Opportunities in April

All volunteers at Theatre Memphis receive complimentary tickets. 

If you are interested, please email Amy Salerno Hale with the volunteer position and times you are available for given day(s). Volunteers must be available for a minimum of two hours per day of service for the following opportunities:

Scenery Construction.....

Volunteers age 15+ welcome.  Please wear clothes you feel comfortable getting dirty and paint splattered.  Wear sturdy, closed toed, closed heeled shoes.  Volunteers for all projects are required to:
         - Follow directions well.
         - Work independently at times.
         - Not mind getting dirty.

August: Osage County - Scenery Painting
Wed 4/18 - Fri 4/19

10 AM – 5 PM (lunch break Noon – 1 PM)

The Scenery and Props Department needs volunteers to help base paint the set.  Very basic painting skills required, like wall painting.

 

Lighting Assistants.....

Volunteers age 15+ welcome. (12+ for set walking when accompanied by a set walking adult.)  Please wear clothes you feel comfortable getting dirty.  Wear sturdy, closed toed, closed heeled shoes.  Volunteers for all projects are required to:
         - Follow directions well.
         - Work independently at times.
         - Not mind getting dirty.

42nd Street Light Hang & Focus
Mon 5/14 - Fri 5/18
10 AM - Noon, 1 - 5 PM

Two to five volunteers at a time will assist the light designer with hanging & focusing instruments. Some of the work happens on the catwalks, above the house, so requires volunteers to be comfortable with heights. – If you would prefer not to help with assignments that require working at a height, please specify in your email.

42nd Street Set Walking
TBA

Four to five walkers will be needed for a light cue preview.  Set walkers sit, stand, and walk the set in the same areas as the actors while the director and designers view lighting cue for the show.  Please wear any other color but white or black or neon.  You may also want to bring something quiet (like a book) to occupy yourself during the downtime.

 

Restroom Painting.....

We need volunteers to do some wall painting in two  small restrooms.Volunteers age 18+ welcome.  Please wear clothes you feel comfortable getting dirty and paint splattered.  Wear sturdy, closed toed, closed heeled shoes.  Volunteers for all projects are required to:
         - Follow directions well.
         - Work independently.
Any day this week (Wed 4/18- Fri 4/20)
Need a minimum of 2 volunteers at one time, for 2 hours:
10 AM - Noon, 1 - 5 PM

 

There are also ongoing volunteer needs with:
Scenery/Props Shop
Costume Shop
Lighting Department
Backstage Crew
Ushering