The Dinner Detective: Interactive Murder Mystery

The Dinner Detective: Interactive Murder Mystery
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Job Details


The Dinner Detective- America’s Largest Murder Mystery Comedy is seeking performers for its Fort Lee NJ/George Washington Bridge location.  

Paid Roles!

Audition Date and Time: Saturday, January 12th 12pm-3pm. If called back, expect to stay through until 3pm.  Please arrive no later than the listed start time of 12pm for GROUP auditions.  

Audition Location: DoubleTree Hotel at 2117 Route 4 Eastbound, Fort Lee, NJ 07024  (Transit details from NYC listed below)  

Seeking performers 21+. Especially seeking performers who can portray 35+. 

This is an open call and walk-ups are welcome and will be seen as time allows. Email headshot/pic and resume to [email protected] to be guaranteed a slot. 

*** NOTE: You will NOT be waiting tables  

SHOW DETAILS Voted Best Dinner Show and Best Improvised Show across the country, The Dinner Detective is America’s largest murder mystery dinner show, with 63 locations nationwide! Our shows are set in the present day and take place in real time. Fort Lee location performs public shows at the DoubleTree Hotel just on the NJ side of the GW bridge.

Rehearsal is from 5:00 – 6:45 PM, and the show is from 7:00 – 10:00 PM. Pre-show rehearsals are for that night’s cast only. You will not work every show and we can accommodate most schedules.  

CASTING DETAILS Roles are open to all actors, improvisers, and performers. You must be comfortable interacting with audience members in semi-scripted situations. Some roles you will be expected to blend in with the audience during the show. Actors receive compensation of $45 – $100/show depending on role, and most actors also receive dinner and/or performer gratuity in addition to show pay.     

AUDITION DETAILS Please arrive by no later than 12pm. Audition consists of improv, performing scenes and exercises, and information about our company. Please bring a picture and resume.  No need to prepare a monologue/scene in advance; audition is completely improvised.   


A to 175th St  
4 min walk to GW Bridge Bus Station  
Catch the 175, 181, 182 or 188 across the bridge for $1.85 to GW Bridge Plaza   
6 min Uber/Lyft  from Plaza Stop to Hotel (please note: this is not a walkable route)


January 26, 2019 – December 28, 2019



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