song (preferably a traditional holiday song or Christmas carol) to be sung a cappella (no piano or accompaniment will be provided)
  • A photo and resume or list of previous theatrical experience and training (theater experience is not required to audition)

Young performers should come to Goodman Theatre at 8:30am on Saturday, August 12 to register for an audition time on a first come, first served basis. Registration will end at 10:30 am sharp. Auditions will begin at 9am and are estimated to end at 2pm. This is an open call with same day registration only; no audition appointments will be scheduled prior to this audition date.

Goodman Theatre welcomes young performers of all races, ethnicity, national origin, religion, mental and physical abilities, sexual/affectional orientation, gender and its expression.

Should your child have specific needs or you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to give the casting office a call at 312-443-5583. Please note: our audition space is accessible.

Production dates for A Christmas Carol are as follows:

  • First Rehearsal: 10/24/17
  • First Tech: 11/14/17
  • First Preview: 11/18/17
  • Opening Night: 11/26/17
  • Closing Performance: 12/31/17