Stone Mountain Park is hiring entertainers, ambassadors

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Actors, musicians and outgoing individuals can audition for the upcoming season

Dust off those dance shoes and get that monologue ready — Stone Mountain Park is hiring entertainers for the upcoming season.

Positions are open for improv/hosting, Rockin’ Rhythms Show, Train Comedy/stunt show, storytellers, park ambassadors, dinosaur mascot performers and puppeteers.

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Audition requirements differ per position. For example, actors and storytellers need to prepare a one-minute comedic monologue suitable for families. Ambassadors, mascots, puppeteers and hosts will need to prepare a 30-second intro of yourself. You will be given material to read during the audition.

Male and female actors and musicians ages 16 and older are welcome to audition, but you must make an appointment for either Friday, Feb. 7, or Saturday, Feb. 8. by calling (770) 413-5254 or emailing

Once you have an appointment, bring your headshot, resume and any props (if auditioning for a puppeteer spot) to the ART Station in Stone Mountain Village. Please arrive at least 20 minutes before your appointment.

More information about the positions available and requirements for each can be found on the park's website.

Stone Mountain Park auditions
By appointment only, Friday, Feb. 7, and Saturday, Feb. 8
ART Station Theatre: 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain, GA 30083

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