Spokane Civic Theatre has more than 500 volunteers who serve as actors, backstage crews, house managers, front of house, and board members. The time generously given by our volunteers, over 90,000 volunteer hours, enables us to provide live community theatre to approximately 32,000 audience members annually.

Volunteer Opportunities​

We are pleased to present a wide array of exciting and rewarding volunteer opportunities! Volunteers of all ages and skill levels are welcome and encouraged to join in making Civic the best that it can be!

Types of Positions

  • Actors/Onstage:
  • Front of House:
    • House Managers, Ushers, Hosts, and Contest Sellers
    • Contact: Rebecca Martin
  • Backstage:
  • Scenery:
    • Tasks include: painting, some set construction, etc.
    • Contact: David Baker
  • Costumes: 
  • Costume Rental Shop:
    • Tasks include: assisting customers with rentals and returns, organizing inventory, etc.
    • Contact: Jan Wanless
  • Marketing: 
    • Tasks include: poster distribution, mailing preparation, event/community fair booth operations, lobby set-up for shows, etc.
    • Contact: Kearney Jordan
  • Miscellaneous theatre opportunities:
    • Tasks include​grounds maintenance, special event work, academy assistants, etc.
    • Contact: Rebecca Martin or Kelli Cunningham for further assistance

Applying for Volunteer Positions

If you are interested in becoming a Spokane Civic Theatre Volunteer, please download the Volunteer Application. Completed applications can be delivered to our box office in person, or via mail - or, you can send an email to Rebecca Martin.

Front of House Volunteers

Front of House volunteer sign up is available online. Please fill out a Volunteer Application to recieve the sign up link.

FOH Volunteers should have the following contact information for theatre staff, in case of questions, or shift rescheduling:

Rebecca Martin

Phone: 509-325-2507 ext. 404


  January 2017