Character Performer Resume Samples

A Character Performer entertains others through music, dance, theater, stage entertainment, and arts. The job description entails expressing their talents either through live shows or through recordings. While the performance determines the exact day-to-day duties, the following are certain common tasks seen on the Character Performer Resume – entertaining audience through recorded or live shows, and exhibitions; participating in rehearsals; maintaining a positive guest experience, caring for props and costumes; collaborating with other artists for creating contents, and outline choreography.

To attract the audience through performance, the following skills are also needed – positive and hard-working attitude; the ability to interact with huge crowd or public; interpersonal skills; the ability to connect with the audience emotionally; dancing skills; public speaking skills; and choreography skills. A degree is not a mandatory requirement, however, obtaining a formal education in the form of a degree in Fine Arts will enhance skills and improve job prospects.

Character Performer Resume example

Character Performer Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Character Performer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Customer Service, Attention To Detail, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Participated in the Disney College Program as a character performer for 10 months.
    2. Networked and built long-lasting relationships within the Walt Disney company.
    3. Learned a great deal about their quality guest service, company integrity, and professional management.
    4. Had to overcome language barriers and cultural differences while working with and interacting with people all over the world.
    5. Performed in a standard meet and greeted as well as character dining.
    6. Ensured every interaction with each family had the same amount of quality.
    7. Made interactions to be timed and organized at a steady pace to make sure every family received the same amount of time with each character.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Character Performer Resume

Objective : As a Character Performer to ensure the prompt performance of each show and welcome customers to produce a positive customer experience.

Skills : Strong communication Skills, Cooperative team player, Creative thinker.

Description :

    1. Interacted one on one with guests to provide a quality, one of a kind, magical experience.
    2. Participated as an active and energetic team member.
    3. Provided entertainment, activities, and amusement for all guests.
    4. Demonstrated an exceptional amount of enthusiasm and charisma Learn the role, songs.
    5. Collaborated with cast members to execute seamless performances.
    6. Worked knowledge of complete character history to perfect interpretation and presentation.
    7. Enthusiastically took performance specialists notes and incorporated feedback into performances.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Character Performer Resume

Summary : To maintain the quality of the guest experience to the highest level possible, by playing a designated role in each performance to a consistently high standard as set by the show script and/or Director.

Skills : DIY capable, Listening skills, Guest Service.

Description :

    1. Peripherally monitored surroundings and stayed alert during guest encounters to ensure personal and guest safety in a high traffic environment.
    2. Applied care and caution while animating appropriately for the character.
    3. Altered conversation and on-stage behavior to accommodate guest interest and needs.
    4. Provided exceptional lasting impressions of the character and the Disney brand in the limited time allotted for guest interaction.
    5. Represented the current character in a positive and enthusiastic fashion.
    6. Met operational quotas in varying meet-and-greet locations depending upon guest traffic volume.
    7. Adapted to a constantly changing backstage environment with stage-hands, technicians, pyrotechnic operators, and show directors.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MFA In Media Design

Character Performer Resume

Objective : As a Character Performer responsible for maintaining the integrity and artistic value of all presentations when performing in the resort and on special events. and maintain performance standards in accordance with their assigned role.

Skills : Customer Service, People Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Followed strict professional Disney standards in customer service.
    2. Performed among thousands of people.
    3. Had to "get-in" character for each individual character.
    4. Signed Autographs and took pictures.
    5. Interacted and granted numerous make-a-wish foundation experiences for children.
    6. Ensured all guests had their dreams come true through interaction with them.
    7. Selected during thorough auditions based upon strict requirements regarding personality.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Character Performer Resume

Headline : As a Character Performer to assist and accompany Character performers to, on, and from assigned areas while maintaining the Special Events Character Handling Guidelines to provide for the safety and physical well-being of Character performers.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Positive Attitude, Character Integrity.

