Winter Holiday Shows
Be a part of the most festive holiday celebrations in the universe!
Macy’s Holiday Parade™
Each December, the Macy’s Holiday Parade marches down the streets of Universal Studios Florida® to bring holiday cheer to our guests. Be a part of this amazing parade with larger-than-life balloons and floats direct from the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® in New York City.
High Kick Dancers
Performers with engaging personalities and high kicking ability are encouraged to audition. Bring character heels or similar footwear to auditions.
Requirements: Female Dancers 5’5” and taller.
No holiday parade would be complete without the perfect look-a-like to play the role of this holiday icon. A type out audition will apply.
Requirements: Male Performers.
Stilt Walkers who are energetic and outgoing are welcome to audition for a variety of roles.
Requirements: Male and Female Stilt Walkers with previous experience. Weight limit: 190 lbs. Candidates will be weighed at the time of audition.
Parade Talent consists of enthusiastic performers who possess excellent movement skills and the ability to interact well with large crowds. A type out audition will apply.
Requirements: Male and Female Performers of all body sizes and types.
Auditions for Macy’s Holiday Parade at Universal Orlando® Resort are typically held in the month of October*. Please “Register Your Career Profile” on this site to receive information by e-mail when auditions are beginning for this event.
Bring out the roast beast and trim up the tree with The Grinch™ and the Whos of Whoville. This heartwarming holiday experience includes meet and greets with the characters from Dr. Seuss’ beloved story, plus the Grinchmas Wholiday Spectacular – a joyous show which is the centerpiece of the holiday celebration at Universal’s Islands of Adventure®.
Musical Theater Performers
Musical Theater Performers are part of the Whobilation as the characters of the Grinchmas Wholiday Spectacular.
Requirements: Male and Female Performers of all body sizes and types. Audition will require candidates to prepare 16 bars of any style music to sing, and a one minute comedic monologue. Some candidates will be required to attend dance and singing callbacks held on a separate date.
Actors are needed to bring Whoville to life for character encounters throughout Seuss Landing™.
Requirements: Male and Female Performers of all body sizes and types. Audition will require candidates to prepare a one minute comedic monologue. A movement callback will be required for select candidates.
Auditions for Grinchmas are typically held in the month of July*.
* Audition times and roles subject to change without notice.