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We are very excited to announce that the Lincoln Lodge is looking to bring on new cast members for our historic 18th season! Please read the criteria below before applying. Even if you have applied in previous years, we encourage you to apply again, if you feel you would be a great addition to our team. Please understand that this is a serious commitment, with a lot of hard work involved. If you feel you can not adhere to the following below, this might not be for you. Being a part of the Lincoln Lodge has many benefits and we are looking for people who are excited to work with a not for profit that provides great services and entertainment to the Chicago community. If you have any further questions, please contact us at: Thank you! 

You will be an ideal candidate if...

You are already performing live comedy on a regular basis
You are looking for a broader experience in all aspects of comedy including performance, production, marketing and promotion.
You are able to schedule and keep commitments made at least 4 weeks ahead of time.
You have no other major commitments that would take precedence over Lodge commitments.
You have no other major comedy projects either in progress or planned thru May 2018.
You are available for at least 24 Friday (or Saturday) evenings from September 2017 thru May 2018.
You will be available for regular team activities involving material development, production planning and marketing.
You work well in a team environment.



Please email the following to . In the subject line please write “Lincoln Lodge Season 18 Cast Submissions: (Your Name)”

1. Provide a link to a 5-10 min clip of yourself performing comedy.

2. Provide your professional resume. (Providing an additional comedy resume is optional)

3. Tell us about your past accomplishments, present projects, and future plans and goals in comedy.

5. Tell us why you’d like to join the Lincoln Lodge.

6. Tell us why you feel you are qualified to be a great cast member.


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