Playhouse on Park depends greatly on the kindness and generousity of so many people willing to donate their time and talent to support the theatre. There are so many ways you can help! Please review the list below and let us know what interests YOU! Thank you. View our Volunteer Info and Form - fill out and send in, call or email!
WRITERS WANTED - looking for a handful of creative writers interested in contributing to the Playhouse on Park Blog. Contact Amanda Pawlik if interested: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to volunteer in the office on a weekly basis, please contact info@PlayhouseOnPark.org or call 860-523-5900 ext 10. We need volunteers to assist with box office and administrative duties. Due to the complexity of the box office, it is best if you volunteer on a regular basis.
Also looking for a person with any type of accounting/finance background to volunteer 8 hours per week in the Playhouse Office. Interested persons should contact Tracy Flater at email@example.com or 860-523-5900 ext 12. Interested persons must be willing to multi-task and cover box office when needed. Administrative focus will be on accounting and bookkeeping tasks.
Interested in being added to our usher list? Ushers are needed to volunteer approximately once per month (or once per production). Please contact Claire Zick, Playhouse on Park's usher coordinator, to volunteer as an usher firstname.lastname@example.org
Behind the Scenes Help
Whatever your talent…we need you! Interested in cleaning the Playhouse, painting, sewing, building, and other skill you can share? Contact us right away! info@PlayhouseOnPark.org or 860-523-5900 ext 10 It's fun, it's rewarding and you are very much needed!
Interested in helping to spread the word about Playhouse on Park? Please join our marketing committee. The marketing committee focuses on finding creative ways to promote the Playhouse. We currently have a need for more volunteers for various sub-committees including: corporate communications, library connections, senior relations, PoP Promotions Team: a group that represents the Playhouse at booths/tables at public off-site events, group sales and so much more! If you are interested in joining us, simply attend a meeting or contact us at info@PlayhouseOnPark.org or 860-523-5900 ext 10 for more information. All meetings take place at Playhouse on Park on the second Tuesday of the month, from 6pm - 7pm. The 2014-15 meeting schedule is as follows:
September 9th, October 14th, November 11th, December 9th, January 13th, February 10th, March 10th, April 14th, May 12th, June 9th and July 14th
The Mayors Charity Ball / Fundraising Events and Activities Committee
These two committees are merging at least for the upcoming 2014/15 year. The Playhouse is the sole recipient of the Mayor's Charity Ball in 2015, therefore is required to run the event. If you are Interested in helping find creative ways to raise money for Playhouse on Park and/or being on the core committee for the Ball, please join us on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 5pm - 6:30pm at Playhouse on Park.
If you are not interested in being on the core planning committee, please consider a Mayor's Charity Ball subcommittee. Sub-committees include: the auction committee, sponsorship/program ad committee, decorating, night of volunteers, and more. If you are interested in joining us, simply attend a meeting or contact us at info@PlayhouseOnPark.org or 860-523-5900 ext 10 for more information. The Mayor's Charity Ball is scheduled for Saturday, May 9, 2015.
Meeting schedule is Sept 24, Oct 22, Nov 26, Dec 24, Jan 28, Feb 25, March 25, April 22, May 27, June 24
Scene Shop Task Force
We need lots of help getting our scene shop in order, creating a "needs list", and soliciting tools and other needed items. Please contact the Playhouse if you are willing to help. info@PlayhouseOnPark.org or 860-523-5900 ext 10 We really need help!
Host Homes Needed!
Become a Playhouse on Park host! The Playhouse frequently needs to house actors for 6 week periods. Some actors require private apartments, others simply a private bedroom and access to a bathroom and kitchen. Host once per year, or more frequently - YOUR choice. Just let us know you are interested, and we will add you to our lists. We will keep you posted of our needs, and you pick and choose when you want to and/or can say yes. To volunteer or to learn more contact info@PlayhouseOnPark.org or call 860-523-5900 ext 10. Our hosts have found this a very enriching experience. Learn more!
If you're on Facebook, join the group Playhouse on Park to be notified of volunteer opportunities via email. Or, contact info@PlayhouseOnPark.org to let us know you're interested in helping out. More info coming on ways to volunteer. Also, check out our Internship program or our Auditions page.