Auditions for the 2015-2016 Ensemble

Posted by on Aug 27, 2015 in Auditions, Behind The Scenes, News

Auditions for the 2015-2016 Ensemble

The Public House Theatre in Lakeview is home to some of Chicago’s finest sketch comedy and theatre. They’re seeking a few powerfully creative minds to join the ensemble that creates, writes, directs, and performs in the majority of their productions. Now entering its third year, TPHT’s Ensemble has brought to their two stages such notable hit shows as “Bye Bye Liver: The Chicago Drinking Play,” “Orange is the New Comeback,” “Game of Mobile Homes,” “The Book of Dionysus,” “Bates: An 80s Musical ‘Psycho’ Parody,”...

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SEEKING WRITERS AND DIRECTORS FOR ONE-ACT FESTIVAL

Posted by on Aug 7, 2015 in Auditions, Behind The Scenes, News, Shows

SEEKING WRITERS AND DIRECTORS FOR ONE-ACT FESTIVAL

The Public House Theatre is hosting a two day one-act festival on October 24th and 25th. It will include workshops, cabarets, open-mics and 12 one-acts written and directed by artists like YOU! WRITERS What we are looking for: A 30 minute (maximum) one-act play of any genre and theme. We will be picking 10 entries to include in our festival, so send us your best work! Deadline: September 1st Format: PDF Where to send it: klcrivers@gmail.com DIRECTORS We are also seeking 5 capable directors to direct 2 one-acts each. Please send in a...

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“DIRTBAG” IS EXTENDED THROUGH AUGUST!

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 in News, Shows

“DIRTBAG” IS EXTENDED THROUGH AUGUST!

Due to popular demand, we get to put off growing up for another month! Revel in teen and young adult angst in “Dirtbag,” playing on Wednesdays at 8pm through August!

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“Come Again?” is Extended Through August!

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 in News, Shows

“Come Again?” is Extended Through August!

You heard us right. This isn’t a communication error. Due to popular demand, Honk and the Senator’s delightfully clever new sketch show about our stumbles and bumbles through modern communication has been extended and is running on Wednesdays at 8pm through August! For more information about “Come Again?,” including tickets, click...

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Auditions for “Babysitter Massacre ’78”

Posted by on Jul 2, 2015 in Auditions, News

Auditions for “Babysitter Massacre ’78”

The Public House Theatre Announces Auditions for “Babysitter Massacre ‘78”- A New Musical from the Creators of “A Nightmare on Backstreet” and “Bates: An 80’s Musical Psycho Parody” CASTING 3F, 3M- can play 17-18 years old, some singing and movement experience SHOWS Thursdays at 8pm, Fridays and Saturdays at 10pm October 1st-31st, 2015 The Public House Theatre PAY Stipend AUDITIONS SATURDAY, AUGUST 1ST: 1-4pm MONDAY, AUGUST 3RD: 6-9pm The Public House Theatre 3914 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL 60613 CALLBACKS WEDNESDAY AUGUST 5TH:...

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Auditions for “The History of Alcohol in Chicago: A Drinker’s Guide”

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Auditions, News

Auditions for “The History of Alcohol in Chicago: A Drinker’s Guide”

The Public House Theater is holding auditions for the ‘The History of Alcohol in Chicago: A Drinker’s Guide’ on Sunday, June 21st from 2pm-5pm. Looking for all types of people. Ability at accents a plus. Auditions will be in 30-minute increments. Sides will be provided for readings of the script. Please email Andrew@thepubtheater.com with your pdf-formatted resume and digital headshot. Please title your email subject line as [Last Name, First Name – History Auditions]. Mention any time conflicts with the audition or shows in your...

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Go Deep Inside- “Malice Buyers Club: When Villains Win”

Posted by on Jun 5, 2015 in News, Podcasts, Shows

Go Deep Inside- “Malice Buyers Club: When Villains Win”

The cast and writers of new sketch show, “Malice Buyers Club: When Villains Win” talk candidly about comedy, acting, the business of theatre and what they would do in another life.

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AUDITIONS for “READY FOR HILLARY: THE MUSICAL”

Posted by on May 15, 2015 in Auditions, News

AUDITIONS for “READY FOR HILLARY: THE MUSICAL”

AUDITIONS FOR “READY FOR HILLARY: THE MUSICAL”   Written by Erin Lann Directed by Sabrina Harper   This new musical will run at The Public House Theatre on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm in August, from August 7th – 29th. It is a delightful show about Hillary’s campaign that draws on contemporary political dialogue, and we are looking for some talented men and women to audition!   This show will rehearse Sundays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays, or some combination of the three, based on everyone’s...

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Auditions: “If You Rebuild It, They Might Come”

Posted by on May 13, 2015 in Auditions, News

Auditions: “If You Rebuild It, They Might Come”

SYNOPSIS “If You Rebuild It, They Might Come” is an honest, humorous look at what it’s like to be a much-maligned fan of baseball’s lovable losers, The Cubs. It’s the story of a simple team, worth only 1.3 billion dollars, and the down-home family just trying to do right by Toyota, Budweiser, Qdoba grill, The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authorities, and their fans. And it’s also the story of Barry, a guy newly returned to Chicago, who has only one chance to win over his new fiancé, Heather, to being a Cubs fan....

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Thanks, Mom: A Cabaret for Mothers by Mothers

Posted by on May 5, 2015 in News, Shows

Thanks, Mom: A Cabaret for Mothers by Mothers

Take your mom to a show made just for her! Bye Bye Liver Presents: Thanks, Mom- a comedy show pitched by moms. Literally. These comedians are doing the bits and sketches their moms always said they should. Bring your mom! She gets in for free! There’s even a special surprise for her at the end. Hosted by Matt Young, with Stand-Up by Kit Rivers, sketch by Bye Bye Liver and much, much...

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