ROCKET CITY TRASH PANDA MASCOT TRYOUT INFORMATION
Registration and Requirements:
The Rocket City Trash Panda and other sponsored mascots, you will participate as an in-game performer for all Rocket City Trash Panda home games. In addition, you will be required to attend appearance requests throughout the entire year.
Who We are Looking for:
The ideal candidate will be physically fit and able to sustain energy throughout a The Rocket City Trash Pandas game.
- Must be 18 or older with reliable transportation.
At least 5”4 - 5’6 is max height with a lean, to medium build to fit into the costume.
- You must be a highly skilled performer with a great ability to improvise and animate.
- Previous experience as an animator, character, mascot or interactive entertainer is a plus. Seeking people in good physical condition with skills in dancing, tumbling, gymnastics or acrobatics.
- Must be good with children and be an outgoing people person.
- Position requires five months of 70 home games to attend, from April through August. You will have a preset schedule of game dates and times.
- Most games are in the evening and dates will include weekends. Please note our mascot performs outside in summer months and must take into consideration the likelihood for high temperatures.
- Additional appearance requests will be all calendar year.
- Compensation is on a per game basis and will be paid bi-weekly.
- The Rocket City Trash Panda will be a North Alabama staple.
- If you think you can captivate an audience, and uphold the standards of Minor League Baseball, then we invite you to apply.
Requirements to be submitted:
- You will be required to submit a 30 second to minute long video (performance/sketch).
- This performance is at the discretion of the performer and must be appropriate for a family audience.
- We suggest you incorporate skits, your dancing abilities, any stunts and how you would interact with fans of any age.
- Include a little about yourself and why you should be the iconic Rocket City Trash Panda
Applicants and performers must be 18 years of age by audition date with reliable transportation and means for communication.