SCT Volunteers Needed
Volunteer Contact: Evelyn Callaway
Make new friends. There are plenty of friendly folks just waiting to meet you! By contributing your skills, talents and your very valuable time to your community’s Theatre, you will come to know a sense of fulfillment and accomplishment. “The show must go on!” and it does because of the important part that you play in the production! Like a very large family, we work together to develop your unique talents and to help you discover new ones!
Who can volunteer:
Retirees, working adults, college students, teens; in fact, entire families are all a part of our volunteer effort. SCT welcomes any responsible person with a few hours to give and an interest in bringing theatre to life.
How much time must I commit?
You pick the activities you want to do based on how much time you have. For Example:
-Set work is done on weekends or 7-9 some weeknights.
-Sewing costumes or archiving can be done at home on your own schedule.
-Stage Management, prop assistants will attend some rehearsals and be present at every performance
-Assistant Directors, directors, actors must attend all rehearsals and be at all performances.
Volunteers we need:
Committee Member/Board Member SCT has a vibrant Board of Directors and several committees who determine the direction of the organization, schedule appreciation events, fundraise, and a slew of other monumental tasks. If you have an interest in grant writing, fundraising, volunteer appreciation, marketing, or planning, there might just be a committee for you.
Put together, maintain lists of productions from 1966-present; keep scrapbook of programs, articles, etc.
Take cast members’ headshots for program, take photos during final dress rehearsal.
Audition Assistant -assist director with welcoming auditioners, distributing audition forms, data entry, photography
Production committee assistant
-ensure photographer takes head shots, collect cast bios, director’s notes, scene info
-collect audition forms from director, enter contact info for auditioners into database
-put out brochures, posters, postcards about upcoming performances
-Enter SCT events onto various calendars of events online
-Assist assembling mailings for season, special events
-Log results from audience survey cards
-Liaison to PR events (fundraisers, community events, festivals, etc )
-Maintaining membership signage at the theatre
-Sending out reminder cards for membership renewal
-Assistance in recruiting members
-Maintaining mailing list updates
Fundraising Committee Assistants
-Assist staffing fundraising events
-Maintaining donor/advertising signage at the theatre
-Send thank you notes/letters to donors
-Recruit volunteers for show performances
-Assist with running box office, concessions, ushers, greeters
Ensure concessions are stocked each week before performance
– assist directors with costuming (collecting, sewing)
– assist with building, painting, decorating sets
-assist with finding/building props, set pieces
assist with setting/running lights/sound for productions
-sending informational emails to email listings
-Quarterly newsletter production
Tending our plants, making our courtyard welcoming
SCT eagerly welcomes new and renewed faces. No experience is necessary, so if you have any interest in any area, please let us know and a volunteer committee member will contact you shortly, don't give up! Sometimes people "slip through the cracks" unintentionally, so if someone hasn't contacted you, please try again. Or contact Evelyn Callaway at 979-575-4637.
Come Play With Us!