How to do a Disney Channel Audition

If you are looking for advice on how to do that audition for Disney and get picked… check out the audition for Disney from Selena Gomez, when she was very young.

Selena is such a talented girl. The audition video below proves it!

Every year, Disney Channel and Disney XD hold open auditions in one US city. The event only comes once a year and last year it was held in Los Angeles. The Disney auditions are open to all kids and all you have to do is attend to get your shot at Disney stardom. If you want to see an example, here is the video of one of Selen’s auditions.

Selena began acting at a very young age and when she was 7, she got a role on Barney. She did some commercials and other projects. She later landed some small roles on the hit Disney shows The Suite Life of Zack and Cody and Hannah Montana. Her guest spots certainly didn’t go unnoticed, she landed a recurring role on Hannah Montana. She auditioned for other roles and did a few pilots. Eventually she auditioned for “The Wizards of Waverly Place” and landed the role. The show went 4 seasons, made her a household name and also had 2 movies made. With “Wizards”, Selena found mainstream success. The show became a huge Disney hit and won quite a few awards.

Selena's Disney Channel audition

Selena recorded a song for one of her shows called “Everything is Not What It Seems” and then wanted to focus on her music career. Gomez began working on her debut solo studio album and her single “Come & Get It” became a hit for her. The song became a top 10 hit and her album, Stars Dance, was released on July 23, 2013. The album was in Billboard’s top 200. She has also done some acting in recent years. She has voiced some film characters and she came back to Disney for the Disney channel special “The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex” that year. Now she is focusing on both her acting and music career.

For kids and teens who want to follow in her foot steps, your chance is coming up soon. Every summer Disney holds and open casting call for new talent which means the auditions will be coming up very soon. The castings are held in different cities every year and the city they are held in is announced a few weeks before. The events draw thousands of hopefuls and every kid / teen gets a minute to perform a short script in front of Disney casting directors. Stay tuned for information about the 2015 Disney Channel auditions.


6 thoughts on “How to do a Disney Channel Audition

  1. Avah

    I am an acro artist, a competitive dancer, I love to sing and act. Find me on Instagram ELASTIC.AVAH

  2. Joey Rading Pierce

    I would love to become an actor on Disney Channel. You really don’t know how long I have been searching around for an awesome chance like this, also my grades are awesome. I can sing, dance and I’m very good at remembering my lines. I won’t let you down. Please let me appear on a Disney Channel shows, its my dream.
    Thank you so much for an opportunity like this.

  3. Demond Franklin

    You have my permission to do any thing you want. I can sing dance and act.

  4. Demond Franklin

    I Would love to play in a Disney show. I love Disney channel, it’s my favorite thing to watch But I just want to audition thing to show what I’m worth, thanks.

  5. Jaime

    Hi my name is Jaime I have a beautiful little girl Giuliana, she’s 11 months and very smart for her age. Every time we’re out, there is always having somebody come up to us telling us she should be in gerber – my daughter is Italian, she’s a people pleaser, she loves to dance and has a wonderful personalty.

  6. sean groves

    I would love to come on Disney, its my dream, but I cant because I live in Jamaica and I did go to America already. I went to new York, but I only come once a year in the summer and I would love to become an actor on disney.

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