Give the gift of your time as a theater volunteer!

There’s a Theater Volunteer Job for Everyone

Players Circle Theater invites you to be part of a community of theater volunteers that play a vital role in putting art on our stages.

Many individuals have the desire to become part of a theater and The Players Circle Theater and Arts Center is looking for those individuals to become part of our family of theater volunteers.

Theater Volunteers Would Serve the Whole Gamut in Putting Art on the Stages

There is a long list of great ways to interact with Players Circle – and you can choose how you want to participate.

Help with VIP events
Assist with mailings


Fund-raising Activities

Of particular interest is having individuals, working in pairs, to staff the theater’s informational tent at the Shell Factory flea markets; not only will they provide theater information but also give tours of the theater.

Best of All You Can See the Shows for Free!

Levels of Theater Volunteering

The Players Circle theater is looking for dedicated people to assist patrons as ushers and customer service; these theater volunteers see the shows free!

Auxiliary to the Advisory Board

VIP Players

You can see and do even more with Players Circle as an influencer and organizer. You can meet the actors. Talk with the directors. Work on special projects. Assist in organizing and staffing fundraising projects and help develop new theater activities and events. Plan and/or host special events to entertain and support Players Circle.

As an usher!

Front of House Players

We are looking for dedicated, friendly people to assist patrons with seating, programs, and general customer service.

Help in Sets, Lights, Costumes, Running Crew assisting Stage Management

Backstage Players

Have special skills, work with a team, enjoy “the smell of the greasepaint, roar of the crowd.”

Do. See. Learn. Teach.

Behind the Scenes Players

  • “Spotlight,” after show talkbacks and gatherings are an opportunity to visit with the cast members, theater artists, and staff.

  • Fruit and cookie brigade: Support the artists behind the scenes by providing meals, cookies, snacks, and fruit for actors and crew during tech week, photo calls, education events, and receptions.

  • Players Circle housing: Help secure and set up housing for out of town artists. The actors’ stay here is for seven weeks, but we also need housing for two-week periods during the overlaps. Designers are housed for one-week periods through the season.

  • Office Volunteers: Provide vital support for the administrative staff and Patron Services Office for mailings and other large projects.

Days and hours are flexible

There is a theater volunteer position for everyone interested in the theater business.

Call the Box Office, email, or fill out the form to sign up for Players Circle theater volunteer opportunities.

About Players Circle Theater

The Players Circle Theater was developed by veterans of the Southwest Florida theater movement, Carrie Lund Cacioppo and Robert Cacioppo.

They are prominent faces of theater in Lee County for over 35 years, having started Lee County’s first professional theater on Sanibel Island and the Florida Repertory Theater, named “One of America’s best regional theaters” by The Wall Street Journal. Players Circle Theater is a professional black box theater providing Broadway-level entertainment.

Players Circle Theater | Co-Founder - Carrie Lund Cacioppo

Carrie Lund Cacioppo

Players Circle Theater | Co-Founder - Robert Cacioppo

Robert Cacioppo


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