Marika Mashburn

Casting Director

Marika Mashburn is a freelance Casting Director, based in Chicago, Illinois, available for TV, Film, Commercial, Print, Corporate Events and Theatre. She has an extensive background in acting, directing and education, as well as nearly 20 years working in the Chicago theatre community.    

Casting credits include The House Theatre of Chicago's original production and Chicago and Miami remounts of United Flight 232 (nominated for 6 Joseph Jefferson Awards; WINNER for Best Ensemble and Best Production, Midsize) and Season on the Line (Joseph Jefferson Award Nomination - Best Ensemble).

Additional credits: Haven (KissThe Total Bent), Emerald City Theatre Company (Corduroy), Piven (Hopelessly Devoted), Chicago Dramatists, The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, Cape Fear Regional Theatre, Riverside Theatre, Filament Theatre, The Magic ParlourThe Willary and Cards Against Humanity.

"[Marika is] a VERY VERY VERY POWERFUL SORCERESS putting together this really f*cking awesome cast SO QUICKLY under these insane circumstances. Completely in awe." 

-- Jesse Roth, Director

For inquiries regarding audition coaching, casting consultation and casting fees, please contact:

Hopelessly Devoted
The Total Bent
Kitty Hawk
Fourth Annual Director's Haven
Hatfield & McCoy
Fear and Misery in the Third Reich
The Toilet
Death and Harry Houdini
The Great and Terrible Wizard of Oz
Akeelah and the Bee
Diamond Dogs
The Nutcracker
A Comedical Tragedy for Mr. Punch
The Revel
The Hammer Trinity
Season on the Line

Photo Credits:  Brave Lux, ADOPhoto, Justin Namon and Michael Brosilow.