Get ready for an exclusive glimpse behind the curtains and a chance to be a part of something big! The Blackburn Empire Theatre is thrilled to announce its upcoming Volunteer Recruitment Open Day on Sunday, 10th September, 2023 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm.
Nestled on Aqueduct Road in Blackburn, the Empire Theatre is a beacon of community spirit, and this event is your invitation to explore the heart and soul of the theatre, from Front of House to Backstage, alongside the Blackburn Empire Support Team (BEST).
Discover Your Role, Shape the Experience
Ever wondered what it takes to make the magic happen on stage? Our volunteer-led theatre and charity thrive on the dedication of individuals like you, who bring their passion and energy to every aspect of our operations. From managing the booking office to warmly welcoming visitors, orchestrating the bar’s rhythm, serving up delicious ice creams, and spreading excitement through raffles and novelty sales, each volunteer plays a pivotal part in our theatre’s vibrant tapestry.
But there’s even more to discover! BEST volunteers are the backbone of the theatre, extending their skills to maintain the venue’s charm, offering invaluable technical support, and ensuring that every corner shines brightly. As the Empire Theatre continues to grow with a diverse lineup of shows and a steadily increasing audience, the need for additional volunteers becomes more essential than ever.
Join Our Community of Theatre Enthusiasts
“Our doors are wide open to individuals who are passionate about theatre, community, and making a difference,” said an Empire Theatre spokesperson. “Becoming a volunteer with BEST isn’t just about contributing time – it’s about joining a close-knit family, discovering new talents, and becoming an integral part of our mission to provide enriching experiences through the performing arts.”
And that’s not all! As you embark on this exciting journey towards volunteering with BEST, you’ll be treated to a special goody bag, an in-depth tour of our theatre, and an inside look at the various roles you could take on. This is your chance to not only make friends but also to gain insight into the captivating world of theatre.
Save the Date!
Circle Sunday 10th September 2023 on your calendar and prepare for an unforgettable experience. Join us at the Empire Theatre, located on Aqueduct Road in Blackburn, from 12:00pm to 4:00pm. This event is your gateway to becoming a cherished part of our theatre family, as we celebrate the power of unity, creativity, and community spirit alongside the Blackburn Empire Support Team.
There is no need to pre-book, just turn up on the day! It’s FREE.
Embrace the centre stage of volunteering and uncover the journey that awaits when you join forces with the Blackburn Empire Theatre and BEST. We can’t wait to welcome you to the theatre for this event and look forward to seeing you!