Annual auditions and callbacks will be scheduled late summer by appointment only.
Talent should have a minimum of one year of improv training at an institution e.g., Second City, io theatre, Annoyance Theatre, UCB etc., and/or extensive stage experience with some improv training at a post secondary school or college. Headshots and resumes will be reviewed for audition consideration and scheduled appointments are on a first come basis.
Limited slots available. No phone calls please.
About the ensemble show: Each year, Second City Outreach & Diversity produces two shows featuring a multicultural, diverse cast under the ensemble name “BrownCo”. Talent cast in the show earn a stipend, work with a Second City director, learn about our sketch/revue process and have the opportunity to showcase and perform Second City archive and original scenes.
Our process enables new potential talent to be seen by Second City producers and directors and get hired for future work within our comedy institution creating greater access to performance opportunities available to qualified talent. Several talent cast from the ensemble have later gone on to perform with The Second City National Touring Company, Theatricals, Communications & Video and long term boat contracts.