Volunteers are an important aspect of the Downey Civic Theatre. Special events, rentals and in-house productions are all a part of the volunteer experience. There are many opportunities to help the Theatre with a variety of events and times All volunteers are required to complete a volunteer application. Each application will be reviewed. The Volunteer Coordinator will be in contact with each applicant. Volunteers are asked to participate in a volunteer Orientation and Training session.
What Do Theatre Volunteers Do?
Carry out all Downey Civic Theatre policies
Hand out programs and other printed materials
Usher patrons to their correct seats
Prevent food and drinks from being taken into the auditorium. Bottled water is the only exception.
Be alert for any disturbance or emergency
Direct patrons to restrooms
Perform a light clean up after the show
Set examples of good theatre etiquette
Enjoy the benefits of teamwork
Take the extra step to provide excellent customer service
Assist as needed with special events
Demonstrate a willingness to learn all aspects of your position
Follow instructions from the House and Theatre Managers
Remember! You are here to serve our patrons needs. If you want to watch a particular performance, you should buy a ticket to ensure you enjoy the entire performance.