Mascot for Elementary School Performance

Location: Garland, TX and surrounding cities.


Description: We are looking for three enthusiastic mascots for the award-winning Water4Otter performance. Water4Otter is a water education performance in elementary schools in the Northeast Dallas area (Garland and surrounding cities).


The 45-minute performance consists of a team of six: 1 emcee, 3 mascots (an otter, fox, and bobcat), a handler, and A/V person. The mascot role is very physical and charismatic. No speaking is involved. The costumes are hot and have limited vision. Experience with elementary schools (or performing for youth) required.


Theater or performance experience is a plus, but not required.


The team typically performs 2-3 shows per day.


Experience & Requirements:

  • •Must have experience working with and/or performing for youth
  • •Complete a background and drug test
  • •Must have a valid Texas driver’s license and reliable transportation


Pay (Dependent on Experience):

  • •$125-200/day


Audition Schedule (Location TBA in Garland area, must be available for 45-minutes on one of the following days):

  • •Wednesday, April 25th 9:00AM – 7:30PM
  • •Thursday, April 26th 9:00AM – 4:00PM


Rehearsal Schedule (Must be available for all of the following):

  • •Monday, May 14th 2:00PM – 6:00PM
  • •Tuesday, May 15th 9:30AM – 6:00PM
  • •Wednesday, May 16th 9:30AM – 6:00PM


Tour Schedule (Must be available for all of the following; a typical tour day is 7:00AM – 3:30PM with a 1-3 hour break):

  • •Thursday, May 17th – Friday May 18th
  • •Monday, May 21 – Friday, May 25th
  • •Tuesday, May 29th – Friday, June 1st


To Apply:

Email the following to [email protected]


  • •Resume (include any experience with youth)
  • •3 References
  • •A headshot