'Motown the Musical' holds open casting calls in Chicago

February 20, 2014 3:39:36 PM PST
An open casting call was held Thursday for a hit Broadway musical that will soon be on stage in Chicago.

"Motown the Musical" is looking for men and women with exceptional voices to be part of the cast. The national tour of the musical begins April 22, 2014, at The Oriental Theatre.

Community and business leaders were treated to a performance of the musical at ABC 7's State Street studio Thursday afternoon.

This special performance was part of the station's annual Black History Month luncheon.