Christmas Show Volunteer Brief

Role: We are looking for volunteers to support our Christmas show The Twelve birds of Christmas at our studio base in Arnold, Nottingham.

The show: The HandMade HQ studio will be transformed into a magical winter wonderland this Christmas for an exciting interactive family performance. Our audiences will be invited to cosy up in a nest and join the eccentric bird professors in a special festive treat. The traditional song has been given a birdie make over, which will have everyone singing along as we count The Twelve Birds of Christmas! A uniquely devised show packed full of music, storytelling, props and a little bit of magic!


  • Volunteer Briefing: Thursday 6th December at 11am
  • Show day: Friday 7th December 10am-3pm
  • Show: Saturday 15th December 10am-3.30pm
  • Show: Sunday 16th December 10am-3.30pm

Venue: Unit D21H Bizspace, Brookfield Road, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 7ER.

Duties may include;

  • Ushering
  • Front of House
  • Documenting the shows (photography and video)
  • Handling Cash
  • Selling Merchandise
  • Serving refreshments
  • Taking feedback from the audience in the form of vlogs
  • Wearing a Christmas hat and spreading Christmas cheer!

Payment: This is a volunteering position, which is a great opportunity to develop your skills in front of house, working with a professional theatre company and see a devised alternative Christmas family show. We will have hot drinks and mince pies in supply and are also happy to provide a reference should you require one.

For more information and to volunteer please contact