Stage Managers and Stage Crew

We are currently recruiting for Backstage volunteers

Our Stage Managers and Stage Crew volunteer at weekends during the hours of 10am and 10pm and weekday evenings 6pm to 10pm.

Stage Managers - The Stage Manager looks after a show from initial get in through the performances, to the end of the show and clearing out the theatre.

Backstage Staff - There are several backstage roles including helping build and prepare the show as well as flying scenery.

Followspot Operators - Our followspot operators highlight cast performances from their position in the theatre roofspace

Volunteers should be 18 years of age or over, volunteer opportunities for people aged between the ages of 16 and 18 are available but the activities are limited to followspot operator.

No experience is needed as we will train and support you to ensure you are confident in carrying out all necessary activities. Whether you can donate one evening or a series of evenings in a week, the stage crew team work together to ensure the smooth running of all productions.

For more information email volunteer@jrtheatre.co.uk or call 01904 50 1935.