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ORGANIZATION: Downey Theatre

  • 244 people are interested

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
  • Take tickets
  • 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.
Downey Theatre Volunteer Instagram Page: @downeytheatrevolunteers

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About Downey Theatre


8435 Firestone Boulevard, Downey, CA 90241, US

Mission Statement

The Downey Theatre strives to bring the best entertainment and enhance the cultural and economic growth within its community.


The Downey Theatre is a 738 seat venue located in the heart of Downtown Downey. With around 200 dates of events booked per year - with genres consisting of everything from dance recitals to rock concerts - the Downey Theatre brings first class entertainment in a classic and intimate theatrical setting.

Downey Theatre Volunteer Instagram Page: @downeytheatrevolunteers


Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture, Community


Thu May 12, 2022 - Wed Aug 10, 2022


8435 Firestone BoulevardDowney, CA 90241



  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Theater Arts
  • Problem Solving
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Ushering


  • Kids
  • Teens


  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • Summer (Weekends, some Weekdays)
  • Orientation & Training

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