Below are descriptions of volunteer opportunities at Festival. You can indicate what you would like to volunteer for during the registration process.


Floor captains and door captains are needed. Floor captains make certain everyone is in his/her room at curfew. Door captains are posted at the dorm doors at curfew. Floor captains notify door captains when everyone is accounted for. Once all the floors are in, door captains notify security chairs. If selected to work security, you will receive a 50 percent refund on your basic registration fee.


Accompanists are needed for various musical theatre and voice workshops, Monday through Saturday. Accompanists must be able to sight-read sheet music.


Adults are needed to help with load-ins/strikes of the Lied and Kimball. The primary responsibility is to make certain the students are working safely and to keep the audience areas and green rooms tidy. Volunteers are also needed for the load-ins/strikes of Freestyle and Chapter Select. Times for Freestyle and Chapter Select vary. Volunteers can select when to work.


Volunteers are needed Tuesday through Saturday to count workshop attendees.

Dance chaperones

All adults are asked to chaperone one dance during the week. Adults who chaperone will be entered into a drawing for $100 gift card.

Volunteering for NIEs

Troupe directors and chaperones are welcome to volunteer to be door guards, time keepers, and judges for the IE program. Volunteer judges must complete the online judges' training to be considered. When assigning responsibilities, the volunteer coordinator will attempt to accommodate preferences indicated during the Festival’s online registration process. Volunteers must arrive by 8 a.m. Tuesday morning.