Employment at Skylight Music Theatre

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Full Time Opportunities

Artistic Director – Full Time Position Click here for more information

Technical Director – Full Time Position Click here for more information (PDF)

Scenic Carpenter – Full Time, Seasonal Click here for more information (PDF)

Part Time Opportunities

Box Office Associates – Part Time Position Click Here for More Information and how to apply (PDF)

Assistant House Manager – Part Time Position Click Here for More Information (PDF)

Wardrobe Crew – Part Time Position Click Here for More Information (PDF)

Internship Opportunities

Marketing and PR Intern -Click Here for More Information (PDF)

Artistic and Education Intern – Click Here for More Information (PDF)

High School Internships

If you are in High School and would like to apply for an internship, please contact:

Sam Nykiel

Director of Artistic Operations

Auditions

Skylight Music Theatre 2019-2020 Season EPAs

Auditions for Skylight Music Theatre in Chicago, IL

DATE: Monday March 25th, 2019, 10:00am – 6:00pm (break from 1:00pm-2:00pm)

APPOINTMENTS:  Contact AEA office in Chicago for an appointment.

SEEKING: Adult performers for 2019-2020 season. Click here for character breakdown.

PREPARATION: Prepare 2 contrasting songs in the style of the show(s).

Bring your book.  Material should not exceed 5-minute audition time slot.

Please bring 2 headshots and resumes.

LOCATION: Actors’ Equity Association Chicago

557 W Randolph Street

Chicago, IL 60661

PERSONNEL: Ray Jivoff, Artistic Director and Sam Nykiel, Director of Artistic Operations.

An accompanist will be provided.

Skylight’s EPA’s are a color inclusive, ability inclusive, and gender inclusive audition. Please let Sam know if access services are needed.

 

Broadway Theatre Center 2018-2019 Season EPAs

Auditions for Skylight Music Theatre, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, and Renaissance Theaterworks

DATE: Tuesday April 2, 2019, 10:00am – 6:00pm (break from 1:00pm-2:00pm)

APPOINTMENTS:  Email Sam Nykiel at samn@skylightmusictheatre.org (preferred) or call 414-299-4959.  Only Equity members will be able to schedule appointments, however we encourage EMC and non-Equity actors to walk in.  We will see walk ins on a first come, first serve basis following Equity’s audition guidelines.

SEEKING: Adult performers for 2019-2020 seasons.

PREPARATION: Prepare any combination of material as follows:

-              1 song and 1 monologue

-              2 contrasting songs

-              2 contrasting monologues

Material should not exceed 5-minute audition time slot.

Please bring 3 headshots and resumes.

LOCATION: Broadway Theatre Center

158 N Broadway

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Street parking only.  Please leave ample time for parking as it can be tricky in the area.

PERSONNEL: Ray Jivoff and Sam Nykiel from Skylight Music Theatre, C. Michael Wright from Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, and Suzan Fete from Renaissance Theaterworks.

An accompanist will be provided.

PRODUCTION DATES: Please see each theatre’s website for additional information on shows.

www.skylightmusictheatre.org

http://www.chamber-theatre.com/

https://www.r-t-w.com/

BTC’s EPA’s are a color inclusive, ability inclusive, and gender inclusive audition. Please let Sam know if access services are needed.

 

 NEWSIES OPEN CALL

Casting young performers ages 8-17 for Skylight Music Theatre’s production of Newsies.  Auditions are Saturday, April 6th from 10am-2pm & Saturday, April 13th from 10am-2pm.

Seeking teenaged ensemble performers who have strong dance abilities and can sing and act.  These roles will NOT be double cast, so performers must be available for all performance dates.

Also seeking two (2) young performers to be double cast in the role of “Les” to play age 8 – 12.  Must be strong actors who can sing and do some dance.

Young performers will be seen in groups of 10 – please sign up for a group slot below.  Walk-ins are welcome on a first come, first serve basis.

April 6th: www.skylightmusictheatre.org/newsiesapril6

April 13th: www.skylightmusictheatre.org/newsiesapril13

**Adult auditions occur on a different date.  No adults will be seen at this audition.**

PRODUCTION DATES

First rehearsal: October 22, 2019

Tech weekend: November 8-10, 2019

Opening night: November 15, 2019

Closing night: December 22, 2019 (possible extension through December 29)

AUDITIONS will take place at the Broadway Theatre Center – 158 N. Broadway, Milwaukee WI.  Follow signs for sign-in location upon arrival.  Please leave ample time to find parking.

Young performers auditioning should arrive 15 minutes before their appointment time to fill out an audition form with a parent or guardian.

**All those auditioning must also bring a headshot or snapshot photo to turn in with audition form. Please also bring a performance resume if possible. **

Please prepare 1 song cut to sing for the audition – bring sheet music for a pianist to accompany, if possible.  Preferably 64 bars of material.

If you don’t have a song prepared, you can sing a song listed below and sheet music will be provided:

Seize the Day (Newsies)

King of New York (Newsies)

Go the Distance (Hercules)

Seasons of Love (Rent)

Journey to the Past (Anastasia)

CALLBACKS will take place on Tuesday, April 16th.  You will be informed by the evening of April 14th if you have been called back.

Please contact Sam Nykiel (samn@skylightmusictheatre.org, 414-299-4959) with any questions.

 
Last updated 3/22/2019.