Help Out at Oyster Mill Playhouse

Oyster Mill Playhouse is a non-profit community theatre that is managed entirely by volunteers. Our volunteers come from diverse backgrounds and a wide range of ages from all walks of life. Volunteers are always needed, whether on stage, backstage, in the box office, or behind the scenes. Volunteer opportunities are open to everyone, and prior experience is not required.

If you are interested in theatre or are looking for something fun, creative, challenging, and rewarding, we invite you to volunteer at Oyster Mill Playhouse.

If you also like to learn about membership with Oyster Mill Playhouse, click the following link.

We need volunteers to:

  • Audition for a role in a play or musical
  • Serve as director, musical director, or choreographer for a production
  • Play an instrument for our musicals
  • Assist with scene and costume changes backstage
  • Design scenery, stage lighting plots, costumes, and sound effects
  • Construct and paint scenery, hang stage lights, and build costumes
  • Run the Box Office, sell program ads, and raise funds
  • Serve on the board of directors or serve on a committee
  • Manage the house and usher for a performance
  • Edit and publish our newsletter and programs
  • Prepare press releases and advertising copy
  • Maintain the playhouse, grounds, and theater equipment

How to Volunteer at Oyster Mill Playhouse

  • Contact us to request additional information
  • Sign up to usher during a performance
  • Stop by the theater during Box Office hours
  • Call 717-737-6768 and leave a message