Volunteer at The Center

Volunteer at The Center

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Current Volunteer Opportunties


Join the volunteer team as an usher and meet exciting people who share your passion for live theater, while giving back to the community.  A Center volunteer is an individual who chooses to give his or her time and talents as part of a team, with dedication, enthusiasm and flexibility.

Ushers are an important part of every performance. You’ll help welcome our audiences, make them feel at home and ensure that everything runs smoothly from lights up to curtains down.


  • Full time year-round resident
  • Commit to a regular (weekly) shift
  • Attend formal orientation training date as scheduled by the volunteer office
  • Comply with all standards and polices as provided in Volunteer Manual 
  • Ability to escort patrons to seats in all levels of the theater
  • Great attitude to serve as needed



Experience the theater like never before with hands-on learning and one-of-the-kind special events for students. Whether it’s volunteering at a show, learning the ins and outs of the business as an intern in our administrative offices, reviewing shows, helping build and paint sets or getting a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what it takes to work in a Professional theatre company, there is something for every student with an interest in the arts.

Get Involved! Become a Volunteer

The success of The Center for Art and Inspiration and our commitment to the community depends on volunteers from the surrounding areas who help create an outstanding experience for all patrons. Whether you are a high school or college student, working adult or retiree, we have opportunities for you to enrich your life and the lives of others, meet people with similar interests, help fulfill the Center’s mission while having fun!


To get involved,

please call the box office at 828-697-8547

or email us at info@thecenterai.com

Thank You!