Get Involved at Orcas Center

Orcas Center is hugely dependent on volunteers to keep our arts center running smoothly! We need everyone, from folks who want to work on a one-time basis to those that want to establish an ongoing volunteer schedule. Volunteer assignments at Orcas Center offer the opportunity to learn a new skill, meet new people, get behind the scenes, contribute to organizational initiatives and have fun! Below is all the information you need regarding volunteer opportunities at Orcas Center:

Who to Contact
Administrative Opportunities
Production Opportunities
Event Opportunity Calendar

Who to Contact:

To learn more about technical volunteering (stage management, stage hands, lighting and sound operation, production crew, set and costume construction) contact

To learn more about front-of-house volunteering (ushering, box office management, tending bar, house management) and project volunteering (cleaning out costumes, lost-and-found, and other fun things) contact

To learn more about admin volunteering (digitizing photo albums and posters, maintaining the website, social media posts, etc) contact

To get on our volunteer mailing list to be informed when opportunities are posted, contact

Current Administrative Volunteer Opportunities

(updated 7/30/22)

If you have experience with the Microsoft or Adobe suites, formatting images, (PSD, InDD), or have basic computer and web skills (WordPress, basic HTML) or are interested in learning – we need help maintaining our website, online newsletter, volunteer listings, social media, event postings, digitizing our old photo albums – among other exciting techie things. You can work according to your schedule at home or hang out with Bethany in the office! Email for information and to schedule a chat.

Current Production Volunteer Opportunities!

(updated 10/20/2020)
Volunteers are needed to help with building and painting upcoming sets. Must be comfortable with basic tool use. Email for information.

Current Front-of-House Volunteer Opportunities

(updated 10/20/2021)

Front-of-House volunteers are needed to check patrons in using our iPad system, assist patrons in finding seats, merchandising tables, refreshments, and other tasks. By contributing about an hour of work, you’ll receive complimentary admission to the show you’re working! If you’re interested in any upcoming shows (toggle the month to see future events), please contact

Want to have an updated list of OC events on your device? Click here for an iCal subscription!
Click on the show date for more information. OS=On Screen; BB=Black Box; CS=Center Stage;