Performer

We’re so excited that you are interested in joining our team of positive, energetic performers who put learning into action!
Please carefully read the job description below. If it sounds like a good fit for you, we invite you to fill out the online application (link below) to kick off the audition process.

Responsibilities

  • Drive to the program location (up to 100 miles away).
  • Meet the customer 45 minutes before the start time.
  • Unload your car and set up the show (table, sound, equipment/props, etc.).
  • Perform the scripted, interactive 45-minute program for up to 300 children.
  • Answer questions, hand out materials and pose for photos!
  • Clean up, load up your car and drive to the next program.
  • Submit administrative paperwork (schedule/conflicts, receipts, inventory orders, etc.).

Qualifications

  • You must own a reliable car (with valid license/insurance) and be willing to drive up to 100 miles.
  • You must be positive, friendly and outgoing, with tons of energy and enthusiasm!
  • You must have a variable or flexible schedule.
  • You must like interacting with children of all ages.
  • You must have experience acting or performing. (For kids is a huge plus!)
  • You must have exceptional customer service skills. We aim to please!
  • You must be punctual and reliable — there’s no calling out or rescheduling programs.


Note: There’s NO NEED to be a teacher or a scientist. We will teach you everything you need to know!

Schedule

This is a part-time job with variable scheduling, best suited for:
  • Actors looking for part-time performance gigs.
  • Side-giggers and "solopreneurs" — someone who balances multiple side jobs and projects.
  • Teachers looking for summer work.


If you work a regular 9-5 with only weekend availability, this job isn’t for you.

We have two performance seasons:
SUMMER (LATE MAY - AUGUST) - CONTRACTED
  • Summer is our busiest time of the year! You should have lots of availability if you want to work.
  • We offer a guaranteed number of programs (at least 20-30, sometimes more depending on your area).
  • After summer, you can choose stay on for the school year.
  • Apply anytime from January-May. The earlier the better!
SCHOOL YEAR (SEPTEMBER-MAY) - NO CONTRACT
  • Workload is lighter and more sporadic than summer, sometimes just a few shows a month.
  • No contract — we book programs based around your schedule and availability.
  • You can choose to stay on for the summer.
  • Apply year-round!

Compensation

  • $100 per show, plus any tips.
  • $20 travel stipend per show.
  • 100% reimbursement for all tolls and parking.
  • 10% bonus for repeat customers and referrals.

APPLY HERE

GOOD LUCK!