Book, Music & Lyrics by Annabelle Revak

Notes and Letters follows Joe’s journey from war-torn Prague to Williams Piano Shop in Chicago 1917. He quickly befriends the owner Charlie, his girlfriend Nora, and composer Olivia. The foursome become inseparable- until WWI hits the US. Businesses, relationships, and lives are put to the test. Based on a true story and set to a jazz-contemporary score, four young people struggle to make choices amid complete chaos.


Tentative first rehearsal: March 9, 2020 (rehearsals off April 12 for the Easter holiday)

Tech Week: April 13-April 20

Opening Night: April 21

Performances: April 24-May 18, with adjusted closing weekend Wed May 20, Thurs May 21, Fri May 22, Closing Saturday May 23. Tentative extension week May 29-June 1.

Underscore Theatre Company is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Underscore does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, parental status, veteran status, or any other protected status under applicable laws. We encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply.

Instructions to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a brief note of your philosophy of directing new work to Artistic Director, Whitney Rhodes: whitney.rhodes@underscoretheatre.org. Deadline for submission is November 18, 2019. 

To apply for this job email your details to whitney.rhodes@underscoretheatre.org

Pay Range: Stipend.