Volunteer for Story-Fest

Want to be a part of one of Australia’s largest spoken word festivals?

Volunteer with Story-Fest: Performing Writers Festival.

Story-Fest: Performing Writers Festival is 6 days of workshops, performances, poetry slams, talks and forums; culminating in the Australian Poetry Slam National Final at Sydney Opera House.

Catch Story-Fest in Parramatta Lanes Festival, City Recital Hall, Custom’s House and Sydney Opera House from 15-20 October 2019.

If you’re passionate about writing and performance and interested in working behind the scenes, we need your help at Story-Fest. Please, let us know your availability and preferred volunteer position/s.

There will be two volunteer induction meetings: Wednesday 2 October.

Volunteer Positions 

Bump-In & Bump-Out: Assist with set up and pack down of venues including light manual handling duties.

Runner: Available all day to run for production and do airport transfers – Driver’s License and car required (will be reimbursed)

APS Youth Team: Assist with the setup and running of workshop (lead tour) and pack down – WWCC required

FOH: Respond to general enquiries, sell merchandise, ushering and ticketing at box office.

Tech: Assist with Sound/LX & AV for tech run and performances.

Stage Manager: Help organise performers and ensure events run according to schedule.

Artist Liaison: Coordinate artists – ensure they all arrive and know their cues

Backstage: Supervise Green Room & accompany artists backstage.

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