Join the largest team at Newberry Opera House!

More than 100 active volunteers donate thousands of hours each season to support the Opera House and its mission to enhance the economic and cultural development of Newberry County and the Midlands through the window of the arts in concert with educational opportunities for all. They play a very special role and are essential to the overall success of the organization, in particular by helping to provide the highest quality of experiences for all of our guests.

We’re Looking For Individuals Who…

  • Are enthusiastic, proactive, and punctual
  • Work collaboratively with others
  • Love the performing arts, helping others, and the community
  • Who can attend a training session once per year

You’ve Got What It Takes!

  • 15 Years of Age or older
  • Concession workers must complete Alcohol Server Training
  • All show night volunteers must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Attend a Training Session usually held at the beginning of the season
  • Pass a SLED background check
  • Minimal annual service – only 2 per month minimum

Forms & Information

Volunteer Application
SC SLED Background Check Form
Frequently Asked Questions

Upcoming Orientations & Training

Check back for a January 2024 date soon!

Saturday, August 5, 2023 at 1:00 PM

Saturday, August 12, 2023 at 10:00 AM

Check back for a January 2024 date soon!

Ready To Get Involved?

To receive training session notifications, make sure to sign up as interested in volunteering by completing the sign-up form below. If you have questions, please reach out to Sierra Wesson, Front of House Coordinator at or (803) 321-3870

Completed paperwork may be mailed or returned in person to 1201 McKibben Street, Newberry, SC 29108 or emailed to: with the subject: Volunteer Application.

Volunteer Job Listings

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Newberry Opera House! The volunteer shifts listed below are intended for certified Ambassadors only. You must register for and attend a training class before you are able to sign up for shifts. Thank you!

Volunteer Personal Site Look Up

To access your personal volunteer site please enter your first and last name along with the email that we have on-file for you. If you have any questions or have trouble receiving your personalized link, please contact Sierra Wesson at