Murder Mystery Dinner Show Paid Acting Job

Acting Casting Call – Boston, MA

Do you want to be an improv actor?  Are you looking for a way to get your foot in the door?  A fun new paid acting opportunity is looking for you!  The Dinner Detective is holding actor auditions for the year!  The interactive murder mystery dinner show is  looking for comedic actors, performers and improvisational types.  Acting auditions are being held in Boston, Massachusetts.  They are set to take place on Saturday, June 16th from 2:00 to 4:00pm. This is a fantastic chance to work on your acting skills, have a ton of fun and get paid while doing it!  View the 2018 theatre acting casting call information below!

About The Dinner Detective

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, 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 2, 2:30, 3, and 3:30. 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.

Boston, MA, Saturday, June 16th, 2018 • 2pm-4pm

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

Leave a Casting Response

3 Casting Responses

  1. kimberley

    my name is Kimberley and I am in the boston area. im 12 years old and I love to act but the only thing I cant do is cry but I can do murder what if a kid kept murdering one person every episode wait that probably doesn’t sound good but I can do a pycho face though looking forward to hear from u also im black

  2. Saudia L. McCray

    My name is Saudia L. McCray and I am a 28 year old bi-cultural female, who resides in Philadelphia, PA. I have been featured in plays in New York, New York and I have starred in several underground movies. I am extremely excited about the possibility to star in the Dinner Detective.

    I hope to hear from someone soon regarding this magnificent opportunity!


    Saudia L. McCray

  3. Felisha

    Hi, my name is Felisha and I am very interested in this job. I am currently not in any acting field right now but I am in the media industry, I have been told by multiple people I should take up acting because I am a natural. Please consider me for this role or any other roles you have. I promise you will not be disappointed.