At Omaha Performing Arts, our volunteers help us create extraordinary experiences of Broadway, live music, dance and more for everyone who walks through the doors of the Orpheum Theater, Holland Center and community partner venues. If you're looking for a way to support our mission, explore the volunteer opportunities below.
Omaha Performing Arts is a safe and welcoming environment for all. Everyone of all identities is encouraged to apply to volunteer.
Current Ambassadors, access the Ambassador Portal
On average, O-pa volunteer hours are valued at over $1,600,000
Our volunteers help welcome over 360,000 patrons every year.
Volunteers support shows presented by Omaha Performing Arts as well as the Omaha Symphony, Opera Omaha and American Midwest Ballet.
High school sophomores, juniors and seniors and college students can support the arts while gaining valuable experience working alongside our Front of House team at a variety of events in Nebraska's leading arts organization.
We have opportunities for corporate and non-profit groups to assist with events such as Broadway or our student matinee series. Your group involvement helps Omaha Performing Arts provide exceptional experiences for students and our community. In the 21/22 season we served over 76,000 students and teachers through our student matinee series, engagement programs, and artist workshops. Your group will have a direct hand in making many of our local students’ first time to a performance memorable.
We release new dates for VIP shifts twice a year. To sign-up your organization for our bi-annual Get Involved updates or to see what opportunities are available right now, email us at email@example.com. Include your name, phone number and email address, group/organization you are reaching out on behalf of, and when you are looking for a volunteer opportunity.
Ambassadors are our largest group of volunteers. They work alongside our scholars and group volunteers on certain events providing guidance and encouragement. Ambassadors have the chance to sign-up and volunteer for our full list of events throughout the year, with the ease of online scheduling. Our ambassador members also have access to a full list of benefits as a thank you for their outstanding service throughout each season.
*Some roles can be adjusted to meet wheelchair and other accessibility needs.
For Current Ambassadors
Log into the Ambassador Portal for parking information, training, scheduling, trainings and discount codes.
Ambassador group photo at the 2021 Ambassador Appreciation celebration in the Mammel Courtyard