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Volunteers Make A Difference!

Beck Center for the Arts invites you to experience the arts and make a difference at the same time by becoming a volunteer! As a nonprofit organization, we rely on civic-minded individuals, like you, to help provide important volunteer services.

Beck Center was named one of the Best Volunteer Opportunities for Art Lovers
See Why!

Box Office – Ushers & House Managers - Professional Theater

Ruthless at Beck Center for the ArtsBeck Center is seeking volunteer ushers for our professional theater productions. All ushers are entitled to a free seat to each show they usher - so grab a friend and help make a difference while enjoying the magic of live theater. Email  Rennie Tisdale or call 216.521.2540 x28 to schedule. Thank you!

ON STAGE: Ruthless! | September 16 - October 16 | 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays | Show Contains Adult Content | Click here for details.

Run Crew

To ensure the integrity of productions, members of the Run Crew are required to provide a minimum commitment of: Tech Week (Sun-Thursday) and at least half of the performances during the run of a production. Volunteer positions include props, back stage dressers, follow-spot operators, light board operators, and scenery movers.

Contact Scott Spence

Beck Center’s Women’s Board

The Women’s Board is Beck Center’s longest standing volunteer group, established in 1936. They are a fundraising and social membership group who are dedicated to supporting our mission. Attendance and involvement is required for membership including monthly lunch meetings at Beck Center and two annual fundraising events. Membership fee is $20 per year.

Contact Janice Mastin-Kamps for a meeting schedule.

Women’s Board Membership Brochure

Dance Alliance of Beck Center (DABC)

The Dance Alliance was founded to support the programs of the Dance Department. DABC members primarily include parents of dance students and adult dancers, but also includes unaffiliated friends of Beck Center's dance program. Dues are $5 per year.

To join, please contact Melanie Szucs, Associate Director of Dance Education.

Theater Alliance of Beck Center (TABC)

TABC is comprised of families and friends of students enrolled in Theater Education courses and/or who perform in the Youth Theater productions at Beck Center.  TABC’s primary responsibilities are:

  • To support and enrich the student education experience
  • Act as a liaison between families and the Theater Education Staff
  • Provide crucial hands-on support to Youth Theater productions and events throughout the season.

TABC provides assistance through simple fundraising efforts like enrollment fees, weekly doughnut sales, cast support table sales, etc.  These funds enable TABC to offer additional educational opportunities like Master Classes; fund the pit orchestra for the spring musical; host last day of semester receptions; purchase new equipment for the Theater Education department; and explore new ways to support Beck Center goals and improve the Youth Theater experience. TABC offers several support options (Friendship Levels) starting from $10.

Contact TABC President, Annie Powell for more information.

Gardening Group

A group dedicated to beautifying the many gardens on Beck Center's campus. Anyone is welcome to join – there is no membership fee.
For project dates and times, contact Maria Parke.

Thank you for supporting the arts in our community!