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  • Dollywood, winner of six Golden Ticket Awards for Best Shows, needs world-class performers! Learn more about our upcoming open call auditions, and perhaps you can join our award-winning entertainment team at Dolly Parton's Dollywood in the Great Smoky Mountains. Audition registration begins at 10:00 am. Please check the audition dates and times below.

    Singers

    Dollywood Singers and Performers

    We are looking for versatile singers who are proficient in musical theater, 50’s-60’s rock and pop vocals. Strong movement skills are a plus. We are casting strong male and female country music singers who can perform contemporary, as well as classic, country music. We are also casting expressive actors who are skilled at improvisation, have a strong presence, can project and are able to sing and move well.

    Requirements

    • Prepare three songs in the style(s) you do best
    • Include ballads and up-tempo songs
    • Bring sheet music in your key or CD accompaniment
    • An accompanist and CD player will be provided
    • Please do not bring accompaniment tracks on iPods, iPads or any other digital media players
    • Bring a current head shot and resume if you have one
    • Must be at least 17 years old

    Some performers may be called back later in the day for an additional movement and vocal audition.



  • Dollywood Singers and Performers

    • We are looking for small (one to three person) bluegrass groups who are capable of roving and/or playing various small outdoor locations throughout the park during our BBQ and Bluegrass Festival (May 23rd - June 7th, 2015). Versatility and energy are a plus!
    • We are also auditioning Southern Gospel groups to perform during our Southern Gospel and Harvest Celebration (Oct. 2nd - Oct. 31st, 2015).
    • For the audition, please be prepared to play at least a verse and a chorus of three different songs – an up-tempo number, a ballad, and a song that shows off the uniqueness and personality of your group.

  • The ideal candidate is someone who is flexible, has a positive attitude, demonstrates willingness to be part of a successful team and the desire to improve one’s craft. Starting dates range from early March to mid-June depending on show assignment. Candidates must be able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, days, evenings, late nights, weekends and holidays.

    We are looking for:

    Lighting Technicians
    Candidates need at least one year of experience operating theatrical lighting consoles and are familiar with various types of lighting instruments and equipment maintenance.

    Audio Technicians
    Candidates need at least one year of experience mixing live sound for bands, multiple vocalists or theatrical productions and have some knowledge and experience in maintaining a variety of sound equipment.

    Stage Managers
    Candidates need college, professional or theme park experience.

    Other
    Follow-spot operators, stagehands, video specialists and costume dressers.

    Other duties for stage technicians include working load-ins/load-outs, covering multiple shows as needed and typical theatrical stage crew responsibilities. College degree a plus.

    Qualified candidates are required to be present for on-site interviews at Dollywood on Saturday, January 31st, 11:00am – 2:00pm. Please bring a resume and letter of interest to the interview. In-person interviews receive first consideration. If you are unable to interview in person please send your resume and cover letter to Dollywood Entertainment, attn: Tech Applications, 2700 Dollywood Parks Blvd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863.


  • Dollywood, winner of six Golden Ticket Awards for Best Shows, needs world-class performers! Keep watching here for future information about auditions for children.

    SCHEDULE
    AUG 23
    CONNOR-SHORT CENTER
    1720 Old Newport Highway, Sevierville, TN
    9 AM - 11 AM

    Be prepared to sing three songs in the style(s) you do best. Include ballads and up-tempo songs. Bring sheet music in your key or CD accompaniment. An accompanist and CD player will be provided. Please dress comfortably and be prepared to move to music. Parents are welcome to attend. Personality is a plus!

  • Dollywood, winner of six Golden Ticket Awards for Best Shows, needs world-class performers! Learn more about our upcoming open call auditions, and perhaps you can join our award-winning entertainment team at Dolly Parton's Dollywood in the Great Smoky Mountains. Audition registration begins at 10:00 am. Please check the audition dates and times below.

    SCHEDULE
    JAN 3, 2015
    BALZER THEATER AT HERREN'S
    84 Luckie St NW, Atlanta, GA
    11 AM - 2 PM
    JAN 17, 2015
    ROCKETOWN
    601 4th Avenue South, Nashville, TN
    11 AM - 2 PM
    JAN 31, 2015
    DOLLYWOOD
    2700 Dollywood Parks Blvd, Pigeon Forge, TN
    11 AM - 2 PM

    Some singers may be called back later in the day for an additional movement and vocal audition.



Questions? Please send an email to auditions@dollywood.com.
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