volunteer to usher.

Want to help us make theater magic? Then volunteer to usher at our next show! The Eccentric Bear is looking for polite, personable folks who are passionate about making the entire theatergoing experience a pleasure from start to finish. Plus, all ushers get to see the show for FREE!  

To submit an usher application, please carefully review our USHER REQUIREMENTS and fill out the form below:


  • be at least 18 years old.

  • be a representative of the mission and values of the Eccentric Bear Theater Co.

  • arrive 90 mins before your scheduled performance.

  • have a working email address or phone number.

  • follow the direction of the House Manager at all times.

  • adhere to our Usher Dress Code (see below).


  • helping to tidy the house/ lobby before patrons arrive.

  • taking tickets or selling merch/ concessions.

  • guiding patrons to their seats.

  • handing out programs.

  • directing traffic. 


The Eccentric Bear Theater Co. tries to create a relaxed, come-as-you-are atmosphere for our patrons. As such, we do not necessarily require our ushers to wear dressy clothing. However, please be aware that the following attire is not appropriate while ushering:

  • Jeans that are excessively torn, drawn on, etc. 

  • Shorts.

  • T-shirts/ Sweatshirts.

  • Baggy/ ill-fitting clothing.

  • Clothing with printed images/ slogans/ logos.

  • Open toe shoes.

  • Athletic attire (this includes yoga wear).

Hair and facial hair should be neat and put together. Preferred clothing colors will be discussed prior to your assigned volunteer date. All ushers will be given an Eccentric Bear badge to wear while on duty. Badges should be worn at all times while volunteering and returned at the end of your shift. 

If you have additional questions, please email isaac@eccentricbear.com

usher requirements.

usher volunteer form.

If you would like to be considered for a volunteer usher position, please fill out the form below. If accepted, you will receive a confirmation email with more information. 

are you at least 18 years old?
do you have any previous ushering experience?

Thanks for submitting!