Volunteering opportunities at Iris Theatre

Marketing Assistant

May - September 2017

Iris Theatre is looking for a passionate individual who would like to be part of the busy company office as MARKETING ASSISTANT for our upcoming summer productions of Macbeth and Hansel & Gretel. This is an exciting, voluntary role, offering the successful candidate strong experience in arts marketing to further their career as a theatre professional.

More info here: Assistant Marketing

Deadline for applications: 2nd May 2017, 5pm to be sent to marketing@iristheatre.com.

2nd May, 5pm

Set Construction & Scenic Art Placement

We are looking for design or carpentry students / enthusiasts who are keen to gain more practical experience in set construction and scenic art to join the Set Design and Set Construction team for our Summer Repertory Season 2017 as they create and deliver the scenic designs for our summer production of Hansel & Gretel, directed by Amy Draper.

More info here: Set Placement Hansel&Gretel Iris Theatre

Deadline for applications: 5th May 2017, 5pm to be sent to summer@iristheatre.com.

5th May, 5pm

Costume Assistants

We are looking for a team of Costume Makers and Dressers​, with some experience in a theatre

environment and costume making to help out with our summer shows of Macbeth ​and Hansel&Gretel​.

This opportunity is very flexible and we can provide tailored opportunities to get involved which fit around your other commitments. This is a great opportunity to practice and hone existing costume design, making and dressing skills, learn new ones and work within a warm, friendly environment towards a large production.

The Dates

The dates can be flexible to be fitted around other commitments and will be dependent on the need of each costume designer, who will be your main point of contact and mentor.

Rehearsals / Making process: 22nd May to 16th June 2017
Run: 21 June to 29 July 2017

Hansel & Gretel
Rehearsals / Making process: 3rd July  to 28th July 2017
Run: 3rd August to 3rd September 2017

Applications (CV) to be sent to summer@iristheatre.com.

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.