Now casting for The LEGO Friends and Improv Actors and Actresses & Atmosphere performers
LEGOLAND California Resort is casting 25 performers to join our team for our brand new show “LEGO Friends to the Rescue”. We are seeking talented vocalists who can dance to play Olivia, Mia, Emma, Andrea and Stephanie.
LEGO Friends to the Rescue is a year round performance. Rehearsals begin on or around April 12th and the show officially opens on or around May 22nd. Performances continue daily and the run is indefinite.
Improv Actors and Actresses:
The LEGOLAND California Hotel is currently casting for:
Children’s improv show: Improvisational actors at the hotel are required to participate in a 2 person improv show, in the form of a Pirate, Knight, Princess, Jester, Wizard or Adventurer; while playing standard improv games that bring children in on the action; all without a script. (children’s theatre experience, improv training, and/or teaching experience is a plus, but not required)
Atmosphere roles: This position requires strong character actors to maintain character for up to 2 hours at a time, while interacting with children and adults. (Skills in magic, balloon twisting, and/or puppetry is a plus, but not required.)
For Improv Actors and Actresses & Atmosphere performers:
We will be holding auditions for the LEGOLAND Hotel on Monday March 2nd, at 6PM. All auditions are booked by appointment.
To schedule an audition appointment, please email ryan.kidd@LEGOLAND.com, with the subject line AUDITIONS. Please list your full name and contact information in the email.
What to prepare for the audition:
- Come in with a created character in the form of a Pirate, Knight, Princess, Jester, Wizard or Adventurer; including a character name and a very brief backstory.
- Come dressed to move as you will be participating in some brief Improv games.
- Please provide a headshot and resume to bring to the audition
- No monologues will be required
For LEGO Friends:
Auditions will be held on March 17th, 18th, 19th and 23rd starting at 6:30PM. ALL AUDITIONS REQUIRE AN APPOINTMENT!
To schedule your audition appointment, please send your full name, contact telephone number and your audition date preference (We cannot accommodate time preferences) to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please prepare 16 – 20 bars of an up-tempo pop/rock style song and a 15 – 20 second comedic monologue. Please bring sheet music in the correct key. Please bring a current picture and resume to the auditions. Another photo will be taken during the audition as well.
For the Song: Sheet music is required and an accompanist is provided. Please bring your sheet music in a 2”binder, with music assembled for minimum page turns and marked with the correct cuts. Please make certain your music contains chords to play and not just the vocal line.
For the Monologue: We kindly request that you refrain from using the following monologues for your audition: CSI - Neverland ‘Neverland 911’ by Wade Bradford and You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown ‘Coat Hanger Sculpture’ by Clark Gesner.
Callbacks for LEGO Friends, will be held on Tuesday, March 24th at 6:30PM. Musical selections from the show will be given out at your audition or via email to prepare for this callback. Please come prepared to dance.
AUDITIONS TAKE PLACE AT LEGOLAND CALIFORNIA RESORT, VIA THE EMPLOYEE ENTRANCE:
- From Interstate-5 exit Palomar Airport Road and head EAST.
- Drive about 4 blocks to The Crossings Drive and turn LEFT (NORTH).
- On the left hand side of The Crossings Drive is the Employee Entrance to LEGOLAND California.
- Please park in the visitor section and walk to the security gatehouse. You will be escorted to the auditions from there.
LEGO Friends: $14.00 per hour
Improv Actors/Actresses & Atmosphere Performers: $17.00 per hour
See schedule for rehearsals and performances.
*Schedule subject to change*
Character Descriptions and Breakdown
The number at the end of each description states the number of people who will be cast to play this role.
LEGO Friends LIVE:
What we are casting for: Females ages 16 – 22; 5’2 – 5’7 with a slim build. Pop/rock style sound and the ability to harmonize. Dance experience in hip hop, musical theater and/or jazz is helpful! Please note… LEGO Friends no longer casts under the age of 16. You must be 16 years of age by April 10th to be eligible to attend this audition. See character breakdown below for more specifics.
(You can view LEGO Friends at www.friends.LEGO.com)
Olivia (Female ages 16-22; 5’2”-5’7”, slim build, Caucasian: Back Up singer, strong dancer) Cleaver, academic and a problem solver, but stubborn. Loves inventing things, building things and hanging out with her friends. (5)
Emma (Female ages 16-22; 5’2”-5’7”, slim build, Caucasian, Asian or Latino: Back Up singer, strong dancer): Designer, stylist and creative but absent minded. Meet her in the beauty shop. Loves drawing, fashion and giving her friends make-over’s. (5)
Andrea (Female ages 16-22; 5’2”-5’7”, slim build, African American: Strong Singer with a pop/rock sound, must move well): Musician, happy go-lucky and full of drama. Loves music, singing and dancing with friends. (5)
Stephanie (Female ages 16-22; 5’2”-5’7”, slim build, Caucasian: Strong Singer with a pop/rock sound, must move well): Party Planner, organized and energetic but a bit of a control freak. Loves planning things and her pets. (5)
Mia (Female ages 16-22; 5’2”-5’7”, slim build, Caucasian: Back Up singer, strong dancer): Animal lover who’s practical and down to earth but always ready to work! Loves animals, being green and playing sports. (5)