The Dinner Detective

The Dinner Detective is America’s LARGEST murder mystery dinner show, with over 70 locations nationwide! Our shows are set in the present day and take place in real time. We perform at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Madison, with possible private shows booked off site. This is an ongoing run. Most shows take place on Saturday nights. Rehearsal is from 4:00 - 5:45 PM, and the show is from 6:00 - 9:00 PM. Pre-show rehearsals are for that night’s cast only. You will not work every show; we can accommodate most schedules.

Produced by Dinner Detective Madison at Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Madison, 525 W Johnson St. Madison, WI

Performances: September 1, 2016 - December 31, 2025

Performance Times:
We perform at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Madison, with possible private shows booked off site. This is an ongoing run. Most shows take place on Saturday nights. Rehearsal is from 4:00 - 5:45 PM, and the show is from 6:00 - 9:00 PM. Pre-show rehearsals are for that night’s cast only. You will not work every show; we can accommodate most schedules.

Ticket Prices:

Call 866-496-0535 for reservations or more information.

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Auditions

Auditions will be held on the following days:

7/12/2019

Open Auditions! Paid Roles!

When: Friday, July 12, 2019 6:00 -8:00 PM

Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Madison: 525 W Johnson St. Madison, WI

Seeking actors 18+, for hire as company members. NOTE: You will NOT be waiting tables; you will be performing/posing as an audience member!

Show Details: The Dinner Detective is America’s LARGEST murder mystery dinner show, with over 70 locations nationwide! Our shows are set in the present day and take place in real time. We perform at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Madison, with possible private shows booked off site. This is an ongoing run. Most shows take place on Saturday nights. Rehearsal is from 4:00 - 5:45 PM, and the show is from 6:00 - 9:00 PM. Pre-show rehearsals are for that night’s cast only. You will not work every show; we can accommodate most schedules.

Casting Details: Roles are open to all actors, improvisers, and performers. You must be comfortable interacting with audience members in semi-scripted situations. You will be expected to blend in with the audience during the show. Actors receive compensation of $40 - $100 depending on role, and most actors also receive dinner and performer gratuity. Actors are scheduled according to their availability, collected each month.

Audition Details: Audition consists of improv games, performing scenes and exercises, and talking as a group. No need to prepare a monologue/scene in advance; audition is completely improvised. Those auditioning should be prepared to stay for 2 hours, but could be released earlier. No callbacks.

Submissions: Please submit headshot and resume via email to mds.info@thedinnerdetective.com
Please make subject line "DD-Madison Audition"