Description :

    1. Entertained thousands of guests every day with a high level of energy, commitment, and adaptability skills.
    2. Sustained a perfect record card, showing reliability and trust with the Walt Disney Company.
    3. Utilized improvisational skills for international tour groups that consisted of over 100 members.
    4. Successfully completed the Disney Marketing You course.
    5. Successfully completed the Disney Leadership course.
    6. Coordinated with multiple departments to ensure top quality Disney guest experience.
    7. Focused on the mission statement of Safety Begins with Me during every guest interaction.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Business

Character Performer Resume

Headline : As a Character Performer responsible for helping maintain a safe and clean area backstage. Complete various tasks throughout the day as assigned by management.

Skills : Organizational Skills, Organizational Leadership, Leadership Development.

Description :

    1. Provided family-friendly entertainment while upholding the reputation of the Peanuts characters.
    2. Responsible for breaking down costume and delivering to laundry and assembling after pick up from laundry.
    3. Performed general chores to the upkeep of the dressing room.
    4. Learned that without verbal communication it's very hard to get your point across. 
    5. Engaged with guests, take pictures, and provided excellent service of kindness.
    6. Entertained thousands of guests daily through meet and greets, character photographs, autographs, and parades.
    7. Performed magic tricks by maintaining Disney standards at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Marketing

Character Performer Resume

Headline : To provide a safe yet quality character interaction while entertaining guests of all ages by maintaining a positive attitude, a smile, and a good belly laugh. All interactions will be conducted from a safe distance this season.

Skills : Customer Service, Non-Verbal Communication, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Interacted with guests, VIPs, and dignitaries.
    2. Worked knowledge of complete character history to perfect interpretation and presentation.
    3. Collaborated with cast members to execute seamless performances. 
    4. Responsible for gathering all costume materials, arriving on-set on time, and preserving the authenticity of the character.
    5. Worked in a team and independently to provide the best possible guest experience.
    6. Performed as various characters at several locations throughout the parks. 
    7. Guided guest interactions, time management of performers, and guest traffic operations. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Character Performer Resume

Objective : To facilitate entertainment performances by providing exceptional service and guest experience through one-on-one interactions with guests while assisting performers.

Skills : Self-Motivated, Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked at Walt Disney World in the entertainment department.
    2. Played the role of a character within the parks and resorted to performing meet and greets.
    3. Assisted guests with any questions they may have.
    4. Occasionally worked as a greeter in the parks.
    5. Animated in costume toward guests and interact with guests. 
    6. Energized the crowd during games Activities.
    7. Created a family-friendly experience at games for people.
    8. Interacted with guests of all ages to create memorable experiences between them and beloved Disney characters. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Hospitality Management

Character Performer Resume

Headline : To pursue a position in the company that best suits my experience and knowledge as a Character Performer and follow performance guidelines and techniques as directed.

Skills : Time Management Skills, Communication Skills, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Included everyone in interactions.
    2. Had to maintain complexion and silhouette.
    3. Conducted daily meet-and-greets with guests, and participated in shows and parades.
    4. Assisted with guest recovery situations.
    5. Met guests with special needs from various organizations such as the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
    6. Partnered with Food and Beverage, Park Operations, and the World Showcase Team to create special and efficient guest interactions. 
    7. Interacted with guests as "fur" Disney characters, posed for photographs, signed autographs, and provided general Disney magic.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors In General Studies

Character Performer Resume

Summary : As a Character Performer, Responsible for portraying a specific costumed character role for the Halloween trail during Halloween weekends and ensure a positive guest experience.

Skills : Administrative Skills, Customer Service, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked in a hot, confining, and heavy costume with a limited range of vision while communicating non-verbally to Guests.
    2. Signed autographs and posing for photographs as well as interacting with Guests outdoors and in dining establishments. 
    3. Yielded to performers backstage whose calls times were sooner than my own.
    4. Performed dual roles in the show, prepared costumes prior to the show, and maintained character integrity throughout changing scenes. 
    5. Made each experience individual. 
    6. Personally ensured exceptional experiences with the Make-a-Wish foundation children 
    7. Worked with fellow character performers to provide special meet.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma In General Education