Theatre Usher Volunteer

(Halton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall)

Position ID: V-HVC0741 Last Full Update: 08 Aug 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsYou can apply online by completing volunteer application at
ContactHeather Beaumont, Volunteer Coordinator, Town of Halton Hills; Phone: 905-873-2601 ext 2282; Email:
DutiesUshers assist theatre patrons to their seats, provide information about upcoming shows, ensure that the patrons of the theatre are safe and help ensure that visitors have amazing experiences. 
- assisting audience members to their seats 
- ensuring the safety of the audience members at events, under the supervision of the Theatre staff 
- checking tickets at ticketed events 
- providing information to patrons about events at the theatre 
- maintaining the basic tidiness of the theatre seating area and lobby 
- assisting with Coat Check when needed
More Info
Benefits- opportunity to see theatre performances 
- hours to apply to the required 40 hours of community service in high school 
- confirmation of hours and reference letters upon completion of volunteer commitment 
- meet new people and develop relationships for potential job opportunities in the future
ClientsGeneral Public - Theatre Patrons
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Highschool students
Areas of InterestArts & Crafts ; Culture & Heritage ; Guide / Greeter ; Music & Performing Arts ; Recreation & Sports
Skills/ExperienceCreativity ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; - complete the mandatory first day orientation session  
- enthusiastic personality  
- curiosity  
- public speaking ability  
- positive energy  
- creative & critical thinker  
- resourceful  
- embrace change and challenge
Commitment LengthShifts take place during theatre performances, usually weekend day or evening or weekday evening. Average shifts run from one hour prior to show time until 30 minutes after the end of the show. To view upcoming shows, please visit
Interaction LevelLarge Group
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Evening 
Tuesday: Evening 
Wednesday: Evening 
Thursday: Evening 
Friday: Evening 
Saturday: Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible - wheelchair accessible
LocationHalton Hills Cultural Centre - John Elliott Theatre, 9 Church St in Downtown Georgetown
Number of PositionsGeorgetown: 6 individual(s) 
6 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Must attend a mandatory first day orientation
TransportationLimited public transportation.
CostThere is no fee.
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameHalton Hills. Recreation & Parks, Halton Hills Town Hall
Office Phone905-873-2601 ext 2275
Toll Free PhoneTown of Halton Hills 1-877-712-2205
Address & Map
Town Hall
1 Halton Hills Dr
Halton Hills, ON L7G 5G2
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