Midnight Madness is ringing in the New Year with our annual Audience Night, the show we dedicate to our audience and friends! Audience members can be a part of the magic of being on Midnight Madness, and are invited to submit an application for a chance to be on the cast for the night. If you’re interested in getting involved, can get a costume together, and want to learn some blocking, fill out this form and we’ll be back to you as soon as we are able!
By submitting you agree to the following:
-You agree to learn your role, any scenes assigned to you, and for assembling your character’s costume to the best of your ability.
-You agree to submit picture of your costume before the date of the show for approval by Midnight Madness’ Staging Manager.
-You agree to adhere to all general theatre rules and show rules put forth to the audience at the beginning of the show (no drinking, drugs, open flames, etc.).
-You agree to show proof of vaccination (including boosters), and 2 negative Covid tests (within 48 hours and 24 hours of the show).
-You agree to waive any liability to the cast or theater due to injury while participating in the performance cast.
-You agree to be at the show’s theater by or prior to call time (usually 1-2 hours before the show) to meet with your role’s senior performer to discuss relevant blocking. We will attempt to honor any requests for roles and scenes to the best of our ability and availability, but final determination will be made by the cast executives.
Participants are required to be at least age 21 for any role. Submission of application does not guarantee acceptance. Questions may be submitted with your application, and we will respond as promptly as possible.
Applications are due January 2nd. Final casting will be made by January 7th, two weeks before the show on January 21st.
Not interested in performing, but still want to get your Rocky Horror fix? Arrive early and drink in the Music Box Theatre Lounge. Merch is available for sale and audience participation kits are $5. Cash, Credit, Venmo, and PayPal. Our Video Pre-Show begins at 11:30pm and the show starts at midnight. You’ll be treated to a virgin ceremony, live performances and classic 35mm film trailers followed by the feature presentation of Rocky Horror with a full shadowcast. Come be a part of a Chicago institution for over 30 years! Music Box Theater 3733 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60613 Accessible seating is available for guests with disabilities and their companions. If you have any questions please reach out to Midnight Madness or the Music Box Theater.