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Asolo Repertory Theatre Volunteer Usher

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ORGANIZATION: ASOLO THEATER INC

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 38 people are interested
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Each season Asolo Repertory Theatre relies on the generosity of more than 400 volunteers to assist with performance ushering, audience services and behind-the-scenes support. Volunteer ushers hold a special place in the Asolo Rep family. They are vital to the patron’s experience. A volunteer Ushers' main duty is to ensure that the patron has an enjoyable experience.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Greet patrons with a smile and a welcoming comment.
  • Be courteous, tactful, outgoing and friendly.
  • Be an ambassador for the theatre both inside and outside of the workplace.
  • Treat patrons with respect and kindness.
  • Seat patrons quickly and accurately.
  • Offer programs to patrons.
  • Assist patrons with disabilities.
  • Understand the layout and seat numbering of the Mertz and Cook Theatres.
  • Understand evacuation procedures and location of emergency exits.
  • Must be able to move quickly and maintain composure in emergency situations.
  • Must listen and accurately answer questions in areas with background noise.
  • Must be able to read small print in low lighting.
  • Must be able to stand for an extended amount of time.

More opportunities with ASOLO THEATER INC

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About ASOLO THEATER INC

Location:

5555 N TAMIAMI TRL, SARASOTA, FL 34243, US

Mission Statement

OUR MISSION Engage and inspire audiences with extraordinary theatrical experiences created with vision, passion and artistry and enhanced by deeply integrated education and community engagement programs.

Description

Asolo Rep is a major force in Sarasota’s rich arts scene, whose quality and depth rivals some of the largest urban centers in the country. Asolo Rep is annually the creative home of more than 100 artists, technical craftsmen, and administrative staff. Its talented and accomplished resident acting company is complemented by top-flight, award-winning directors, designers, and guest artists who come to Sarasota from around the country and around the world.

Whether staging a new work or re-envisioning a classic, Asolo Rep creates theatre that consistently surprises, entertains, challenges and inspires its audiences by inviting them to take part in shared acts of imagination. With its ambitious theatrical offerings and ground-breaking education, outreach and audience development programming, Asolo Rep is more vibrant and its work more relevant than ever before. A theatre district in and of itself, Asolo Rep exists to present a diverse mix of theatrical work of the highest artistic standards and enthusiastically engage its audiences, continually ensuring its lasting legacy for future generations.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
LGBTQ+
Arts & Culture, Children & Youth, LGBTQ+

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

5555 N. Tamiami Trsarasota, FL 34243

(27.3833,-82.55838)
 

SKILLS

  • Theater Arts
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • All Volunteers are required to usher a minimum of twice per month
  • All volunteers must be able to stand for long periods of time and be able to navigate stairs unless a reasonable accommodation is requested. Ushers are required to wear a specific dress code

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