Theatre and Dance

Chicago Showcase 2015

Date: Monday, December 7, 2015
Location: Stage 773, 1225 West Belmont, Chicago
Time: 4:30pm and 7pm-Check-in and hors d'oeuvres begin at 4:00pm and 6:30pm. Reception to follow second showing at 8:00pm.

Ball State's Chicago Showcase provides an extraordinary opportunity to see this year's graduating class from the Department of Theatre and Dance in time for 2015-2016 season auditions. This showcase will feature some of the best young acting and musical theatre talent in the Midwest.

This year's showcase, for the tenth consecutive year, is under the direction of Bill Osetek, Artistic Director of Drury Lane Oakbrook Theatre. Campus Direction is by Bill Jenkins, Musical direction is by Jay Schwandt, and the showcase acting coaches are Dee Dee Batteast and Marc Devine.

Home to internationally recognized theatres such as Steppenwolf, Goodman, and Second City plus innumerable storefront theatres, commercial and voiceover work, and the occasional film or television series, Chicago is a viable option for young actors eager to begin a career in acting.

About Our Program
Ball State University is home to one of the nation's finest undergraduate theatre and dance programs, offering a pre-professional curriculum within a liberal arts education.

More Information
For more information about the Chicago Showcase program, call 765-285-8740 or contact Bill Jenkins or

Department of Theatre and Dance
Arts and Communications Building, Room AC 306
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-8740
Fax: 765-285-4030
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