AUDITION NOTICE: Gorilla Tango Theatre Oct. 23rd & 25th
Gorilla Tango Burlesque is auditioning female performers to join the cast of a Doctor Who burlesque opening at Gorilla Tango’s Bucktown Theatre (1919 N. Milwaukee Ave.) on Friday nights in February and March. We are seeking comic actresses of all different shapes and sizes with strong movement backgrounds. Speaking roles include Doctors number 11, 10, 9 and 4 and their respective Companions as well as “the Mistress.” All speaking roles also double as dancers in one or more numbers playing roles including Daleks, Weeping Angels, Cyberwomen, and more. No prior burlesque experience is required, but performers must be comfortable and confident with their bodies as revealing to pasties and panties is required. Must be 21 or over.
Audition Dates: TU, Oct 23, 8-10pm and TH, Oct 25, 6-8pm at Gorilla Tango’s Bucktown Theatre (1919 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60647), Callbacks on a date and time TBD
Pay: Percentage of ticket sales + tips.
Time Commitment: 2-3 rehearsals per week in Nov/Dec/Jan. Shows run an hour long on Fridays at 9pm (8:30pm call time) Feb 1 through Apr 6 with a possible extension.
Material to prepare: Come prepared to move. You will be taught a short dance to perform that will include an improvised striptease portion in which you will be required to strip to bra and panties. You will also be asked to read a variety of scenes. If you have any questions or would like to schedule an audition, please send headshot and resume to [email protected].