Auditions

Currently casting our newest theme park show!

JM Music Design, LLC invites you to our 2019 audition. To be considered for the audition, please submit a recent headshot/photo and performance resumé. (Make sure to include your current location and all relevant acting and music experience).

Once all materials have been reviewed, we will contact you with audition information, if chosen for a live audition.

*Audition Form: Currently Open for Submission

Live Audition Date: TBA

Location: Charlotte, NC area 


Show Information:

6 month contract at Carowinds Amusement Park! 

(Learn more about the show!

Tentative Dates:

Spring Season: March 23rd - May 26th (Saturday & Sundays Only).

Spring Break: The week of April 15th will be 6 days of shows.

Summer Season: May 27th - Sept. 2nd (6 days a week). 

Show Times: TBA - up to 6 shows per day. 

Cast Pay: 

Spring Season (Saturday & Sundays Only) - $250 per weekend

Summer Season (6 days a week) - $550 per week 

Please submit an audition form to be considered for Busker Jam 2019. 


Requirements Overview: 

All applicants must submit an audition form and include a current performance resumé, headshot/photo, and video reel. We're seeking applicants that display proficiency on their instrument(s), a positive attitude, basic acting skills, a charismatic personality, and work well with others. 

Video Reel Requirements

Please submit an unlisted (youtube or vimeo) link in your audition form. Please include a 30 second intro to your audition reel explaining what you love about performing. 

Instrument Categories: 

Percussion:

  • Drumset Skills: at least three different styles (30sec each). Examples of Styles: Rock, Funk, Latin, and Jazz - Click Here for reference
  • Rudimental drumming excerpt of your choice (30sec)

Banjo: 

  • Solo/excerpt of your choice demonstrating your talents (1-2min) - Please provide song information.  

Upright Bass Guitar: 

  • Solo/excerpt of your choice demonstrating your talents (1-2min) - Please provide song information. 

Acting:

Please include in your audition reel your ability to act and role play by acting out one of the following scenarios: (30sec)

  • A cat in the rain 
  • Try to get a toddler that's crying to laugh
  • Swimming in shark infested waters
  • Walking in a hurricane 

Other:

Feel free to include additional instruments that you're proficient on. This is not required, but we'd love to see what you can do! 

  • Demonstration of your choice (30sec). Examples: Keyboard Percussion, Piano, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Banjo, Dancing, Singing, etc.. 

Please contact auditions@jmmusicdesign.com with additional questions.