Puppeteers

About this Role

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is looking for individuals with puppetry skills to include hand puppets and rod puppets, among other skill sets.  

  • You must be able to perform in extreme temperatures, including summer weather.
  • You must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Stilt experience is a plus but not required.
  • Performance experience is a plus but not required.
  • Shows run daily throughout the year and a variety of employment periods are available.
  • Day & evening shifts are available, depending on the show.

Starting Hourly Pay Rate:  $13.24 

Prepare for the Audition

  • Please arrive early enough to stretch and warm up before the audition begins.
  • You will be asked to learn a basic movement combination and participate in improvisational and athletic stamina exercises.
  • Please wear form fitting dance attire that allows a full range of movement and tennis or jazz shoes. Please do not wear jeans.
  • Prepare a resume and headshot which will be retained by the audition team.

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