Do you love comedy, concerts, dance, film, theatre and community lectures?
Ushers play a crucial role in the Front of House operations of the Wheeler Opera House. We’re always looking for friendly volunteers to help us welcome diverse audiences to the venue. If you’re excited about the idea of seeing shows at the Wheeler while making an impact in the community – apply now!
Volunteering at the Wheeler Opera House is a fun and exciting way to connect with the arts in Aspen. As a Wheeler volunteer, you'll be a part of setting the stage for connections that create memories for our audiences, artists, and the greater Aspen community.
What You Give
Volunteers create a welcoming, safe, and memorable Wheeler experience for our patrons, performers, and staff.
Volunteer roles include:
- Greeting guests
- Scanning tickets
- Ushering in the theater
What You Get
- Seeing shows at the Wheeler!
- Complimentary snacks during every volunteer meeting
- Quarterly volunteer parties and training opportunities
- Being a part of the community and meeting new friends
- Be an ambassador for the Wheeler Opera House and the City of Aspen
- Arrive prior to doors to attend our pre-show volunteer meeting
- Warmly welcome patrons and helpfully assist them to their seats
- Be attentive to the audience during the show to ensure house policies are being followed
- Readily assist in the event of an emergency evacuation
- Advocate for the Wheeler as a place where all are welcome