The Dinner Detective - Comedy Actors

Theatre Auditions for Comedy Actors

Are you interested in comedy? Do you have what it takes to be a apart of an improv show like Saturday Night Live? There is an audition for you! The Dinner Detective has put out a 2017 casting call for actors! Casting directors are on the search for comedic men and women ages 20 and older. While this live show has locations around the United States, this is for Boston, Massachusetts. Auditions are being held on Saturday, October 15th. If you can’t make the theatre casting call, you still have a chance to apply! This is a rewarding acting job and will give you the chance to entertain hundreds of people! Actors who are chosen will be paid. Check out the info below.

About the Murder Mystery Company

We are an interactive murder mystery dinner show set in modern day with no costumes required. This is a paid position, and you will get tips in addition to your base pay. No campy dialogue. This is an improv based show, with locations all across the US. Time commitment for regular shows is 4-6 hours including a pre-show rehearsal. No weekly rehearsals required, you rehearse immediately before the show only when you are scheduled to work. Roles rotate depending on actor availability collected & scheduled on a 1 month basis.

What They Are Looking For

Comedic actors (20+), performers and improvisers that are comfortable interacting with audience members in semi-scripted situations. Our shows are set in a modern-day environment, and for the most part, you will be expected to blend in with the audience.

We are also looking for talented and organized hosts to run the show, manage props, and deliver speeches to the crowd.

How to Apply

Half- hour slots will be scheduled for 11, 11:30, 12, and 12:30. Please send an email to with all slots you can make as well as a headshot and an acting resume. You will not need to bring or prepare anything else. We’ll mostly be playing improv games and talking as a group.

If you cannot attend these auditions, please send an email to and let us know.
We will reach out next time we are hiring.

Auditions are Sunday, October 15th, 2017 from 11am-1pm
Auditions will be held at Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill in the Metropolitan Room
30 Washington St, Somerville, MA 02143

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  1. Iris

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