Nauvoo Accepting Applications for Performing Missionaries

  • 27 September 2013

Young performing stage missionaries sing, dance, act, and entertain in numerous daily shows and performances, as well as dance in the Nauvoo Pageant.  Photos courtesy of the Illinois Nauvoo Mission.

The Missionary Department is currently accepting applications for the 2014 Young Performing Missionary program. Those selected will receive a call to serve as young performing missionaries (YPMs) for the 2014 summer season, May 2 through August 12, 2014, in Nauvoo, Illinois.

Applicants must be high school graduates, at least 18 years of age, and no older than 25 years old.

Applications are being accepted for the following roles:

Young performing stage missionary—Sings, dances, acts, and entertains in numerous daily shows and performances and dances in the Nauvoo Pageant.

Young performing technical missionary—Provides tech support for audio, lighting, and stage management for the shows and performances in Nauvoo.

Young performing band missionary—Participates in the 16-member Nauvoo Brass Band with daily performances and concerts and serves as a guide in the Nauvoo historic sites

Applications will be accepted through November 30, 2013. Finalists will be invited to a full-day call-back audition in January.  For more information and answers to frequently asked questions and to download the application packet, visit