Video Auditions    

Although live auditions are always preferred, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay does accept video submissions in lieu of attending an audition.  

  • Please download and complete the audition form and include it with your submission.
  • Please include a headshot, resume and current contact information.
  • Include a 5-7 minute video compilation showcasing your talent, based on the requirements below.
  • If you have multiple disciplines, put your strongest discipline first and limit your audition to 10 minutes.
  • Please note: You may be asked to attend a live audition at a later date.

Send your updated headshot, resume and links to your audition/demo reel, with "Video Audition" and your talent type in the subject line, to:

TampaAuditions@BuschGardens.com 

(Please do not send extremely large attachments.)

Or, send your updated headshot, resume, and all media to:

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Auditions
Entertainment Department
Attn: Audition Coordinator
P.O. Box 9158
Tampa, FL 33674

In addition, please complete the relevant online application at BuschGardensJobs.com.

In your submission, please include the following:

Vocalists

  • 1 minute introduction of yourself and your pieces
  • Vocal styles should include pop, and may also include rock, contemporary musical theatre and/or jazz
  • Any examples that showcase your dance abilities in the areas of jazz, tap, ballet, or hip hop
  • You may also include a 1 minute comedic/family-friendly monologue (not required)
  • Examples of previous professional performing experiences

Dancers

  • 1 minute introduction of yourself and your pieces
  • Across the floor combinations that include (done on both sides):
    • Leaps
    • Pirouettes
    • Battements
    • Any tumbling skills
  • Please include combinations that include the following styles:
    • Lyrical jazz
    • Broadway jazz
    • Contemporary pop
  • Examples of previous professional performing experiences

Actors

  • 1 minute introduction of yourself and your pieces
  • 2 contrasting monologues (family-friendly) in contemporary theatre or comedic style
  • Examples of previous professional performing experiences that show large physicality

Instrumentalists

  • 1 minute introduction of yourself and your pieces
  • Two 1 minute audition pieces on your instrument; please start with your strongest piece
  • Examples of previous professional experiences

Costumed Characters and Stilt Walkers

  • 1 minute introduction of yourself and your pieces
  • 1-2 minute routine showing acting abilities and large, animated movements and big voice
  • Show additional skills while on your stilts, such as juggling, magic, comedy and/or puppetry
  • Examples of previous professional experiences