Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Rochester Civic Theatre. Please read volunteer descriptions below, and contact us with your interested field via email

Click here to review the Volunteer Manual.

Click here for Volunteer Job Descriptions.



Task: Hand out programs, check tickets, guide patrons to seats, assist patrons during a performance, sell concessions, manage coat check.

Hours: 3-4 hours (Depends on the length of shows.)

When: Show nights.



Stage Crew

Task: Set up and move scenery, sweep set, operate follow spot, sound/light board, and fly system, strike show, help with costume changes.

Hours: 3-4 hours (Depends on the length of show.)

When: Show nights



Set Construction

Task: Help build scenery, paint scenery (both general and artistic,) construct props (crafts work,) props gathering, organize scene shop.

Hours: Variable

When: We are currently building the set for Mary Poppins.
If you are available during the following time frames, email Janet (Tech Director,) or call her at 507-282-8481 extension 215 and let her know when you can come, so that she can have a project ready for you to work on.  
Volunteers should plan a minimum of 2 hours for volunteering.  Wear or bring along clothes and shoes that can get paint on them.





Task: Rehearse and perform in a play/musical. (All actors will be chosen at open auditions)

Hours: Variable

When: Typically M-F 7-10PM for 4-6 weeks for rehearsals. Then 2-4 weeks of Thurs-Sun shows.
(Must be able to participate in all rehearsals and performances.)

Click here to see the audition information at the Civic Theatre.



Youth Troupe Performer

Task: Rehearse and perform in community-outreach troupes.

Click here for more info of the Civic Theatre performing troupes.

Hours: Variable

When: Variable


Contact us with any questions.