Finding Nemo – Kissimmee FL Open Call / Vocalists (06.18.19) / Updated 06.07.19

Walt Disney World Company
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Job Details


Call Type: Open Call

minimum $17.34 hour, incl. AEA pension,
Equity 401K, & Disney health

Casting Director: Mark Catlett

OTHER DATES / Updated 06.07.19
Callbacks will be held June 19 and/or 21, 2019 depending on role(s).

Upon signing of Walt Disney World® Individual

Employment Contract, candidates are eligible to immediately apply for membership in Actor’s Equity Association.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old and authorized to work in the United States.
Actors appear as themselves while at the same time manipulating a puppet of their specific character.

An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

Disney Parks Live Entertainment is seeking Male and Female musical theatre performers of all ethnicities to portray principal and ensemble roles for Finding Nemo, the Musical, an original musical theatre production based on the Disney – Pixar hit animated feature, performed at the Walt Disney World® Resort in Orlando, FL.


Dory – Female. Mid – 20s. A forgetful, yet very optimistic lady fish and Marlin’s companion during this journey. Extremely quirky and an expert with comedic material. Character singer, comfortable flying at heights. Must weigh less than 225 lbs.

Nemo – Female. Early 20s. Plays youthful boy. Adorable, endlessly curious, spirited, childlike and fearless, yet at the same time naïve and vulnerable. Bright and youthful mix or belt.

Bruce – Male. 30s. A vegetarian great white shark. Can go from screaming rockers to an elegant soft shoe. Comedic baritone and able to handle harmonies.

Crush – Male. 20s – 30s. Laid back and fun-loving “surfer dude” turtle. Wise old father with the ability to rock. High tenor, must have effortless, sustained, full voice/mix high ‘C’. Vocalists interested in the Crush role should visit posting at to download music to be used at the open call

Marlin – Male. Mid – 20s. Over-protective yet very loving father, vulnerable. Huge heart, great comedic talent. Scared of virtually everything. Baritone, able to handle musical ‘patter’ and flying at heights. Must weigh less than 225 lbs.

Additional ensemble roles, not identified above, will be cast from this open call.


Open Call

Audition Information


Disney Animal Kingdom Rehearsal Facility
3271 Sherberth Rd
Orlando, FL 34747

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
10:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Male and Female Vocalists: Auditions begin at 10AM. Sign-in opens one hour prior to the audition. End time is TBD


Click the “My Profile” button at to create or update your profile. Prepare 16 bars of a musical selection and provide sheet music. Male Vocalists auditioning for Crush should visit the audition posting at to download music to prepare for the audition. Candidates to be considered for CRUSH will need to have the music form the below link prepared. files/music/wdw/WDW- FindingNemotheMusical-CrushMusic.pdf

Minors must be accompanied by an adult