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  • Dollywood, winner of five 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 country, musical theater and pop performers. In addition we are looking for singers who can play the following instruments: a female singer who is a strong bluegrass fiddle-player, a male or female singer who can play either electric guitar or electronic keyboard.

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



  • Dollywood Singers and Performers

    • We are looking for bluegrass bands and bluegrass solo performers to perform during our BBQ and Bluegrass Festival (May 24 - June 8, 2014). Prepare a one to two-minute version of your act.
    • We are looking for Southern Gospel groups to perform during our Fall Southern Gospel Music Festival (September 20th – October 1st). Prepare a one to two minute version of your act.

  • 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.

    While 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 five Golden Ticket Awards for Best Shows, needs world-class performers! Dollywood Entertainment will be holding auditions for children for the 2014 Christmas season. Registration is 8:00 am - 9:00 am.

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

    We are looking for young male and female performers who are able to play roles between the ages of 8 and 12. 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 five 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 24, 2015
    McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Square
    345 N. College St., Charlotte, NC
    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.



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