Below you will find a brief description of the responsibilities of the position and details of the show.
Usher Objective:Support the EWP House Manager to provide Patrons with a positive theater-going experience.
Qualifications:• 16 years of age or older.• Friendly and personable. Excellent customer service skills required!• A team player. Must work well with others and be able to take direction from the House Manager.
Dress Code:Please remember that you are welcoming EWP Patrons. Dress code is nice or business casual. We ask that you avoid jeans (plain solid black jeans are ok), bare midriffs, high heels, and dirty tennis shoes (though, comfortable shoes are highly recommended).
Responsibilities Pre- Show:• Arrive an hour prior to posted show start times (1pm for 2pm shows & 7pm for 8pm shows).• Assist House Manager in stuffing programs with inserts and audience surveys.• Allow or disallow access into the theater based on tickets and/or credentials.• Tear or scan tickets tickets.• Hand out programs.• Help guests locate their assigned seats and reporting any ticketing problems to House Manager.• Provide guests with directions or other venue information.• Act upon all comments/complaints in a prompt and friendly manner.• Invite patrons to fill out their audience surveys.• Assist House Manager in getting all patrons seated so that the show can start no later than 5 minutes after the posted start times of 2 PM or 8 PM.
Responsibilities During Show:• Watch for and notify the House Manager of unauthorized photography or recordings* Assist House Manager at Intermission with concessions, elevator, and other jobs as assigned.
Responsibilities Post-Show:• Assist patrons in exiting the theater in a timely fashion.• Invite patrons to fill out their audience surveys.• Pick up programs and/or trash that are left in theater. • Please wait until the House Manager releases you, as there may be other activities with which they need assistance.
Music and Lyrics by Benny Andersson & Björn UlvaeusBook by Catherine JohnsonDirected by Snehal DesaiMusical Direction by Marc MacalintalChoreography by Preston Mui
May 9 – June 9, 2019
On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the Greek island they last visited 20 years ago. The storytelling magic of ABBA’s timeless hits sets the scene for this infectious tale of love and frolicking fun, creating an unforgettable musical experience that will leave you dancing in the aisles!
Running time: 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one 15 minute intermission
Please contact Meredith Patt, Audience Services Manager, with any questions or email@example.com
Please fill out the form below and you will receive a confirmation email within 5 business days.
East West Players is located at 120 Judge John Aiso St., Los Angeles CA 90012
Parking is available across the street from the David Henry Hwang Theatre at the Judge John Aiso Underground Parking Garage, located at 101 N Judge John Aiso Street.
Parking RatesFirst two hours: $1.00 per hourThird hour: an additional $3.00$1.50 every 15 minutes thereafter$14.00 daily maximum$3 flat rate after 5 p.m.
Again, thank you for volunteer ushering! We'll see you at the theatre!
NOTE: by selecting multiple dates, you are indicating you want to usher multiple times on all of the selected dates. PLEASE SELECT ONLY THE DATE(S) YOU ARE COMMITTING TO. Thank you!