Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a volunteer with The Phoenix Theatre Company. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.


Name and address


Demographic Information

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers and to decipher between our student and adult volunteer programs.


Availability

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.


Email Preferences

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.


Emergency Contact

Please provide an emergency contact.


References, Experience and Skills

Please provide information on your previous volunteer experience, skills that benefit volunteering at The Phoenix Theatre and references of your volunteer work.


Volunteer Usher Contract and Agreement

I agree to:

• Make a commitment to serve as usher for the current season
• Use the Volgistics Volunteer Management program
• Be fluent in all show descriptions in the season
• Be familiar with special campus events and promotions
• Arrive on time, one hour and fifteen minutes prior to performance time
• Be able to lift 15 lbs and stand for extended periods of time (up to 2 hours)
• Stand during the shows, should they be sold out
• Adhere to proper dress code; Ushers are required to purchase logoed polos from Phoenix Theatre. Cost of shirts this season is $20.00.
• Bring a small flashlight and a pen with me for every shift as part of my uniform
• Assist with stuffing inserts in programs pre-show and cleaning the theatre after the show
• Memorize seating assignments in all theatres and understand best practices for handicap patrons
• Should I desire to be assigned Ticket Scanning duties, I will be certified & trained.
• Read tickets accurately to correctly seat patrons
• Be prepared to work any position assigned, and adapt to new assignments that may develop over the course of the season.
• Understand all emergency procedures and directions, and be able to guide patrons out of the building in an emergency situation.
• Follow all directions as provided by the House Manager and Front of House Services Manager
• Stay subscribed to all Phoenix Theatre emails to stay up to date on all information
• Come ready to go with a positive attitude