Get involved

StagEHd Festival is a volunteer organisation, run by individuals from Edinburgh’s community theatre companies. The Festival is currently looking for more enthusiastic bodies to get involved to assist on the events days – Saturday 28 May and Sunday 29 May.

Volunteer opportunities available at StagEHd 2022:

  • Front of House Steward (work with the First Aider and Venue Manager to oversee the safety and wellbeing of the audience)
  • First Aider (work with Front of House Stewards to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the audience, volunteers, and performers)
  • Assistant Stage Manager (work with the Stage Manager to assist the backstage crew and performing groups with set up, run, and strike of performances and facilitates communication between the stage manager, stagehands, and/or front of house)
  • Stagehand (work with the backstage team to assist performing groups with getting in and out of the performance venue and facilitate communication between stage management and performers)

Full details of each role are available in the volunteer support pack.

StagEHd will provide all volunteers a t-shirt to wear when in attendance at the Festival and to keep as a memento of the event. Volunteers will also be invited to the post-Festival networking event on Sunday evening.

StagEHd will happily provide proof of volunteering if required.

Key Dates
Applications open: 4 Apr 2022
Applications close: 30 Apr 2022
Rota provided: 2 May 2022