Open Auditions in Chicago for Stage Show “Anything Goes”

By | August 8, 2019

ANYTHING GOES open auditions!

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Type: Theater

Music, dance, laughs, and the age-old tale of Boy Meets Girl… ANYTHING GOES is a hilarious shipboard romp, wrapped around one of Cole Porter’s most magical scores. It’s Delightful, Delicious, and De-Lovely.

We are seeking a large cast-kids, men and women ages 12 and up for principal and ensemble roles. Prepare 32 bars of an uptempo song and bring music in your key. Be prepared to dance and possibly read from the script.

All roles are open. There is no pay. If cast, there is a 20 dollar participation fee.

No appointment necessary.

Thursday, August 15 6:30 – 9:00 PM
Sunday, August 18 Noon – 4:00 PM
Callbacks Tuesday, August 20-Times TBD
6626 N. Oliphant, Chicago, 60631 Enter thru the back door
(Edison Park, 2 blocks south of Northwest Highway,
1 block from Edison Park Metra station)

Performances: Nov. 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 2019
West Leyden Auditorium Entrance #2
1000 N. Wolf Rd.
Northlake, Il 60164

Character Breakdown Approx age range


Sir Evelyn Oakleigh—English gentleman 35 and up
Mrs. Wadsworth T. Harcourt —mother of Hope; society matron 45 and up
Hope Harcourt — engaged to Sir Evelyn 20-30s
Reno Sweeney — nightclub singer, former evangelist 30 and up
Billy Crocker— Whitney’s “general manager,” in love with Hope 30-40s
Moonface Martin — Public Enemy No. 13-male 25 and up
Bonnie — female gangster companion, traveling with Moon. 20-30s


Elisha J. Whitney — Wall Street executive; lush 50 and up
Steward — of the liner “American”-male of female 20 and up
Reporter — for the Globe American-male of female 20 and up
Cameraman — for the Globe American=male or female 20 and up
Bishop (Henry T. Dobson) — missionary-male 40 and up
1st.Chinese (Luke) —Christian convert and gambler-male or female 20 and up
2nd Chinese (John) — Christian convert and gambler-same 20 and up
Purser — of the liner “American”-male or female 30 and up
Captain — skipper of the liner “American”-male 40 and up
Angels- backup singers and dancers for Reno’s act 15-30s
Jr. Angels-same as above only younger 12-14

passengers, sailors 12 and up

For more information please e-mail:, or call 773-736-2490.

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Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Chicago, Illinois
Please submit to: by 2019-08-18

This casting notice was posted by: The Rising Stars Theatre Company

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