Shrek's Adventure!
Merlin Entertainments Ltd

Shrek's Adventure!
Merlin Entertainments Ltd

  • Project Details
    We're looking for dedicated actors to come on a funny misadventure with us and join the lively, diverse and wonderful world of Far Far Away! Do you want to sink your teeth into the quirkiest of characters? – Who wouldn’t want to brush shoulders with Shrek himself?

    Come and be part of the fairy tale!

    What you need

    - Great at performing scripts
    - Good knowledge of voice control and taking direction to deliver consistent high standard shows
    - Have performance skills that could be utilised to create memorable experiences for our guests
    - Have proven experience of working to a high standard within an entertainment or performance setting
    - A BA (Hons) or equivalent in Acting, Performance, Performing Arts, Theatre or similar will stand you in good stead

    Shrek’s Adventure London are looking for Actors to join its, fast-paced, multifaceted, and dedicated performance team. With spectacular sets and costumes to match, we pride ourselves on giving our guests a truly memorable experience and it’s our Actors who really bring the adventure to life.

    There are a variety of characters to delve into, one day you could be playing Princess Fiona and the next Sleeping Beauty, so your ability to learn scripts quickly and deliver strong, strict performances will be paramount, as well as displaying high stamina and strong vocal ability.

    This role is seasonal for 6 months, offering a minimum of 25 hours per week. Our attractions are open daily so flexibility is a must, including weekends, bank holidays and peak holiday seasons. For this reason, we advise that you aren’t involved in any other performing contracts whilst working for us.

    We do audition throughout the year, and so if you don’t hear from us on this occasion, don’t be disheartened as we will keep you in mind.

    To be considered please attach your acting CV and an up to date head shot.

    What's in it for you, you ask?

    Alongside a Shrek-ceptional working environment you’ll also receive:

    - Fortnightly pay at £10.65 per hour
    - 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants
    - 40% off LEGO online
    - Merlin Magic Pass - giving you free tickets to all our attractions worldwide for you, your family, and friends every year
    - Discounted rates at Merlin hotels all over the world
    - Hotel stay discounts
    - O2 discount
    - Employee pricing up to 55% off cinema tickets

    Everyone Matters at Merlin. ​

    At Merlin we welcome the world to our magical attractions and resorts every day and we want to reflect that same multicultural mix inside our business too. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse workplace where people can be themselves, have the same opportunities and thrive together. Because at Merlin, everyone matters! Together, we work to create a workplace where everyone feels valued, no matter their age, race, gender, disability or sexual orientation. Although we understand that we'll always be learning and growing, we aim to be the most inclusive and flexible employer in our industry.
  • Production Type
    Theme Parks & Attractions
  • Union Status
  • Location
  • Dates & Location
    6 month flexible contracts
  • Closing Date
    30th Jun 2022
  • Roles
  • Paid
    Actor (Female)
    White / European Descent | Black / African Descent | Latino / Hispanic | Asian | South Asian / Indian | Indigenous Peoples | Middle Eastern | Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander | Ethnically Ambiguous / Multiracial