EVERY BRILLIANT THING – Equity Principal Auditions

Windy City Playhouse is holding general auditions for the first production in our 2019-2020 season, EVERY BRILLIANT THING, by Duncan Macmillan, directed by Playhouse Artistic Associate Carl Menninger.

Audition Date

Monday, May 14th 2018: 10:30AM – 2:30PM


AEA members may make appointments through the Equity website beginning Monday, May 7th at noon.
EMC and non-union actors cannot, at this time, schedule an appointment, but are are still strongly encouraged to attend.

Contract & Compensation

Equity: CAT II minimum


Please prepare 1 contemporary comedic monologue no longer than 2 mins OR one of the following sides from EVERY BRILLIANT THING:
Side 1
Side 2


3014 W. Irving Park Rd.
Chicago, IL 60618


Carl Menninger, Director and Amy Rubenstein, Artistic Director

Production Dates

– First Rehearsal: 8/27/19
– Tech: 9/9/19 -9/15/19
– Previews: 9/18/19-9/26/19
– Opening: 9/27/19
– Closing: 12/8/19

Character Breakdown

Narrator – Open gender and ethnicity. 40s – 50s. Very funny, emotional, and sensitive.


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