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Do you want to play a more active role in the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts? At the Kauffman Center, we value your time, talent and overall contributions to our community. From administrative support to participating in our usher core, there is a way to get involved and contribute that works with your skills and schedule.

Kauffman Center volunteers have an excellent opportunity to share their skills and love of the arts as they connect with people of all ages and backgrounds. They do this in a fascinating environment, interacting with great people and knowing that they are helping to create unique experiences that will surprise, delight, entertain, and educate tens of thousands of people each year.

  • Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Since the majority of the volunteer positions involve working with guests of all ages, applicants should be comfortable working with people, be committed to working in a team environment and able to treat team members and guests with dignity and respect.
  • Volunteers give permission for their photo to be used for publication and other Kauffman Center related purposes.

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+Frequently Asked Questions

Who can volunteer? If you are 18 years of age or older and dedicated to providing memorable experiences for our guests, you can likely volunteer!

What volunteer opportunities are available?

Primary Volunteer Roles Include:
Performance and Event Ushers
Ticket Takers
Plaza Lobby Greeters

Occasional Volunteer Roles Include:
Merchandise Table
Coat Check Attendant
Bus Attendants

Is training provided? All applicants are required to complete the necessary training courses, complete an online assessment and be evaluated by a Kauffman Center staff member within 6 months of attending the Volunteer Info Session.

Are there any perks for volunteering with Kauffman Center? We offer up close and FREE parking for our volunteers, flexible scheduling, bi-monthly volunteer social outings, an excellent incentive program and much, much more!