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Thread: Paid vrs vol actors?

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  1. Default Paid vrs vol actors? 
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Manitowoc Wisconsin www.nightmarefactoryhaunt.com
    Hi guys & ghouls,

    I am planning on running a haunt this year, and was wondering your thoughts on paying the actors or relying on vol. I will need 25-30 on staff each night and so that would mean a good chunck of change. Any thoughts pro or con on either?


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    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    Columbus, Ohio
    We had good luck with a split this year. We relied on the paid/experienced actors for the more involved roles while using volunteers as "victims".

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    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    Our "high profile" actors (25) are paid and we average about 20-30 volunteer groups a night who receive pay in the form of a donation theyearn $ for their non-profit org.
    Blood & Kisses,

    ~ Nicole

    Production Team Member
    The White Star Farm
    "Hey Baby, this blood's for you."

  4. Default The Best way is a blance 
    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    Having travelled all ove rthe world acting I have to say it s a balance of paid and volunteers actors that works best. Ultimately, its all about heart.

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