Volunteers & Placements

Young People’s Technical Team required...

...for our youth musicals. There are a number of roles that we want to offer to young people and members of the community who wish to gain experience working backstage. You must be reliable and passionate and be aged 15 - 25 years.

To sign up to our Young People’s Tech Team contact Jenny on 01924 330 065 or email with name, age and contact details.

Work Placements

We are not currently able to provide week long placements for under 18-year-olds.

If you are over 18 and interested in a specialist placement within our Learning and Participation team, please send a current CV and cover letter to Rhiannon Hannon.


If you are 16 or over and interested in volunteering as a Front of House Steward then please register your interest with Paul Mellin and he will be in touch when there is a position available.

Box Office: 01924 211 311

Minicom (text-type users): 01924 215 522

Theatre Royal Wakefield, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2TE

Wakefield Theatre Royal and Opera House was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1894.