Howl-O-Scream Scare Actors (Virtual Auditions)- SEAWORLD ORLANDO

SeaWorld Orlando


-All Ethnicities
-PAID seasonal bonus included when you work 24 of the 27 required dates
-2022 Fun Card (Annual Pass) for SeaWorld included upon successful completion of the seasonal role

This application is for Scare Actor roles only! In order to be fully considered for this role, please complete the Modern Hire On-Demand Video Audition. You will be redirected to complete the Video Audition after you complete this application.

What you get to do:

  • Creating characters to startle and scare guests at SeaWorld Howl-O-Scream Orlando
  • Consistently performing the same scare repetitively throughout the night of the event (some scare positions may involve strenuous physical activity)
  • Being responsible for clocking in and out at the beginning and end of assigned shifts
  • Taking and implementing direction from persons of authority
  • Maintaining a tidy and safe work area
  • Performers may be expected to supply their own black pants, black shoes, and black shirt for certain roles
  • Working well with a diverse group of co-workers

What it takes to succeed:

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Ability to work from 5:00 PM to 3:00 AM on most event nights and during some rehearsals
  • Availability for majority of event nights. Availability will be one factor used in determining employment offer and/or role placement
  • Previous performance experience is beneficial but not required
  • Many but not all positions require wearing make-up (provided by SeaWorld). Some positions require wearing a mask (provided by SeaWorld)
  • Costumes for characters will be provided by SeaWorld and will remain the property of SeaWorld
  • Ability to perform assigned character for up to 3 hours at a time. Performance may include standing, walking or other strenuous physical activity.
  • Ability to work both indoors and outdoors, exposed to a variety of weather conditions
  • Ability to perform the following physical activities on a frequent basis: stand, walk, climb, bend floor- to- waist/waist-to-overhead and reach overhead, simple grasp and fine manipulation tasks
  • Position may be exposed to heat/cold temperature extremes, chemical, fumes/dust/odor, atmospheric lighting strobe/dim lighting

The perks of the position:
As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:

  • FREE park admission
  • Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
  • Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.

Join the team!
If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you!

Production Description

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment™ inspires millions, through the power of entertainment, to protect animals and the wild wonders of our world. Our company is best known for its 12 U.S. theme parks that include the globally-recognized brands SeaWorld®, Busch Gardens®, and Sesame Place®. Our parks offer guests a variety of inspiring up-close experiences, from animal encounters that invite exploration and appreciation of the natural world, to thrilling rides and spectacular shows.

Park Locations CASTING NOW Include:
— Florida: SeaWorld Orlando, Discovery Cove® Orlando, Aquatica™ Orlando, Busch
Gardens Tampa Bay, Adventure Island® Tampa
— California: SeaWorld San Diego and Aquatica San Diego
— Texas: SeaWorld San Antonio, Aquatica San Antonio and Discovery Point
— Virginia: Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA®
— Pennsylvania: Sesame Place (near Philadelphia)

Across our 12 parks and diverse brands, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment offers a wide variety of Entertainment roles supporting permanent in park offerings as well as annual calendars filled with exciting special events and productions. Our core in park shows and performances require a team of entertainers who bring a unique set of talents including:
— Actors
— Performers
— Costume Characters
— Dancers
— Vocalists
— Instrumentalists
— Stilt Walkers
— Stunt Performers
— And More!

In order to bring each performance together, we also seek candidates who leverage their talent behind the scenes, supporting our productions and ensuring the highest standards of show quality are met to exceed the expectations of our guests. Opportunities to support our Entertainment productions include:
— Costuming
— Makeup Artists
— Lighting Technicians
— Audio/Video Technicians
— Theatrical Services
— Stage Operators
— Performance Coordinators
— Stage Managers
— And More!

Additionally SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment offers great opportunities for specialty talent and specialty acts to “WOW” our guests during several seasons throughout the year!

From Electric Ocean in the Summer to Howl-O-Scream and Christmas, we’ve got the arena to showcase your unique talent! Show us what you’ve got and help bring our special seasonal events to life!

Please be sure to submit your Video Audition following the application in order to be fully considered for this opportunity.

Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Please note all castings are intended for Barbizon graduates registered with Barbizon Placement ONLY. Full casting and submission guidelines are emailed to the Barbizon Placement Division. Please send any casting inquiries to For more information about Barbizon visit