Volunteer Usher

Website Curious Theatre Company

Are you looking for something meaningful to do in your community? Or do you love the theatre and want to be a part of all the fun? Curious Theatre invites you to be a volunteer usher! Creating memorable experiences for our patrons and participants is more than just the performance on stage – every interaction and conversation they share with you is part of that experience.

Ushers join us before the performance begins to: prep, distribute programs, assist guests to their seats, and answer questions. We encourage friends, family, and colleagues to volunteer together.

Benefits of Ushering

  • Get a sneak peek behind the curtain and be invited to the final dress rehearsal.
  • Enjoy performances during scheduled shifts.
  • Receive one free ticket for every shift you volunteer for.
  • Special Volunteer events, insider news about the Curious Theatre Company, and more!

Volunteer Usher Responsibilities

  • Commit to two shifts every show throughout the season.
  • Commit to staying for one full performance, one shift every show throughout the season to assist the House Manager with show duties during and after the performance.
  • Arrive 60+ minutes before a performance to assist with pre-show preparation.
  • Interact with and proactively approach patrons.
  • Assist the Operations & Patron Services Manager with various duties, including emergencies.
  • Utilize email and the volunteer website to manage schedules*

* Please note: All communication is done via email. Familiarity with and access to a computer to manage schedules is essential. A direct phone number is also required in case of schedule changes or cancellations.


  • 18 years of age or older
  • Stand for at least one hour, navigate stairs, and lift a box of programs.
  • Read tickets.
  • Exceptional customer service skills with a proactive, patron-centered approach.
  • A positive, can-do attitude that is friendly, courteous, professional, and
  • A love of the performing arts!

To apply for this job please visit www.signupgenius.com.