Audition Notice – The Second City and Alliance Theatre

The Second City is back at the Alliance!  The Alliance Theatre is again presenting The Second City as part of its 2009-2010 Season – The Second City:  Peach Drop, Stop and Roll.  This unique collaboration between The Second City and The Alliance Theatre will create original and adapted comedy sketches about Atlanta life and culture.  Auditions will be held at the Alliance Theatre at the Woodruff Art Center on May 6 (possibly May 7 if needed), with callbacks May 8.    Seeking adult men and woman of all ethnicities with at least one year’s training or stage experience in sketch comedy and improvisation.  Acting background also recommended.  This is a completely improvised audition.  Please dress appropriately in comfortable improv performance type clothes (i.e. no jeans).  NOTE:  Anyone who auditioned last year is encouraged to audition again.   


Production Information

Production Venue:  Hertz Stage

*First Rehearsal:  October 20, 2009

Opening:  November 11, 2009

Closing:  December 13, 2009 (with strong possibility of extension)



*The show will rehearse in Chicago (housing provided).  Actors transfer to Atlanta on November 3rd


Audition Information

When:  Wednesday, May 6, 2009 (and Thursday, May 7, only if needed).

             Callbacks will be Friday, May 8.

Where:  Rehearsal Hall #1, 3rd floor Woodruff Art Center, 1280 Peachtree Street, 30309

How:  Actors will be seen in groups of six, 20-minute slots.  Call the Alliance

           Theatre audition hotline, 404-733-4622, to sign up.

Actors should bring two headshots and resumes. If you have any specific questions, please call DayRon J. Miles at 404-733-5054.