At Uptown Players, we believe in the power of community and the magic of live theater. We are grateful for the generosity of individuals like you who are willing to donate their time and talents to help us create unforgettable experiences for our audiences. By volunteering as an usher, you become an integral part of our team, contributing to the success of our productions and ensuring that every visitor has a fantastic time.
Why Volunteer with Uptown Players?
Be a part of something extraordinary: As a volunteer at Uptown Players, you join a vibrant community of theater enthusiasts, artists, and dedicated professionals who share a passion for the performing arts. You'll have the opportunity to engage with like-minded individuals, forge new friendships, and build lasting connections.
Give back to the community: By volunteering your time, you directly contribute to the cultural enrichment of our community. Your efforts help us bring exceptional theater productions to a diverse audience, fostering inclusivity and promoting the arts as a transformative force.
Volunteer Roles and Responsibilities:
Usher: As an usher, you play a crucial role in creating a welcoming and enjoyable atmosphere for our patrons. Your responsibilities include assisting with seating, distributing programs, answering guest inquiries, and ensuring the safety and comfort of all attendees and help with picking up after each production.
Special Event Volunteers: Volunteers are also needed throughout the year for auditions and for special events, including Black Tie Dinner, Dallas Pride, and Broadway Our Way.
Complimentary ticket(s): For every production you sign up to usher, you'll receive an invitation for you to enjoy the preview performance of that production at no cost and bring up to -2- guests for just $10 each, allowing you to experience the magic of Uptown Players for yourself.
At the end of each mainstage production, all ushers are entered into a drawing for a $20 Amazon Gift Card.
How to Get Involved:
Volunteers may also join our Uptown Players Guild and receive a name badge for a $35 one-time membership fee. Guild members get priority access to special event volunteer shifts. To join our guild, please contact Greg Robertson at firstname.lastname@example.org to order your name badge and pay the membership fee.
How to Get Involved: Simply sign up below and we will get you enrolled in our volunteer program!