Role Preparation

 

PUMPKIN FESTIVAL NEEDS:

Pie Eating Contest
Male/Female comedic improv actors to portray a comedic competition in a 25 minute game show.

Mother Goose
Female actress comfortable with one on one guest interaction to portray the beloved nursery rhyme character.

Train Show Game Show
Male/Female, Actors that will lead 5-7 minute Game Show numerous times during the day. Shows numbers can be up 14 performances a day. Puppetry experience needed.

Dinotorium
Male/Female. Mascot and Puppeteer experience is preferred but not required but, ability to express emotion through body movement is desired. Mascots are non-speaking roles, and the performer is fully covered, including head, face, and hands. 

The Laser Show Pre-Show
Male/Female actors comfortable in front of very large audiences for nightly performances. All interested actors *MUST* possess high energy and enthusiastic presence for body gestures, dance and voice projection. 

Special Artists/Actors
Male/Female actors or artist who can juggle or do successful magic tricks to greet our guests with a friendly smiles and participate in our nightly parade.

Pumpkin Festival Character Mascots
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.

 

A STONE MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS NEEDS:

A Christmas Carol
Male/Female actors performing in a rollicking comedy/parody with multiple performances a day in an outdoor venue

Christmas in the City
Singers/Dancers/Performers to act in a musical revue, featuring strong pop vocalists with strong dance technique. Performed in an indoor venue multiple times per day.

The Littlest Christmas Tree
Male/Female performers with high energy and ability to speak and act in character voices. Performed in an indoor venue multiple times a day.

New! Comedic Cabaret Show
Male/Female singers and actors with strong acting/improv skills and audience friendly outgoing personalities. Performed in an indoor venue, multiple times per day.

Snow Angel
Female actress comfortable with one on one guest interaction to portray our famous and beloved character! 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 roll will be weighed at auditions.

Tin Soldiers
Male actors to “guard” the Snow Angel. Must possess a great smile and enjoy the company of children. Must be able to march in time. Male, young adult, fit body types.

Christmas Storytellers
Male/Female actors to play Mrs. Claus, Candy, and or Townspeople in The Gift. Must possess a strong speaking voice with great projection and friendly and enthusiastic tones of voice.

Christmas Character Mascots
Male/Female to greet our guests with a friendly smile and participate in our nightly parade. Mascots are fully costumed *NON- SPEAKING* Christmas characters. Mascots must be able to stand and dance for long periods of time in a full body costume.

 

HOW 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.

Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation (HFEC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace.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.