Seasonal Performers of all types

Stone Mountain Park
Stone Mountain, GA 30086
US

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Stone Mountain Park, a division of Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation, is auditioning actors, singers, dancers, storytellers, puppeteers, jugglers, stilt walkers, trick performers, mascots, and park ambassadors to work within the entertainment department for the 2019 Pumpkin Festival and A Stone Mountain Christmas seasons. We are seeking entertainers with a professional work ethic, positive friendly attitude, professional appearance and conduct both onstage and off.

We are seeking Atlanta-based entertainers with a professional work ethic, positive friendly attitude, professional appearance and conduct both onstage and off. We do not provide out-of-state housing.

    Performance Dates

Stone Mountain Park Pumpkin Festival rehearsals may begin as early as the week of August 15th. Performances will run WEEKENDS ONLY Fridays through Sundays from September 20th – November 3rd. Hours of operation are 10:30 am – 9:00 pm.

A Stone Mountain Park Christmas rehearsals may begin as early as September 23rd.  Performances will run afternoons and evenings each weekend November 16th – January 5th. There are some weekday performances. There are performances on November 21st (Thanksgiving Day) & December 24th(Christmas Eve).

 

Pumpkin Festival Needs

Actresses for The Princess and the Pie Eating Contest, a comedic competition. Female, all ages and body types. 

Actresses comfortable with one on one guest interaction to portray Mother Goose. Female, all ages and body types. 

Actors and Actresses for a new Train ExperienceMale and female, all ages and body types. 

Actors/Actress and Puppeteers for a new show called The Bremen Town Musicians.  Male and female, all ages and body types. 

Comic Actors and Actresses for new ‘streetmosphere’ show called All The King’s Men. High Energy, physical comedy, males and females, all ages and body types.

Character Mascots, Specialty Acts (jugglers, magicians, stilt-walkers, etc) and Puppeteers to greet our guests with a friendly smile and participate in our nightly parade.  Mascots are fully costumed characters.  Mascots must be able to stand and perform for long periods of time in a full body costume. Male and female, all ages and body types.

Christmas Needs

Actors and Actresses for A Christmas Carol, a rollicking comedy/parody.  Male and female, all ages and body types. 

Singer/Dancers for Christmas in the City, a musical revue, featuring strong pop vocalists with strong dance technique.  Male and female, young adult, fit body types.

Singer/Dancers for The Littlest Christmas Tree, with high energy performers.  Character voices encouraged.  Male and female, all ages and body types.

Actresses comfortable with one on one guest interaction to portray our Snow Angel.  Must not be afraid of heights.  Female, young adult, fit body type.  Due to weight restrictions with the flight system, all actresses considered for this role will be weighed at auditions.

Singers for Christmas Carolers. Strong performers that are able to sing acapella, four part Christmas Music. Male and female, all ages and body types.

Tin Soldiers to “guard” the Snow Angel, marchers with great smiles who enjoy the company of children. Must be able to march in time. Young adult, fit body types.

Storytellers to play Mrs. Claus, Candy, and Townspeople in The Gift.  Male and female, all ages, all body types.

Character Mascots, Parade Characters, and Puppeteers to greet our guests with a friendly smile and participate in our nightly parade.  Mascots and Parade Characters are fully costumed Christmas characters.  Must be able to stand and dance for long periods of time in a full body costume. Male and female, all ages and body types.

Auditions are by appointment ONLY. To schedule an appointment, e-mail [email protected]. All positions are paid. Starting rates vary depending on position.

Any additional information may be found on our website at https://www.stonemountainpark.com/Careers/Role-Preparation

HOW TO APPLY

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Audition Information

WHEN

July 12, 2019 at 10:00AM – 10:00am til 5:00pm

July 15, 2019 at 10:00AM – 10:00am til 2:30pm

WHAT TO PREPARE

If you are capable of more than one of these talents, you may prepare multiple audition pieces.

Singers and Singer/Dancers, please prepare 16 bars of a song that best shows your vocal ability. Pop, musical theater and holiday music is preferred.  Bring sheet music in your key for the accompanist.  No acappella or pre-recorded accompaniment allowed.   

Actors and Storytellers, please prepare a 1-minute comedic monologue suitable for family entertainment.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Must be 16 or older at time of audition.

It is not necessary to fill out an online application prior to your audition, but highly suggested. Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation (HFEC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace.