Auditions for

SynopsisRehearsals are Monday through Friday evenings and Saturday mornings beginning Saturday, September 29

We will hold auditions for our summer production of Newsies in early-to-mid May.


The details of auditions will be announced in April - stay tuned!


Time Commitment

  • Rehearsals are every day except Wednesdays and Sundays 
  • Performances begin on Friday, March 8 and run through Saturday, March 30
  • The 2nd, 3rd, and 4th weekends have matinee shows at 2pm


Monday, December 3rd from 7-10 pm

Tuesday, December 4th from 7-10 pm

 Callbacks: Tuesday, Decemeber 11th @ 7pm


900 Foster Ave, Medinah

Important Information:

  • Audition appointments are encouraged. Email Kendra Jones to schedule your time or call 847-830-1441.
  • Prepare a one-minute, dramatic, family-friendly monologue.
  • You may be asked to do a cold readings from the script.
  • The role of Mrs VanDaan has been pre-cast; all other roles are open
  • This production is performed without dialect, but with correct pronunciations of names

All audition information and/or dates are subject to change without notice.

Please note that as Overshadowed Theatrical Productions produces shows exclusively on a volunteer, recreational basis, all performers are unpaid.

Check back later, or join our email list to receive notices of upcoming auditions.