OUAT Casting Call

Seeking character performers & character attendants to make magic with our team!

We are seeking performers with outgoing personalities to portray characters from fairytales for parties, events, meet & greets, and more! We are flexible with your availability & schedule- and most of our events are on weekends or in the evenings! 


Our Character Performers receive our company exclusive training to learn their character’s mannerisms, voice, and movement. We provide everything you need to make magic, including costumes, wigs, shoes, accessories, supplies, some makeup & certain undergarments. 


We are seeking talented performers for all roles, especially those played by BIPOC, such as: Princess Jasmine, Princess Tiana, Elena, Aladdin, Moana & Male roles, such as: Kristoff, Flynn Rider, Aladdin, Prince Eric, Adam (the Beast) & more!


Performer Requirements:

Must be 17 or older 

Acting/theatre experience required

Vocal proficiency required

Dance/movement experience a plus

Experience & enjoyment working w/ kids

Weekend availability

Reliable transportation

Clean criminal background


Please submit the following to our email, royalmail@onceuponatimepartiesdc.com with the subject line: OUAT Character Performer Casting

2-3 headshots/selfies (no filters added)

A 1 minute video of you singing your favorite princess song

Performing Resume (include any experience with children, if applicable!)

Cover letter/paragraph explaining why you would like to make magic with our company


Our casting team will review your audition materials as soon as they are able and will respond with any next steps, if applicable. This may consist of an online/in-person interview, submission of additional materials, and/or a costume fitting.



We are also always hiring character attendants to help facilitate our events and character experiences! These are uncostumed roles and may involve assisting our performers, driving performers to events, setting up activities at our events, communicating with our clients before + during events, and creating a magical guest experience for dreamers of all ages!



Attendant Requirements:

 Must be 16 or older 

 Experience & enjoyment working w/ kids

 Great communication skills

 Weekend availability

 Drivers License Preferred

 Clean criminal background


Please submit the following to our email, royalmail@onceuponatimepartiesdc.com with the subject line: OUAT Attendant Application

 Resume (include any experience with children, events, etc. if applicable!)

 Cover letter/paragraph explaining why you would like to make magic with our company



Founded in 2019, we are the premier Character Entertainment company in the Northern Virginia, Washington D.C., & Maryland area. We strive for character integrity through our high-quality standards of our cast members, character interactions, costumes, & wigs. We value the magic of storytelling & aim to share our love of fairytales to dreamers of all ages through our parties, events & more! We believe representation matters- we have never & will never whitewash our BIPOC characters. Click here to learn more about our story.

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We do not offer any licensed or copyrighted characters. It is not the intention of Once Upon a Time Parties D.C. to violate any copyright laws. Our characters are based on fairytales in the public domain. We only accept bookings from clients who understand we do not offer any licensed characters.