Front of House Usher 2023

Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival/Toi Ora Ki Kirikiriroa
24 February 2023 to 5 March 2023

Hamilton Arts Festival/Toi Ora Ki Kirikiriroa needs vibrant people to help with the front of house duties during the festival. You will be involved with checking tickets for dates, times and show, directing people where to sit, providing helpful information, promoting other festival events and generally being the friendly welcoming face of the festival.
We need at least two ushers for every show, whatever the weather, as the festival goes on rain or shine.
Come and join our awesome team.

You will have to opportunity to watch shows and acts while on site. The programme can be viewed at


You will need customer service skills, good communication, a can-do attitude and a welcoming smile.
You will also need to be able to stand for a couple of hours and walk around the gardens.
There are no Covid requirements at this time.

Time commitment:

Evening shows are usually from about 4.30-10pm.
Weekends shows from 11am-11pm
Volunteers are rostered to particular shows and venues during these hours which means you could work between 2-6 hours at anytime, and enjoy watching the show at the same time.

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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