Take to the stage and join the industry leader….

Our entertainment casts have been a part of the Haven experience for many years and continue to be a firm favourite with our guests and owners.

At Haven, we provide you with an opportunity to grow confidence as a performer and build a career within the holiday park sector.

We’re looking for talented Singers, Dancers, Main Stage Presenters and Event Hosts to bring to life our interactive family experiences and high-quality theatrical productions.

Are you full of energy?
Have a passion for performing?
Love delighting and interacting with your audience?
Want to be part of a successful team?

Please find below details of our forthcoming OPEN auditions, for contracts starting February 2020;

Date: Wednesday 8th January (Registration 9:30am)

Location: Pineapple Dance Studios, 7 Langley Street, Covent Garden, London , WC2H9JA

Date: Thursday 9th January (Registration 9:30am)

Location: Ace Dance & Music, Ground Floor, 54-57 Floodgate, Birmingham, B5 5SL

Date: Friday 10th January (Registration 9:30am)

Location: Yorkshire Dance Centre, 3 St Peters Square, Leeds, LS9 8AH

Singers– Please come prepared to perform 16 bars of an up-tempo pop/rock song- Backing tracks should be on a phone, iPod, memory stick or similar- No CDs. If you play a musical instrument, please bring it with you- It would be an advantage to also showcase this.

On the day, Singers and Dancers will be taught a choreographed routine to perform to the panel.

Events Hosts– On the day of the audition, you will be set a group task, working alongside the Main Stage Presenter applicants.

Main Stage Presenters– We would like you to present a 5 minute segment of a gameshow element.

  • Main Stage Presenter Audition Brief – Click Here

    You will have an audience at your disposal along with the following;

    Find inspiration using one of these gameshow titles;

    · The Great British Gameshow
    · Unbreakable
    · #Goingforgold

    The following props will be available on the day;

    · Balloons
    · Balloon Pumps x 2
    · A1 Flipchart Paper & Pens x 2
    · Gymnastic Ribbons x 4
    · Inflatable footballs x 2
    · Spinning Plates x 2
    · Music for Intro & Game

    You don’t need to use the props if you would prefer not to. If you want to use your own music please bring it on a device with a 3.5mm jack input.
    You can utilise your contestants how you wish. You can add your own props if needed.

    You have only have 5 minutes to show us your personality, presenting skills and creativity so make it count.

Theatre Company CLOSED Audition:

Singers and Dancers applying for our Haven Theatre Company, should email a Performance CV, headshot and showreel/footage to havencasting@bourne-leisure.co.uk.

Our casting team will review all applicants, and invite suitable candidates to a separate Haven Theatre Company closed audition.
If applicants do not receive an invite, they should attend one of the open auditions.

Prior to auditioning, all applicants are required to apply for their position below.

  • HAVEN SINGER - Apply here

    APPLY FOR HAVEN SINGER HERE: APPLY

    FUNSTAR CAST SINGER:
    What will I be doing?

    – Performing in our exclusive FunStar Cast productions.

    – Organising & performing varied solo vocal sets, as required.

    – Assisting, organising or delivering daytime & evening events, including providing technical support.

    – Performing in our in-house Seaside Squad events either as a character skin or actor.

    – Assisting with meet & greet photoshoots (potentially in character skin).

    – Hosting late disco and karaoke events.

    – Assisting with any additional owners and charity events.

    – Any required rehearsals, photoshoots, video shoots or PR exercises.

     

    THEATRE COMPANY SINGER:
    What will I be doing?

    – Performing in our fast moving, high-quality theatrical productions.

    – Organising & performing varied solo vocal sets, as required.

    – Performing our street theatre concept; ‘Seaside Streetside’.

    – Performing as an ‘unconcealed’ puppeteer or actor/ singer within our puppet shows.

    – Performing within our ‘Once Upon a Time’ storytelling concept.

    – Performing within ‘Bamboozle’; an interactive adventure show.

    – Involvement with our Go! Win Gameshow once a break.

    – Performing in our in-house Seaside Squad events as an actor.

    – Assisting with any additional owners and charity events.

    – Any required rehearsals, photoshoots, video shoots or PR exercises.

    *This is a ‘performance-based’ role, supporting the delivery of the overall entertainment package.

