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Volunteer Opportunities

Burlington Performing Arts Centre

 

BPAC Main Stage

Ambassador

As an Ambassador you are the face of the Theatre, welcoming and assisting patrons as they enter and exit the Theatre.

Core Responsibilities:

  • to meet, welcome and direct patrons with a friendly smile
  • to answer any questions and promote The Centre’s programming and events
  • to support fellow volunteers when needed
  • to follow emergency and fire procedures (training provided)
  • to deliver a first-rate experience to all


Ticket Collector

As a Ticket Collector you oversee audience entrance, monitoring and gathering patron’s tickets as they make their way into the theatre to find their seats.

Core Responsibilities:

  • to warmly greet and collect performance tickets (assisting and directing latecomers)
  • to count and present ticket stubs to Manager at night’s end
  • to offer direction and distribute programs
  • to support fellow coat check volunteers during intermission and after performance
  • to follow emergency and fire procedures (training provided)
  • to provide service excellence

Usher

As an Usher you are an audience aid, working with the ticket collector to support and help patrons find their seats.

Core Responsibilities:

  • to supply “red carpet” treatment while directing and guiding patrons to their seats
  • to assist anyone whom requires assistance or special seating arrangements
  • to respond to and handle house disturbances
  • to support fellow coat check volunteers during intermission and after performance
  • to aid with general tidying of theatre after performance
  • to follow emergency and fire procedures (training provided)

Coat Check Attendant

As a Coat Check Attendant you care for audience belongings, managing the careful storage and retrieval of personal effects.

Core Responsibilities:

  • to organize coat check setup
  • to provide service excellence to all incoming and departing patrons
  • to carefully store effects and supply patrons with matching ticket
  • to retrieve and return stored items
  • to place any non-claimed items in lost and found
  • to support fellow volunteers when needed
  • to follow emergency and fire procedures (training provided)

Merchandise Assistant

As a Merchandise Assistant you facilitate audience sales, administering the display and selling of artist’s materials.

Core Responsibilities:

  • to organize merchandise setup
  • to provide first-rate service to all patrons
  • to sell artist merchandise, processing monetary transactions
  • to track sales and inventory of artists materials
  • to support fellow volunteers when needed
  • to follow emergency and fire procedures (training provided)

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