Nickelodeon Universe is Hiring Performers

Mall of America/Nickelodeon Universe is holding auditions for performer positions. Primary duties include wearing a full body character costume and acting as a character escort. Occasional opportunities possible to emcee events, host games and dance.


  • Applicants must be between 4’11” and 5’9” with a slim/athletic frame (to fit in to full body costumes).
  • Must be at least 16 years old.
  • Weekend availability is required for this position.
  • Character work involves heavy costumes, heat and direct guest interaction. Physical fitness and friendly, enthusiastic and responsible demeanor are essential.


Go to, click 'Character Performer’ and fill out an application. After applying, Employment Services (952-883-8560) will contact you to set up an audition time. Auditions will be improv based, scheduled around your availability.



Contact information

Mall of America
Amelia English
Web site

Respond by
Tuesday, April 30
Posted January 17