Vocalists

About this Role

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay has exciting opportunities for vocalists with great energy and stage presence who can demonstrate technical proficiency in a variety of styles including pop, rock, musical theater, classical, contemporary, and a cappella vocal styling.  Capacity to hear/sing harmonies is a must. Sight reading skills are not required but are preferred.  Vocalists perform in multiple high-energy shows per day to connect with our guests and create memories that last a lifetime.

  • Shows run daily throughout the year and a variety of employment periods are available.
  • Day & evening shifts are available, depending on the show.
  • You must be at least 18 years old at the time of the audition.
  • Female Singers: We are looking for female vocalists who have a strong belt and/or strong mixed voice that feel comfortable singing in these ranges several times a day.  Females should be able to sing comfortably in mezzo-soprano to soprano ranges and sing with ease several notes in a high register such as D to F above high C.
  • Male Singers: We are looking for male vocalists who have a strong chest and/or head voice that feel comfortable singing in these ranges several times a day.  Males should be able to sing comfortably in mid to high tenor ranges and sing notes with ease such as G to B above middle C.

Starting Hourly Pay Rate:  $13.24

Prepare for the Audition

  • Prepare two separate vocal selections. Pick the best 16 bars of each. Remember that we're not just looking for good vocalists. We need singers who can really tell a story. Do your very best to know the story behind the words you're singing and convey that in your audition. 
  • Please bring an edited CD or iPod to accompany your music selections (without background vocals). If using a cell phone, please have it in Airplane Mode and cued up, ready to go.
  • We'll also provide an accompanist for vocal auditions. Please bring edited sheet music in the correct key. 
  • A capella auditions are not permitted.
  • In addition to your prepared pieces, we may ask you to learn additional music or a movement combination.
  • Auditioning can be a lengthy process; you may be asked to stay for a callback.
  • Prepare a resume and headshot, which will be retained by the audition team.
  • If you wish to dance, please come prepared. Dancer auditions are held separately from vocalist auditions and have different requirements. Please click here for more information.

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