We’re happy you are considering volunteering at Historic Dixon Theatre!  We function 100% on VOLUNTEERS, do not pay any employees and are a Not-For-Profit 501 c 3.  We do not receive any State or Government Funding, only private donations and revenue from rental fees & concession sales.  Thank you for your continued support of this amazing historic facility!

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please email us at


Our volunteers serve in various capacities.  Some of these are listed below:

 Take a look at some of the things our wonderful volunteers do to keep this great facility going…  

BEFORE EACH EVENT: emptying garbage, cleaning toilets, wiping down sinks, sweeping and mopping all floors, filling paper towel, toilet paper and soap dispensers, setting up concessions, washing windows and mirrors, dusting with a dry duster, mopping the stage, cleaning dressing rooms.

DURING THE EVENT: Work the concession stand, scanning tickets, stamping hands, checking ID’s, selling tickets, selling raffle tickets, watching exits/security during alcohol sales, ushering during assigned seating events.

AFTER EACH EVENT: Empty all garbage, put away concessions, walk through auditorium and clean up, clean up obvious spills anywhere in theatre.

OCCASIONALLY: Touch up painting, spring cleaning, decorating for Holidays, change marquee, paint stage.

TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE: If you have any technical theatre experience such as lights, sound or any experience working backstage with rigging etc. please email us. 

If you are skilled in a particular trade such as a Plumber, Electrician or General Contractor we can use your help! Email us at the link below!

Click on this email info@dixontheatre.com and let us know you’d like to help.  It’s that simple! 

This is a great volunteer opportunity for students looking for additional things to bulk up their resume! 

This is also a perfect place for AmeriCorps members to get some extra hours.  Just bring a volunteer sheet and we’re happy to sign it. 


 ~ Thank You To These Shining Volunteers ~

Jodi Elmendorf, Ryan & Monique Elmendorf, Rita Sholders, Kenny Hughes

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