    *Where business needs require, Theatre Company Singers may be required to assist in other areas.

    Haven Theatre Company applicants, are required to send a Performance CV, headshot and showreel/footage to havencasting@bourne-leisure.co.uk

  • HAVEN DANCER - Apply here

    APPLY FOR HAVEN DANCER HERE: APPLY

    FUNSTAR CAST DANCER:
    What will I be doing?

    – Performing in our exclusive FunStar Cast productions.

    – Assisting, organising or delivering daytime & evening events, including providing technical support.

    – Performing in our in-house Seaside Squad events either as a character skin or actor.

    – Assisting with meet & greet photoshoots (potentially in character skin).

    – Hosting late disco and karaoke events.

    – Assisting with any additional owners and charity events.

    – Any required rehearsals, photoshoots, video shoots or PR exercises.

     

    THEATRE COMPANY DANCER:
    What will I be doing?

    – Performing in our fast moving, high-quality theatrical productions.

    – Assisting, organising or delivering daytime & evening events, including providing technical support.

    – Performing in our in-house Seaside Squad events either as a character skin or actor.

    – Assisting with meet & greet photoshoots (potentially in character skin).

    – Assisting with any additional owners and charity events.

    – Any required rehearsals, photoshoots, video shoots or PR exercises.

    *This role excludes Cash Bingo, Late Night Disco and Karaoke.

    Haven Theatre Company applicants, are required to send a Performance CV, headshot and showreel/footage to havencasting@bourne-leisure.co.uk

  • MAIN STAGE PRESENTER - Apply here

    APPLY FOR MAIN STAGE PRESENTER HERE: APPLY

    What will I be doing?
    – Presenting the majority of our daytime & evening events.

    – Assisting, organising or delivering daytime & evening events, including providing technical support.

    – Performing in our in-house Seaside Squad events either as a character skin or actor.

    – Assisting with meet & greet photoshoots (potentially in character skin).

    – Hosting late disco and karaoke events.

    – Assisting with any additional owners and charity events.

    – Any required rehearsals, photoshoots, video shoots or PR exercises.

  • EVENTS HOST - Apply here

    APPLY FOR EVENTS HOST HERE: APPLY

    What will I be doing?
    – Assisting, organising or delivering daytime & evening events, including providing technical support.

    – Performing in our in-house Seaside Squad events either as a character skin or actor.

    – Assisting with meet & greet photoshoots (potentially in character skin).

    – Hosting late disco and karaoke events.

    – Assisting with any additional owners and charity events.

    – Any required rehearsals, photoshoots, video shoots or PR exercises.

  • ENTERTAINMENT MANAGER - Apply here

    APPLY FOR ENTERTAINMENT MANAGER HERE: APPLY

    Product:

    – Responsible for managing and delivering the diverse brand standard entertainment events and activities across multi-venues on and off stages across your designated holiday park.

    – Accountable for the quality of the entertainment delivery on park, monitoring product standard deliver by cast and implementing quality control processes.

    – Responsible for populating a entertainment schedule through internal systems and within brand guidelines.

    Operation:

    – Embrace our Breathe Of Fresh Air brand culture and training.

    – Ensuring high standard of care is delivered to both our holiday guest and holiday home owners.

    – Responsible for coaching, motivating and training team members to ensure an exceptional guest experience is delivered at all times.

    – Using internal systems to schedule rota’s and timesheet within company compliance guidelines.

    – Ensuring all team members are processed through payroll and within HMRC compliance.

    – Accountable for driving advocacy through entertainment on park.

    – Ensure backstage areas meet brand health and safety standards and are welcoming for both internal and visiting team.

    – Be an advocate for the company policies and culture and lead team members within these parameters.

    – Ensure all staged and non-staged events are fully risk assessed and with the brand guidelines.

    – Accountable for ensuring all team members present all paperwork necessary for right to work and DBS documents.

    Entertainment Support:

    – As part of the entertainment team you may be required to offer support to the central team with product creation, delivery, casting and training as required either on park or at other locations.

    – Be an ambassador and advocate our entertainment events, deliver modules and training when necessary.

    – Liasing with other on park heads of department to ensure excellent communication at all times.

    – Use initiative to maximise retail opportunities.