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Add unique and hilarious entertainment to your event. Now booking for 2023!


Please read the notice below and follow the process to submit

to audition for Comedy Dance Chicago’s 2023 Season! 

Submissions Due Date: Friday, February 3rd at MIDNIGHT

Audition Date: Saturday February 11th, 2023

Audition Location: Athenaeum Center for Thought & Culture (Dance Chicago studios)

Time: 1am-1pm


Comedy Dance Chicago (CDC) is a group of comedians and dancers who combine sketch comedy, physical comedy, dance, word play, and music to entertain our audiences. Our show has been described as a “super high-energy laugh riot!” and “one of the funniest, most enjoyable hours you’ll spend on a Friday night." 

Who should audition?

All skin colors, body types, gender identities, sexualities, backgrounds, ages (18+) are welcome. We’re looking for a variety of personalities with various senses of humor. 


CDC is looking for:


Sketch Comedians with solid dance background: 

-trained in theater, sketch comedy, improvisation, circus, clowning, etc.

-strong stage presence, comedic timing, facial expressions

-experience in multiple types of dance (modern, tap, jazz, hip hop, etc). 

-sketch writing experience


Dancers with solid comedic timing: 

-trained in modern, tap, jazz, hip hop, etc.

-strong stage presence, comedic timing, facial expressions

-able to quickly pick up choreography

-choreographing experience


Other requirements:

-comfortable interacting with audience members of all ages

-collaborative and a team player

-strong work ethic and positive attitude

Additional information:

Rehearsals: Thursdays, 7-9pm (in general; extra rehearsals scheduled as needed)

Rehearsal Location: Athenaeum Center for Thought & Culture (Dance Chicago studios)

Show locations: Chicago and the surrounding suburbs  

Show dates and times: as scheduled (daytime and evening)

Show types: Short appearances (5-10 min), abbreviated shows (20-30 min), full shows (60-75 min)

Pay: Both paid and unpaid performances


Submission Process:

STEP 1: Familiarize yourself with CDC’s style and purpose - visit 

STEP 2: Submit headshot and resume to by Saturday February 2023 at 11:59pm. Subject line should read: “[Your Full Name] Submission” i.e. “Sarah Martin Submission”

STEP 3: CDC will review all submissions. Wait to hear if you are offered an audition slot. 

Questions? Email

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