About Mickey’s Royal Friendship Faire
According to the casting directors, Walt Disney Parks are looking for young talent to play as Mickey, Minnie, Goofy, and their friends at the Faire. It is a joyful festival full of dance and fun where you can adore the dignity (and of course makeup) of Elsa or adore your long hair as Rapunzel. The arrivals of Tiana, Anna, Olaf, Naveen, the Ruffians, Louis, and a lot more will happen at this fun-filled festival.
The characters will celebrate the unique stories and perform in front of huge crowds. This magical kingdom will be filled with songs, music, dance, adventure, and a lot more. The final notes will include a grand finale with astounding Disney firework and lots of music.
If you are willing to let your feet tap on the beats and your heart sing with the songs then have a look on Walt Disney’s casting notice below.
The open auditions will start from 10AM and finish at 7PM on April 01, Friday. The auditions will take place at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Wardrobe, which is also known as the Rehearsal Facility. The address is 3271 Sherberth Road, Kissimmee, Florida 34747.
- Auditions Date: April 01
- Auditions Day: Friday
- Auditions Time: 10AM to 7PM
- Auditions Address: Disney’s Animal Kingdom Wardrobe, 3271 Sherberth Road, Kissimmee, Florida 34747
The auditions will comprise of a number of calls. All the applicants must attend only one auditions call only. Signing in for the auditions will become one hour before the call. For example, if the call is at 11AM, the candidates will be signed up at 10AM. The casting directors have strictly mentioned that late candidates will not be accepted for the auditions so make sure to arrive at the venue on time.
The casting directors are looking for male and female dancers with amazing dancing skills. You may have your own technique of dancing or tipping your feet on different beats. Along with the dancing skills, the candidates must also have great stage presence skills. We need candidates with cool personalities. The candidates must be well-versed in performing at the musical theatres. The male dancers should be skilled with tumbling or tapping dance. The required height for male dancers is 5’9” to 6’2” and for female dancers is 5’3” to 5’6”.
- Required Gender: Men and women
- Required Height for Men: 5’9” – 6’2”
- Required Height for Women: 5’3” – 5’6”
- Personality and Skill Requirement for Both: Great dancers, cool stage presence
- Special Requirement for Men: Specialty in tumbling or tapping
- All the performers must be at least 18 years of age.
- All the candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Requirements for Application
You need to bring the following requirements with you in the auditions.
- At least two pictures including one headshot and one full picture
- Resume including basic information like name, age, city and state of residence, height, email address, and immediate contact information.
- Please mention your training and experience in dancing in the emails.
The casting directors have specified that the candidates will be chosen according to their skills and personalities. Please make sure to wear a form fitting suit as the casting directors need to see your silhouette. Appropriate ballet or jazz shoes are must.
It is also important that all the candidates are warmed up before their call time. Due to the enormity of the event, the directors may not offer you extra time for warm-up on the stage.
All the candidates will be taught ballet routine. When the candidates are selected, they will start practicing jazz classes. The advanced jazz routine will be provided in pair sessions or group classes.
This is a paid job and the location of open auditions is Florida. However, the job is not restricted to the Florida locals only. In order to abide by the legal issues, it is important that the non-Florida residents come with their legal work permits to work in Florida.
For more information about the auditions at Walt Disney, visit their website http://www.disneyauditions.com/. The website also contains essential information about the experiences at Walt Disney auditions and tips to prepare for the auditions.