Insomniac - Nocturnal Entertainer

Live Nation, INC Barstow Heights , CA 92407

Posted 2 months ago

Job Summary:

WHO ARE YOU?

Do you enjoy dance music? Do you enjoy entertaining? Then you're in luck! We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter who embodies both a passion for dance culture and a love for performing. Is this you? Read on

WHO ARE WE?

Insomniac produces some of the most innovative, immersive music festivals and events in the world. Enhanced by state-of-the-art lighting, pyrotechnics and sound design, large-scale art installations, theatrical performers and next generation special effects, our events captivate the senses and inspire a unique level of fan interaction. The quality of the Headliner experience is our top priority.

Throughout our 20-year history, Insomniac has produced almost 400 festivals, concerts and club nights for over 4 million attendees in California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, New York, Texas, Puerto Rico, and the United Kingdom, with expansions into Brazil, Japan and India. Insomniac's premier annual event, Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, is the largest multi-day music festival in North America, and attracted more than 400,000 fans over three days in June 2016. The company was founded by Pasquale Rotella, and has been based in Los Angeles since it was formed in 1993.

THE ROLE

Entertainer:

From character performers to stilters, greeters, aerialists, comedians, dancers, specialty acts, fur characters and puppeteers, Entertainment Cast Members at Insomniac create unforgettable memories for our headliners.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interact courteously & professionally with headliners & staff at all times

  • Help create a team oriented environment

  • Work effectively under high levels of pressure & demanding time lines

  • Stay in character while interacting with headliners & in public view

  • Maintain a high level of energy & crowd engagement

  • Be able to wear the assigned footwear & costuming for extended periods of time

  • Navigate & perform throughout large crowds

  • Complete rotations of checkpoints throughout the event

  • Facilitate photo ops with headliners

QUALIFICATIONS

Participants do not need formal qualifications, but are most desirable with a background in dance, theater, & or general entertainment.

  • Talented in your chosen performance area

  • Friendly, outgoing and confident

  • Able to adapt your performance style to suit your costuming or audience

  • Energetic and determined to succeed

  • Able to accept direction and coaching

  • Physically fit enough to walk & stand for extended periods of time in festival conditions.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Must be able to tolerate loud noise levels & busy environments

  • May work in drastic temperature climates

  • Must be willing to work during evening and weekend hours as required

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization, which does not require sponsorship by Insomniac for a visa.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Insomniac strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

HIRING PRACTICES

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Insomniac recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Insomniac may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.


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Insomniac - Nocturnal Entertainer

Live Nation, INC