Volunteering opportunities at Iris Theatre

Production Assistants


We are looking for TWO Production Assistant volunteers to join our Hansel & Gretel backstage team.

 This will involve supporting the day-to-day BACKSTAGE work during the run of the shows: setting the spaces, handling props, set and costumes, assisting actors with quick scene changes, running sound…

What we offer ?

This is a great opportunity to practice and hone existing stage management skills, learn new ones and work within a warm friendly environment towards a set of common goals. You will also have the opportunity to see the making of a show, assist to some rehearsals with wonderful director Amy Draper and play an active part in our theatre.

Hansel and Gretel Rehearsals: 3 July to 28 July 2017 (you would be joining from 24 July or earlier if available)
Tech / Get in: 30 July to 3 August 2017
Run: 3 August  to 3 September 2017

Your availability can be flexible and discussed during an interview but a minimum availability of 4 shows/ week is best. 

To apply

To apply please send a CV or outline of past work/education and a short personal statement, including your availability over the summer to: Tanja Pagnuco, Producer, Iris Theatre : summer@iristheatre.com

Application deadline: 10am, Monday 17 July 2017

Interviews: Wednesday 19th July

Please insert Application – Production Assistant H&G as the subject.

Front of House Volunteers


There are regular opportunities for  Front of House volunteers to help out at our events or summer season shows.

If this sounds like something you would like to get involved with then drop us a line at summer@iristheatre.com; feel free to include a CV if you have one.