Volunteer Roles

Do you enjoy meeting and assisting theatre patrons?
  • As a Greeter, you would welcome patrons as they enter the theatre.

  • As a Host, you would meet patrons at the door and scan tickets.

  • As a Docent, you would conduct backstage tours.

Do you have a green thumb?

Join the Guild Gardeners weekly from April to October to maintain and enhance gardens at the Festival and Royal George Theatres.

Do you love theatre and want to see what's behind the scenes?

Guild Volunteers have opportunities to tour the Shaw scene shop and props warehouse, and talk to the creative people who make Shaw Festival productions so fabulous!

Do you love fundraising? Be part of a team focused on organizing the Guild's fundraising initiatives which support the Shaw Festival..

Do you like planning events? Join a team to plan events that enhance members’ knowledge of the Shaw Festival and the current season's productions.

Do you like walking along Queen Street? Assist with distribution of Shaw Festival playbill brochures at Old Town hotels and Queen Street merchants.

Do you enjoy leading teams? Explore leadership positions on the Executive Committee and help guide the future of this dynamic organization.

Whatever your talents and interests, there is a volunteer role for you at the Shaw Guild.