Paid Acting Job in Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Interactive Theater Shows

Pro Actors Wanted for Paid Gigs (Must be funny)

Location: Cedar Rapids

Type: Theater

Cedar Rapids Auditions!
Professional Actors Needed to perform comedic dinner theater shows in Cedar Rapids and beyond!

We book the show…you rock the house!

Jest Murder Mystery Company has been in the business of making people laugh by performing hilarious interactive dinner theater shows all over the country since 1999. We now contract troupes in 15 different cities and we are looking for more funny people to join our Cedar Rapids team. Here’s how it works. We book the shows and then hire independent contractors (you) to perform them. We want these shows to be excellent, so we hire only the most talented actors and we pay them well.

Requirements and skills:
• Must be outgoing, personable and have excellent comedic timing. Improvisational skills a plus.
• Must be able to comprehend, memorize and perform a script on your own.
• Must work well with others and be flexible with clients and acting partners
• This is a professional acting job so…be a professional at all times and in all situations
• Prior stage experience required and you must be at least 21 years old
• Must be extremely reliable (no matter what happens, the show must go on)
• Must be have good availability on Friday and Saturday evenings and some week nights. It all depends on what the client wants, (usually plenty of prior notice given).
• Must be able to provide your own costumes. Jest approval required.
• Some shows will require travel which will result in additional pay for the actors
• Self-starters do well in our company.
• We are looking for STAGE ACTORS.

For more information about us, (from our actor’s point of view), check out this video at or visit

To request an audition:
1. Please email your “entertainment” resume’ (or list of stage work) AND headshot (or recent photo) to

2. Follow this link to our audition questionnaire and submit your answers

Thank you for your interest in performing with us!

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Cedar Rapids
Please submit to:

This casting notice was posted by: Jest Murder Mystery Company

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