Disney “Lion King” Open Auditions

11/01/2013

The Walt Disney Company will be producing their spectacular Lion King show and have issued open casting calls for singers and performers in Atlanta, Orlando and New York. Auditions are for the 2014 production of the show based on the Lion King musical and features music from the film.

Festival Of The Lion King

Please note that call backs will be held at a later date for performers that are chosen to move on in the audition process.

Casting for the show will be handled by Darla Hayward, The show will begin running in April 2014.

 

Seeking
Male and female vocalists for Festival of the Lion King, an African-inspired celebration of the music from the animated feature film.

Especially seeking performers with a diverse look.

Disney Auditions
Disney Parks Talent Casting is seeking male and female vocalists for Festival of the Lion King, an African-inspired celebration of the music from the animated feature film. This original musical theatre production will be performed live in the NEW state of the art, indoor, 1500 seat theatre-in-the-round in Disney’s Animal Kingdom® at the Walt Disney World Resort® near Orlando, FL. This large scale, high energy production features singers, dancers, gymnasts and specialty performers. We are especially seeking performers with a diverse look for full time and part time positions beginning in April 2014.

Casting the following roles:

KIUME
The Leader. Must have a strong and powerful presence; Male resonant baritone/bass. 5’10 – 6’2

ZAWADI
The Gift. ‘Mother Earth’ to all who know her. Female gospel mezzo-soprano with high belt. 5’5-5’8

NAKAWA
The Prince. Good looking and confident. Male pop/R&B second tenor. 5’8-5’10

KIBIBI
The Princess. Sweet and impatient. Female pop/gospel second soprano with high belt to E. 5’4 – 5’8

 

Disney Auditions Orlando

Monday, December 16, 2013
10 AM – Male Vocalists (sign in 9:30-10:30)
2 PM – Female Vocalists (sign in 1:30-2:30)

Disney’s Maingate Office Complex
3010 Maingate Lane
Kissimmee, FL 34747

Disney Auditions New York

Monday, January 13, 2014
10 AM – 6 PM – men and women
Lunch 1 to 2

Pearl Studios NYC “519”
519 8th Avenue
12th Floor
New York, NY

Disney Auditions Atlanta

Monday, January 6, 2014
10 AM – 6 PM – men and women

14th Street Playhouse
173 14th Street
Atlanta, GA 30309

All performers must prepare 16 bars of a musical selection and provide sheet music in correct key for accompanist. Provide current headshot and a resume. Performers must be at least 18 years old.

This is a contract job for performers

Walt Disney World-Rate negotiable, $16.03/hr min



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