Professional Theatre For Maine

As a not-for-profit organization, The Public Theatre employs an artistic and administrative staff that depends on the support of a core of volunteers. Volunteer opportunities for you:

The Public Theatre Volunteers 2014-15

Our 2014-15 Volunteer Appreciation Gathering

Work on a Show

Hanging Posters

The Public Theatre has several established poster routes available throughout central Maine. Volunteers receive a predetermined number of complimentary tickets for each poster route. more>>

Ushering & Concessions

Ushering and concessions are performed by organized volunteer teams. You can join a regular team, or offer your assistance as a "fill in" team member. Team participants get to see that show's performance for free.

Backstage Crew

The run of a show is approximately a 2 week commitment. You are required to be at all dress rehearsals and performances.

Join a Committee

Bulk Mailing Committee

A mailing committee meets several times each season to mail out postcards for each production. Mailings generally happen during the daytime and take about a 2-3 hour block of time.

Silent Auction Committee

The Silent Auction is a major fund-raising event each spring. The solicitation, item pick-up and set up of the auction are a few of the tasks this committee performs.

Education Committee

This committee discusses TPT's educational programming and explores ways of raising awareness of the Student Matinee Program.

Individual Fundraising Committee

This committee explores ways to grow the individual financial support from individuals as well as brainstorming fundraising ideas.

Or simply call us and tell us what you're good at, and we'll try to find a place we can use your skills.

You can read more on our Volunteer Information Sheet. Let us know a little about your interests, and send it to us.

Fill out the Volunteer Information Sheet

If you need more information, please call 782-2211 or e-mail:
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