Stunt Performer – Six Flags

Six Flags America LP-Bowie, MD

Contract

Date Posted: 1 January 2020

Summary:

Six Flags America is looking for skilled and experienced individuals to join our award-winning Entertainment Team as a Stunt Performer! Stunt Performers engage and entertain all park guests through high intensity stunts such as stage combat, sword work, gymnastics, acrobatics and more.

We will be hosting live auditions on January 25, 2020 from 11am-4pm at Six Flags America, 13710 Central Avenue, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774. You must email your demo reel and headshot to Craig Putman, cputman@sftp.com, prior to attending.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform high intensity stage combat routines in accordance with Company and Brand guidelines.
  • Attend weekly fight rehearsals to ensure a quality performance is delivered at all times.
  • Engage crowd members through interactive scenes intended to “break the fourth wall”.
  • Make appearances in character at special functions, media events, and community outreach events.
  • Operate in a safe and efficient manner at all times while holding safety to the highest regard.
  • Maintains cleanliness and sanitation of designated entertainment venues for all guests and team members.
  • Assist in wardrobe maintenance and repair.
  • Be a reliable member of the team. This includes always arriving to work on time and for your scheduled shift.
  • Occasionally serve as an usher for other entertainment venues in the park.
  • Maintain professional standards in accordance with all Six Flags policies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Reporting Structure

  • Reports directly to the Entertainment Supervisors.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of specialty skills, including stage combat, gymnastics, mid-falls, acting, acrobatics, sword work, and martial arts.
  • Commit to a nine-month performance contract.
  • Ability to perform in and be exposed for long periods of time to varied weather conditions, including heat, cold, and rain.
  • Must maintain character appearance, including hair, costume, piercings, etc. during the entire duration of contract.
  • Must have the ability to walk, crouch, bend, stoop, kneel and lift up to forty pounds occasionally.
  • Will be required to work various shifts as project and park needs dictate, including nights, weekends, and holidays.

We will be hosting live auditions on January 25, 2020 from 11am-4pm at Six Flags America, 13710 Central Avenue, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774. You must email your demo reel and headshot to Craig Putman, cputman@sftp.com, prior to attending.