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Ushering at the Lee Norvelle Center

The Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center offers a chance to see free shows by serving as ushers. Ushers are the first people most of our audience members meet face to face. Therefore, we need to provide the best possible service. We want ushers to have a good time meeting the audience with an enduring smile and great spirits. Ushers do not need to be students, or even have any IU connection; all over the age of 16 are welcome to be ushers. Ushers younger than 16 may be accepted if ushering with an adult, please contact the House Manager for more information.

BEFORE SIGNING UP TO USHER PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY.

DRESS As a Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center usher we require that you comply with our dress code.

DRESS CODE FOR ALL DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DRAMA EVENTS:
All ushers must wear black dress pants, or women may wear a black skirt no shorter than knee length, a solid white shirt, and dark dress shoes. No jeans, cut-offs, yoga pants/leggings, t-shirts, sandals, hats, etc. Please follow these dress guidelines. You will be sent home to change clothes if the House Manager deems it necessary. Look sharp!

TIME Ushers must report to the Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center’s R. Keith Michael and Marion Michael Lobby promptly at 6:30 PM (1 PM for a matinee) for usher training. Late ushers may be turned away.

CONTACT The Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center House Manager is Trish Hausmann. She can be reached in her office at 856-3844 or by e-mail at pjhausma@indiana.edu.

If you have questions, please contact Trish Hausmann before you sign up to usher.

By placing your name on any usher sign-up list, you confirm that you have read and agreed to this information. Non-compliance may result in a two-semester disqualification.

Thank you for your help! We look forward to working with you in the Theatre and Drama Center!

Trish Hausmann
House Manager

To sign up to usher, click on the link to the show you wish to usher. You can then sign up online.
Dancing at Lughnasa
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Jesus Christ Superstar
The Exonerated

 

Ushering for the Indiana University Summer Theatre

Welcome to the Indiana University Summer Theatre's season!  The IUST offers the chance to see all of our productions for free by becoming an usher.  All are welcome, you do not need to have any connection to IU in order to be an usher.  We do ask that ushers be over the age of 16, but exceptions can be made for those ushering with parents.  Usual usher duties include handing out programs, taking tickets, helping people find their seats, and other tasks.  Friendly faces always encouraged!
The IUST is located in the Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center at the corner of 7th and Jordan in Bloomington.
BEFORE SIGNING UP TO USHER PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY.  

DRESS CODE FOR ALL INDIANA UNIVERSITY SUMMER THEATRE EVENTS:    
All ushers must wear "dressy casual." No jeans, cut-offs, t-shirts, hats, etc. Please note that the theatre temperature can be quite chilly, so dress for air conditioning.  If you are unsure that your clothing will be acceptable, please contact the House Manager beforehand.  You may be sent home to change clothes if the House Manager deems it necessary.

TIME Ushers must report to the Lee Norvelle Theatre and Drama Center’s R. Keith Michael and Marion Michael Lobby at the time listed below for each performance, for usher training.  Times vary depending on the performance time, so please be sure you are looking at the right call time before you sign up!

CONTACT The Indiana University Summer Theatre House Manager is Trish Hausmann. She can be reached in her office at 856-3844 or by e-mail at pjhausma@indiana.edu .

If you have questions, please contact Trish Hausmann before you sign up to usher.

Thank you for your help!  We look forward to working with you at the IUST!

Trish Hausmann
House Manager

To sign up to usher, click on the link to the show you wish to usher. You can then sign up online.