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Get Paid to Scare!

Is your idea of fun scaring the living daylights out of people? Have you got a bit of spare time and want to earn some extra cash? We are currently recruiting Scare Actors for our 2023 Scare Fest.

We are seeking talented, high-energy scare actors with staminaYou will need to bring improvisation skill, creativity and adaptability to your role. No acting or scare experience is required as full training will be given to the right candidates. All you need is confidence, willingness and and be brilliant at scaring others!

*You MUST be 16 years of age or above to work. Performers under 18 years old MUST have parental consent.

 

Scare acting is demanding, requiring you to stay in character and on your feet for extended periods of 4 to 5 hours per night. It's hard work, but the thrill of scaring and entertaining our guests makes it all worthwhile. Due to the nature of these roles, you must be comfortable with repetitive movement and have the ability work in outdoor and indoor environments with strobe lighting, smoke effects, darkness, enclosed spaces, loud music and sound effects. 

You will be given a role for a specific character within the event's storyline. Costumes, makeup and / or mask will be provided. Safety is critical, so the ability to follow instructions from the creative team as well as  Health & Safety policies is essential  Enthusiasm for Halloween is a must! The deadline to apply is 7th September 2023. 

What we offer

Please note that you must be available for ALL the dates and times listed. 

Important dates

Sunday 10 September 2023

3:00pm - 7:00pm

Sunday 17 September 2023

10:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday 22 October 2023

5:00pm - 9:00pm

Tuesday 24 October 2023

6:00pm - 10:00pm

Wednesday 25 October 2023

5:30pm - 10:30pm

Friday 27 October 2023

Saturday 28 October 2023

Sunday 29 October 2023

Tuesday 31 October 2023

5:30pm - 10:30pm

First Round Auditions

Scare School Recall audition day

Rehearsals

Rehearsals

Rehearsals

Show dates

Apply now!

 Please complete the form, ensuring all fields are filled out accurately. You will be asked to upload a photograph as part of this application, so please have it ready.

 

Successful candidates will be invited to attend our first round audition, where we will assess your suitability to join our terrifying team.

The deadline to apply is 7th September 2023

If you encounter any problems with this form, please email hello@cardiffpumpkinfestival.com

We're DYING to MEAT you!

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Please note that it is a legal requirement that you are 16 years of age or older at the start of your contract with us.

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