Cleveland Play House is fortunate to have the support of many volunteers, whose enthusiasm and generosity of time and energy help us to better serve our patrons and all of Northeast Ohio. If you'd like to get more involved with CPH, please consider the opportunities below and complete the online form. We look forward to working with you!
Help us reach out to the community by working with a CPH site coordinator at a School Market Day event. Help set up the market, on-site at a CMSD school, with food provided by The Cleveland Food Bank. Engage with families as they shop; assist with packing and carrying food out; and help with resetting the “market” back to the lunch room. Parking is free on the school’s side streets. All volunteers can also take produce home!
Minimum commitment: 90 minutes. Two shifts are available on the first Tuesday of each month: 2:30-4:00 pm (set-up) and 4:00-5:30pm (tear-down).
Requirements: Strong customer service skills. All interested must be able to lift up to 20 lbs. All volunteers must fill out a CMSD Volunteer Application Packet.
Our CPH Theatre Academy for students of all ages will begin its first semester in September 2017. Volunteer your time to support to CPH Theatre Academy teachers, assist with student registration, and greet students/parents at drop-off. Each volunteer will receive a CPH t-shirt to wear while volunteering. Parking and refreshments will be provided.
Minimum commitment: Five shifts on Saturdays from September 9 through December 15, 2017. There are two shifts each Saturday to choose from: 9:00 am-1:00 pm and 1:00 pm-4:00 pm.
Requirements: Must enjoy working in arts and education environments. Seeking friendly, patient, task-oriented, people-centric volunteers. Office equipment experience a plus!
CPH designs an interactive lobby experience unique to each production to enhance the audience’s visit and engagement with the art we create on stage. Work alongside CPH staff and apprentices to provide visitors with an excellent experience in our lobbies. Each volunteer will receive a CPH t-shirt to wear while volunteering, free parking on their scheduled date, and an opportunity to see a performance of the show before they work.
Minimum commitment: Three performances on Saturdays and/or Sundays from September 9 – October 1, 2017. Performance options are matinees at 2:30 pm (Saturdays and Sundays), 7:30 pm (Saturdays), and 6:30 pm (Sunday, September 10).
Requirements: Must be able to walk/stand for 90 minutes. Must be able to lift 10 lbs. Must enjoy live theatre. Ideal candidates are friendly, patient, and willing to engage with audience members.
The Allen, Helen and Outcalt theatres are located at Playhouse Square
1407 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115
Administrative Offices and Education Center
1901 E. 13th Street, Suite 200 Cleveland, OH 44114 (216) 400-7000
7401 Detour Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44103