Join Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre as a Volunteer!

Volunteers are an important aspect of Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre. Season shows, special events, and community productions are all a part of the volunteer experience. There are many opportunities to help the Theatre with a variety of events and times! All ages are welcome to participate in our volunteer program.

Volunteers are required to fill out the Volunteer Application and will be contacted to participate in one training session. Various training sessions will be held throughout the year and is required before participation can begin. All volunteers are considered a City of Vacaville volunteer.

Physical Requirements

Standing for long periods of time (up to 4 hours)
Bending over to pick items up off the floor

What Do Theatre Volunteers Do?

Carry out all Theatre policies
Take tickets
Hand out programs and other printed materials
Usher patrons to their correct seats
Prevent food and drinks from being taken into the auditorium. Bottled water is the only exception.
Be alert for any disturbance or emergency
Direct patrons to restrooms and telephones
Perform a light clean up after the show
Set examples of good theatre etiquette
Enjoy the benefits of teamwork
Take the extra step to provide excellent customer service
Assist as needed with special events
Demonstrate a willingness to learn all aspects of your position
Follow instructions from the House and Theatre Managers
Remember, you are here to serve our patrons needs. If you want to watch a particular performance, you should buy a ticket to ensure you enjoy the entire performance.

Please make sure you read over these requirements. If you are able to manage these requirements, we welcome your assistance! Our volunteers’ contribution of time and energy is an important aspect in the operations of Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre and help provide our patrons with a positive theatre experience.

Ready to volunteer? Email volunteer@vpat.net or stop by the Box Office to receive an application.