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Join the largest team at the Newberry Opera House and help us serve over 40,000 guests each year!

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

upcoming orientations & Training

22-23 MID-SEASON ORIENTATION
January 21, 2023 at 10:00 AM | Newberry Opera House Performance Hall

NOH TOUR GUIDE TRAINING
Check back for mid-season date soon!

NOH CONCESSIONS TRAINING
Check back for mid-season date soon!

23-24 SEASON ORIENTATION
Check back for a date in Aug 2023 soon!


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.


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 TJ Millwood, House Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (803) 276-6264.

Completed paperwork may be mailed or returned in person to 1201 McKibben Street, Newberry, SC 29108 or emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject: Volunteer Application.