Six Flags seeks 'frightening' employees

Date: 8/25/2010

AGAWAM -- Six Flags New England is looking to cast 140 people for this year's Fright Fest, beginning Oct. 2. Be a part of not only a Halloween playground, but the troupe who will bring a chilling atmosphere to life.

Six Flags New England is seeking actors, dancers, singers, specialty performers, characters including Looney Tunes, Wiggles and Mr. Six, make-up artists, freaks, fools, ghosts and ghouls for live shows and haunted houses. Six Flags New England is also looking for in-park employees for the fall season. Catch the Six Flags of fun fever and join the team!

Casting for all roles will take place Aug. 28 from 1 to 7 p.m. Dance call will begin at 6 p.m. Casting primarily haunted attraction actors and other remaining positions will take place Sept. 10 from 3 to 8 p.m. No dance call is scheduled.

All candidates are encouraged to have a resume and a recent photo. Dance and singer applicants must attend one of the dance calls. Come dressed ready to move and prepared to learn short combination. Dance roles include a magic show, Wiggles and Looney Tunes. Characters must meet DC Comics, Warner Bros and/or Six Flags casting requirements. All candidates will be interviewed along with their audition and must be prepared to perform a short cold read monologue.

Apply online at beforehand and please show up early to complete other paperwork. All candidates must be at least 16 or older to apply, have a reliable schedule and transportation through October. Six Flags enforces a Drug Free Work Environment.

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