A Christmas Carol Young Performer Auditions

STARTS 9/8/2017 Goodman Theatre Lobby
Registration begins at 8:30am Seeking aspiring Chicagoland actors aged 5-17

Youth Performer Open Call
Goodman Theatre's 41st annual production of A Christmas Carol

September 8, 2018

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

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 capella (no piano or accompaniment will be provided)
  • A photo and resume or list of previous theatrical experience and training (theatre experience is not required to audition)

Young performers should come to the Goodman Theatre at 8:30 am 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 9:00am and are estimated to end at 2:00 pm.  NO NEED TO SCHEDULE AUDITION APPOINTMENTS – this is an open call with same day registration only.

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:

Commitment Dates:

  • First Rehearsal: 10/23/18            
  • First Tech: 11/13/18            
  • First Preview: 11/17/18                            
  • Opening Night: 11/25/18            
  • Closing Performance: 12/30/18