RWS Entertainment Group
Long Island City, NY 11101
RWS Entertainment Group is seeking Costume Character Performers for upcoming contracts for the Cedar Fair WinterFest Season at Carowinds, King’s Island, King’s Dominion, and Great America and Iberostar Resorts in Mexico, Dominican Republic, Caribbean, and Brazil throughout Fall/Winter 2021 and early 2022.
Seeking: Union and Non-Union performers with dynamic personalities, who are able to entertain by connecting with an audience. Must be 18 years of age or older. Theme Park, Cruise Ship, and Children’s Theatre credits are a plus. Fluency or ability to communicate accurately in Spanish and/or Portuguese a major plus. All candidates must be able to work legally in the United States.
Costume Character Performers (4’10” to 5’2”, 5’5” to 5’9”): Outgoing, energetic performers with strong movement ability and basic improv skills. Physical performers who can tell a clear story nonverbally and portray branded characters. Must be comfortable with guest interactions.
NOTE: Performers can be Black, Indigenous, Latin, Asian/Pacific Islander, Middle Eastern/North African/South Asian, and/or white, as well as inclusive of all gender identities.
This audition is seeking talent across multiple contract opportunities in theme parks and at resorts.
WinterFest – Holiday shows performed at various Cedar Fair parks across the United States. Early November 2021 through early January 2022. $684/week. Lodging (double occupancy) provided.
Iberostar Resort – Resident entertainers for Iberostar resort properties in Mexico, Jamaica, Dominican Republic, and Brazil. 6-month all-inclusive contracts rolling out in 2021 and 2022. $525/week. Travel and lodging (double occupancy) provided.
Audition and Submission Instructions
RWS will hold in-person auditions by appointment in New York, NY on September 27th-28th 2021. However, people not living in or near the New York City area who are unable to travel to New York to audition will also be taken into consideration, but may be asked to audition online.
Please submit a movement/dance footage to be considered.
Iberostar: 10 pm EST, Friday September 17th, 2021 at the latest.
WinterFest: 10 pm EST, Wednesday September 22, 2021 at the latest.
To submit for consideration (Both Iberostar and The WinterFest Season) fill out the submission form linked below.
You will be contacted by email, if selected, to schedule an audition appointment time. Preparation instructions and COVID safety protocols will be given upon appointment confirmation.
Not everyone who submits will be contacted. Submissions received after the listed deadlines may not be considered.