Be MORE CHILL Casting Call

Audition FAQ

Company: Mystic River Theater, Inc

Joe Iconis, music & lyrics; Joe Tracz, book (based on the novel by Ned Vizzini); ______dir.; ______, artistic dir.; ______managing dir.;

Production Description

Casting "Be More Chill."  Ages 13-18

Synopsis: Jeremy Heere is just your average dork trying to survive life in his suburban New Jersey high school. When he swallows a pill-sized supercomputer called "The Squip" that promises to bring him everything he desires most, he is transformed from complete geek to the coolest guy in class. But is being the most popular guy in school worth the risk?

Audition DATES

Auditions: Sat 11/10 3-5, 6-8 

Call back: Sun. 11/11 10-12 

Location: Somerville Armory, 131 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pay: No Compensation

Goal: Stipend. We are working on our 501c3.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Online Rehearsals: 

  • Monthly starting Jan 2019 
  • Bi-Monthly:June 2019

Full Cast Somerville Rehearsals: 

  • Week of July 15 and July 26
  • Tech Week:  Week of July 29

Show: August 2, 3, 4, 2019


All Identities, Abilities, and Ethnicities invited to apply.  Ages 13-18

Seeking Talent: Massachusetts area

Audition Process

Pick your time

Audition Form and Time Selection


Character Description

Are you our Christine? Rich? or one of the Ensemble?  Special thanks to Backstage for the character descriptions.

Who am I?


Slate: Name, Age, Role

Song: Halloween plus

Any song 1 min

Dialogue:  Script will be at the location



We are a non-profit co, with our 501c3 in the works. 


FAQ for Parents

This is a teen production


Meet the Producers

MRTC producers

MRTC Producers