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    Question What did you have to do to prepare for working at wdw if you were a character?

    Just wondering Do you have to have a backround in acting, and/or dancing? When I'm in college i want to be fully prepared for this once in a lifetime opportuntiy!! (if i get accepted)
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    Re: What did you have to do to prepare for working at wdw if you were a character?

    I use wonder the same thing. I have watched the e-presentation like 6 times and read almost everything on the site and talked to cast members in the college program. They all said they you don't need a acting, and/or dancing background. I also cant wait to do the college program.
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    Re: What did you have to do to prepare for working at wdw if you were a character?

    Quote Originally Posted by Neeka7701 View Post
    Just wondering Do you have to have a backround in acting, and/or dancing? When I'm in college i want to be fully prepared for this once in a lifetime opportuntiy!! (if i get accepted)
    You don't need either. However, knowing dance can help a lot (especially if you're in one of the more common height ranges).
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    Re: What did you have to do to prepare for working at wdw if you were a character?

    i know this is a lil off subject.. but i was looking for info on their hairdressers.. i know they need them.. the spas, the barber shop, the BBB shops and stuff. their are alot of wigs and stuff.. i would like to know how many stylists they have on staff
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    Re: What did you have to do to prepare for working at wdw if you were a character?

    oh i wanna do the college program soooooo bad!!!!! good thing i have a backround in dance!!!
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    Re: What did you have to do to prepare for working at wdw if you were a character?

    Thank you everyone! I have a long backround in dance so I wasn't sure if I needed to act too! Thanks again!
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    Re: What did you have to do to prepare for working at wdw if you were a character?

    Haha yea no acting experience needed lol. Just need to be able to do some movement and have HIGH energy!!

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