Singing Telegram Performers
Type: General Performers
CASTING CALL FOR VERSATILE PERFORMERS FOR SINGING TELEGRAMS
Now hiring Singing Telegram and Variety Performers in ALL MAJOR US cities.
Fun, flexible, well-paying job for entertainers.
-Must be reliable and on time
-Able to carry a tune
-Have improv experience
-Have dependable transportation
-Own a smartphone and use our scheduling app
-Be charming, quick witted, and able to work a crowd
Pay averages $85-$150+tips per Singing Telegram.
Singing Telegrams are typically 8-10 minute performances consisting of a loosely scripted comedy act and 2-3 songs. You must be able to improvise and play off the crowd and recipient. Delivery to offices, restaurants, homes, etc.
Ideal candidates have lots of availability in their schedules and can accept same-day and next day gigs. You must respond quickly to gig requests (keep an eye on your phone!) You set your own schedule and you need to be on top of it.
Popular characters include: Marilyn Monroe, Nurse, Cop, Elvis, Austin Powers, Gorilla in a Tutu, Phantom of the Opera, Nerd, Chicken, and many more. You can also develop your own characters. Bonus if you have some costumes already.
This is a really great gig for the right kind of person.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:
To be considered, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org (no DMs!)
-Current photos of yourself and/or links to your media kit
-List of any costumes you already have
-List of characters you can do or want to do
This is a non-union, freelance job. There is no fee to work with us. Performers are paid per gig.
City or Location of call: Nationwide
Please submit to: email@example.com
Headshot, resume, links, reel (if you have one)
This casting notice was posted by: Singing Telegrams Now