now hiring: seasonal event staff

Dance the Magic™ is a company created by dancers for dancers! Previous studio owner, Debi Barr, is the Founder and President of Dance the Magic – A premier performance company, established in 2001 and headquartered in Huntington Beach, CA.  Dance the Magic is an event production company that brings youth dancers to perform at spectacular venues such as the Disney Parks, Universal Orlando, Broadway in New York City and at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville.

Dance the Magic is seeking Seasonal Event Staff based in Southern California to provide operational support for our Disneyland Resort events. This position will report directly to the Event Manager. The ideal candidates will have a knowledge of the dance industry and a passion for the performing arts. They must possess a positive attitude, be excited to be a team player and be passionate about working with youth dancers. All applicants must exhibit superb relationship building and problem solving skills, be able to take direction, and work well in close contact with others.

This position will be seasonal in correlation with Dance the Magic’s 2022 events at the Disneyland Resort. The ideal candidates will be available for all events.

Current 2022 event dates are:

  • Saturday, April 2 (estimated time 7:00AM – 5:00PM*)
  • Saturday, July 9
  • Saturday, October 1
  • Saturday, December 10
  • Saturday, December 17

*Schedule subject to change. All times are based on the size of the event and Disney’s entertainment schedule.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and foster a positive and magical experience for Directors and Dancers
  • Build relationships with Studio Directors
  • Assist with studio check-in process
  • Ensure all venue areas are neat and tidy
  • Keep assigned groups on schedule throughout the event day
  • Assist event photographers as needed
  • Encourage team bonding among assigned group
  • Take day-of direction from Event Manager and Disneyland Resort Staff
  • Walk the parade route with dancers and ensure safety standards

Event Staff Dress Code:

All Event Staff will be required to wear and provide black flared full length leggings, black sneakers with no visible logos and a shirt provided by Dance the Magic. 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Enthusiastic outgoing personality
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of the dance industry and passion for the performing arts
  • Attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Positive attitude and team player
  • Ability to collaborate
  • Willingness and eagerness to learn
  • Outgoing self starter
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Open to ages 21 and up

Compensation:

$20 per hour, 5 hour minimum. Lunch and a 1-Day Park Hopper ticket for the Disneyland Resort to be used on the event day will be provided to all Event Staff.

To apply, email your resume to [email protected] Thank you for your interest!