Volunteer at Revels
Revels’ corps of active volunteers help in diverse areas — from building props for The Christmas Revels, to helping with special events, to office mailing parties and computer data entry. Revels volunteers gave over 16,000 hours of their time to Revels in 2018. THANK YOU. We couldn't do this without you!
Christmas Revels 2019 Volunteer Opportunities...
Date: Saturday, September 21st
Location: Herter Park Amphitheater in Allston
This free, festive event takes lots of volunteers to make happen!
Help is needed all day: setup in the morning, staffing tables and helping with puppets during the event, and clean up after.
If you are available to help any time, in any way, on Sept 21, please contact Jeanne Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-972-8300 x30.
General Office Support
Support Revels with office and computer tasks. Database skills and experience with software programs such as MS Excel or Raiser's Edge are helpful. Familiarity with InDesign, Photoshop, iMovie, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, or Joomla would also be helpful for design and website work.
Time: Weekdays, daytime hours. A minimum commitment of twice per month is requested.
Location: The Revels Office, 80 Mt. Auburn Street, Watertown, MA.
If you are interested in volunteering or would like more information, please contact Jeanne Kelly at email@example.com or 617-972-8300 x30.
A volunteer with solid experience editing video with a program such as iMovie or Adobe Premiere is needed to create videos such as short clips for the web, etc.
Archiving digital photos
A volunteer, ideally with Photoshop-type skills, is needed to work on archiving digital photos. Experience with Mac platform helpful.
Database, librarian-type organizing
A volunteer with database, librarian-type skills is needed to help organize the Revels multi-city repository of digital media.
Organizing in the Revels office
Revels has old paper files and binders, going back many years, which a volunteer could help to sort through and organize.
Converting videos (VHS to DVD)
A volunteer with some comfort with video converting equipment is needed to convert old VHS tapes of Revels shows to DVD.
Cleaning/organizing the Revels props warehouse
Volunteer(s) are needed to help clean up and organize the Revels prop warehouse in Somerville. Volunteers should be willing to get dirty and do some lifting! This may be a one-time "Clean up Day" and/or an ongoing project. A volunteer to help photograph props and costumes and help with organizing the space may also be useful.
If you would like more information about these projects, or would like to volunteer in any other way, please contact Jeanne Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-972-8300 x30