About An Táin Arts Centre
An Táin Arts Centre is the new independent arts spa
ce for Dundalk, Co. Louth
based in the former Táin theatre, Town Hall, Crowe
Street. The centre houses a
360 seat theatre, a 55 seat studio, a visual arts g
allery and several workshop
An Táin Arts Centre is the point of access to arts
and culture for the people of
North Louth, providing a diverse programme of local
arts, national tours,
workshops, visual arts and in-house productions.
For events volunteers will be required to take tickets and direct people attending the show to their seats. Volunteers must be well groomed as they are front of house and must wear black.
Once the show starts, volunteers can be seated and watch the show and at the interval stand and answer queries from customers (directions to toilets etc) then be seated again for the second act.
For the gallery, volunteers will be involved in installation of exhibitions, meeting the public, giving information. Gallery is open from 10-4 daily. Full training will be provided.
What's required for this position
Personable, good at customer relations, interest in arts, enthusiastic.
- Arts/ Music/ Drama
- Hospitality/ Befriending
- Personable Skills
- Phone Support/ Information Giver
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: Flexible
Hours required: 4hrs Fortnightly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
An Táin Arts Centre, Crowe St, Dundalk
Also available in these counties
Screening details for this role:
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Insurance cover
Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role
- Physical Disability
- Learning Disability
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
The volunteer will join the Arts Centre at a very exciting time. They will have opportunities in box office, gallery invigilation and theatre front of house
Centre of Dundalk, accessible by bus and train