2019 The Second City Audition

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  • Chicago
  • Start Date Flexible

Second City is excited to host its first round of General Auditions for 2019 on April 2nd, 3rd, and 5th, with callbacks on April 9th.  We are looking for talent to become understudies for the Touring Company and potential upcoming projects. These auditions are held in Chicago and talent would have to be based in Chicago if offered the role of understudy for the Touring Company.

You must be a graduate from an improv and sketch comedy institution, i.e. The Second City Conservatory, iO, UCB, The Pit, The Magnet, The Annoyance Theater, etc., to be considered for an audition slot.

To submit, please go to the link below and follow the instructions.  Make sure you upload your headshot and resume.  

We are only accepting submissions from 9:00AM, Friday, March 1st to 9:00AM, Sunday, March 3rd.  Any submissions sent before or after the times designated above will not be considered.  


Audition Form Link

Audition slots will be granted based on education and experience, NOT on the time the application was submitted.

If you have conflicts with these dates, there will be another round of auditions in 2019, date to be determined.