Casting directors of Walt Disney World Resort are on the lookout for comedic or improvisation actors for Captain Jack’s Pirate Tutorial and for Move It! Shake It! Dance and Play It!
Located in Bay Lake, Florida, Walt Disney World Resort was founded and opened on October 1, 1971. The amusement park and resort is the most visited vacation resort worldwide, according to Forbes, as it accumulates a sum of twenty-five million visitors annually.
To accommodate the rising demand of leisure in the entertainment complex, they are looking for someone to portray Captain Jack Sparrow, the charming and savvy pirate of seven seas, and Mack, Capt. Sparrow’s sidekick, in Captain Jack’s Pirate Tutorial.
Captain Jack Sparrow applicant must be comical and can depict a highly theatrical version of the character, while Mack actor should be humorous and endearing, with proficient interactive skills and a strong and supportive speaking voice. Experience in sword fighting is a plus for both roles.
Meanwhile, they also want a young, hip, and highly energetic emcee to host the Move It! Shake It! Dance and Play It! and lead a spirited, contemporary street party down Main Street, USA.
If interested in the job, kindly bring a current headshot and a résumé for the audition, which will be held on May 7, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Wardrobe/Rehearsal Facility at 3271 Sherberth Road, Kissimmee, Florida. Also prepare a one-minute comedic dialogue for the audition.
All applicants must be 18 years old and above.
Callback for chosen actors will be on Friday, May 8, 2015, in Orlando, Florida. Performers are required to attend the callback as it will disqualify the application in the event of absence.
Deadline for the submission of applications is on May 6, 2015.
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