There are two amazing opportunities at Arts for Lawrence, learn more below!

General Administrative Help- Tuesday thru Friday

We have needs in various administrative categories. We are looking for people who would like to volunteer at least one day a week for 1-2 hours weekly. Administrative Duties would include but not limited to:

  • Helping to circulate marketing materials to our partners in Lawrence
  • Data Entry
  • Inventory
  • Filing
  • Answering phone/Checking voicemail
  • Returning Phone Calls
  • Assisting with ticket sales for box office
  • Calling volunteers
  • Assist in volunteer screening/coordinating

Theater at the Fort Event Assistant- Single Day, Evenings or Weekends (Shows)

We have two needs during events/performances at the Theater at the Fort:

1. Theater Event Assistant
The theater event assistant will assist with box office, ticket taking, ushering

2. Licensed Concession Assistant
The concession assistant must be at least 21 years of age and must obtain a volunteer employee permit through the Alcohol and Tobacco Commission. This person will run the concession/bar during performances.

Our volunteers will need to obtain an Arts for Lawrence “Volunteer Membership” for $40. Membership details: Volunteer memberships are for our most committed followers! Volunteer membership benefits include training, an Arts for Lawrence staff shirt and exclusive access to all shows you assist with. Volunteer members are asked to serve a minimum of 40 hours per year at Theater at the Fort or Arts for Lawrence signature events. Arts for Lawrence provides an annual volunteer recognition program and awards!

Are you interested in hearing more about either of these opportunities or want to sign up? Contact Lecia Floyd at


About Arts for Lawrence

Arts for Lawrence (AFL) connects arts and community to inspire everyone every day. Founded in 2006, Arts for Lawrence is the largest professional arts non- profit organization in the City of Lawrence. Arts for Lawrence is an organization that advocates for the need and importance of a thriving arts scene; supports programming and education initiatives in the visual, performing and literary arts; and connects artists, arts organizations and resources to maximize opportunities for everyone to experience the arts. Arts for Lawrence operates a singular performance space, the Theater at the Fort located at the historic Fort Benjamin Harrison. As steward of Theater at the Fort, Arts for Lawrence maintains a comprehensive programming schedule featuring hundreds of events, performances and exhibitions in the City of Lawrence. Arts for Lawrence signature programming initiatives and events include the Holiday Home Tour, Patrons’ Party, Toast the Arts, Fridays at the Fort, Children’s Theatre Festival, Fiesta Latina De Lawrence and Summer Art Camp.