Footloose Open Dance Call


Marriott Theatre will hold an open dance call for union and non-union dancers/singers on Tuesday, December 4th, at Gus Giordano's Dance School(5230N Clark Street) for their upcoming production of Footloose. Specifically seeking emotionally expressive athletes who love to dance. Especially seeking contemporary dancers with a great sense of groove and experience in throwback/old school street styles including 80’s hip hop (bboy/bgirl) and old school funk styles (locking and popping). Dance call for AEA and non-AEA male-identifying dancers will take place at 9am, AEA female-identifying dancers at 12pm, and non-AEA female-identifying dancers will be seen at 2pm. Seeking locally based dancers/singers only at this time (must have housing in the Chicagoland area). All ethnicities are strongly encouraged to audition. No performers under 18 are being seen at this time. Please w ear athletic shoes and come dressed as yourself - no leotards or tights. Bring one 16 bar song (equivalent to one minute in length) and a second contrasting selection in case the artistic team needs to hear more. Please bring music in your key and an updated H/R. An accompanist will be provided. For questions, please email


March 21: First Rehearsal
April 10th: First Performance
June 2nd: Tentative Closing
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CLICK HERE for the character breakdown.