Pontiac MI

Do your blood curdling screams wake the dead?

Think you have what it takes to scare with the best and work inside one of the most horrifying and largest haunted houses in the country?

Erebus Haunted Attraction, the world renowned haunted empire, located in downtown Pontiac, is kicking off its 19th season by hosting an open casting call to find and hire 250 of the area’s scariest people.

Chosen actors will be sent to the new Erebus Boo School to be taught how to frighten, horrify and scare. They will then be paid to scare people this upcoming season at Erebus Haunted Attraction.



Thursday Aug. 16, 6pm-9pm

Friday Aug. 17, 6pm-9pm

Saturday Aug. 18, 10am-3pm 


PLEASE NOTE: Auditions will be held at the Erebus Escape Room Complex located at 34 Oakland Avenue in Pontiac, Michigan.

While it is not a requirement to dress up in your scariest garb for the audition, it is absolutely encouraged. To audition and apply, you must:

  •  Be at least 18 years old to apply and have valid state ID
  •  Have reliable transportation
  •  Be willing and able to stand for long periods of time
  •  Some jobs require more strength than others
  •  You pick the days you want to work
  •  Costumes and make-up not required, but encouraged

For more information about Erebus Haunted Attraction or its open auditions, please visit www.HauntedPontiac.com, call 248-332-7884, and like us on Facebook.

Erebus Haunted Attraction, previous Guinness Book of World Records holder for the largest walk-through Haunted Attraction, opens its doors for the 2018 season (its 19th year) on September 21st and 22nd and September 28th and 29th, 2018. October dates are October 4–7; October 11–14; October 17–31 and will be open through November 2nd and 3rd. Erebus Haunted Attraction is located at 18 South Perry Street in Pontiac.


About Erebus Haunted Attraction:

Erebus 4-Story Haunted Attraction consistently ranks as one of the world’s scariest haunts. As Michigan’s largest haunted attraction and former holder of the Guinness World Record for largest walk-through haunted house from 2005 through 2009, owners Edward and James Terebus have spent three and a half decades plotting terror that assaults all five of your mortal senses.

Opened in 2000, Ed and Jim Terebus have built Erebus into an empire of fear in downtown Pontiac. Named after the Greek god of primordial darkness, Erebus is a four-story playground for your mind. With a staff working year-round, Erebus Haunted Attraction’s engineers create and design terrifying thrills to agitate all five of your mortal senses.