Volunteering at E. J. Thomas Hall


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


E. J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall198 Hill StreetAkron, OH 44304
Our friendly ushers waiting to greet concert patrons.


Would you like to join our volunteer usher program? Our volunteer ushers greet patrons at the door or assist them to their seats while helping to enhance the theatre experience. Ushers generously give of their time and talents to support and inspire performing arts at E. J. Thomas Hall. Duties include reading tickets, scanning tickets and directing patrons to their seats.

As a team member you see a variety of programs while assisting the public. Teams of sixteen commit to from September through June, from one to five times a month depending upon what events are scheduled at the Hall. These range from Broadway shows to Akron Symphony and Tuesday Musical concerts to University and high school graduations. Make Friends - Make Memories - Make a Difference. Visit us at volunteer.ejthomashall.com.


  • Ushering
  • Music Arts
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • From one to four evenings a month.
  • Be able to stand for 60 minute increments and climb steps. Friendly and outgoing.

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