Upcoming Auditions

Seeking:

Male and Female performers with a strong physical and vocal likeness to the below listed characters. Please prepare an introduction/monologue as the character you resemble. Type out audition may apply. Selected candidates will be put into wig and makeup.

Wednesday, February 17th
Universal Hilton Ballroom

Face Characters (Male):

  • These roles require individuals who enjoy entertaining and interacting with guests. Training will be provided to select candidates who physically resemble one of the characters we are seeking.
  • Height Ranges:
  • Doc Brown: 6’-6’2”
  • Norman Bates: 6’-6’2”
  • Beetlejuice: 5’10”-6’
  • Living Statue/French Cop/Nigel (British Palace Guard) – various

Face Characters (Female):

  • These roles require individuals who enjoy entertaining and interacting with guests. Training will be provided to select candidates who physically resemble one of the characters we are seeking.
  • Height Ranges: Marilyn Monroe: 5’4”-5’6”
  • Princess Fiona: 5’2”-5’4”
  • Lucille Ball: 5’6”-5’8”
  • Betty Boop: 4’11”-5’4”

Seeking:

Male and female stilt performers. Stilts will be available at the audition – come prepared to move.

Thursday, February 18th
Universal Hilton Ballroom

Stilt Walkers (Female):

  • Seeking energetic and engaging female performers with intermediate to advanced levels of stilt walking experience.
  • Role requires speaking in a French accent for sustained periods of time and high levels of guest interaction. Ability to speak French a plus.
  • Cast performs approximately six (6) 30-minute sets per day outdoors on concrete while wearing heavy makeup and wig.

Stilt Walkers (Male) (Height: 5’7”-5’10”, 5’11”-6’2”, 6’3”-6’6”)

  • Seeking individuals who enjoy entertaining and interacting with guests. Job requires physical exertion and working in full-body costume and head mask.
  • Must be able to carry up to 23 pounds, distributed on the upper body, and 17 pounds, distributed on each leg, for a sustained period of time. Stilt walking ability will be assessed during the audition.
  • Performances are outdoors, on concrete, approximately five (5) times per day.
  • Performers with acrobatic, yoga, dance, or circus-type performing a plus. Come prepared to move.

Stilt Walkers (Male and Female Mummy Guards):

  • Seeking energetic and engaging male and female performers with intermediate to advanced levels of stilt walking experience.
  • Performances are outdoors, on concrete, approximately six (6) times per day. Performers wear character contact lenses. Performers must appear to have very defined musculature on the torso and arms.

All auditions are by appointment only.

All performers hired for these positions will be covered under the terms and conditions of a collective bargaining agreement with the American Guild of Variety Artists (AGVA).

  • A general parking pass will be provided upon sign-up. Please bring your general parking pass to receive complimentary parking.
  • Must be 18+ years old, and be able to provide proof of eligibility to work within the United States.
  • Universal Studios Hollywood is an equal opportunity employer.