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The Upfront Theatre is hiring!

Box Office and Concessions Staff

Our Box Office and Concessions staff are responsible for in-person box office operations, concession sales and providing excellent customer service. The successful candidate will work well in a fast-paced environment, utilizing their great time management, interpersonal communication, and problem solving skills. Experience in a live performance venue or food/customer service is a plus. Enthusiasm for improv comedy is a must!


ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to: 

  • Running box office operations, including greeting will call patrons/selling tickets at the door and resolving issues with ticket purchases

  • Providing guests with a positive & professional experience during their visit 

  • Selling pre-packaged snacks and canned/pre-made alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages

  • Be knowledgeable and answer questions about The Upfront, shows, and classes 

  • Be the point person for any volunteers assisting at shows

  • Ensuring basic cleanliness of the theatre pre and post show



  • 21 years of age or older (this position will be serving alcohol)

  • Has or is willing to obtain WA MAST permit

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS include but are not limited to: 

  • Exceptional customer service with outstanding people skills 

  • Experience working with a POS system in a theater or retail setting

  • Enjoys working with people 

  • Works collaboratively and independently 

  • Ability to problem solve under pressure 

  • Excellent verbal communication skills 


HOURS: Part time, Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays 6:30pm-11:30pm*, with occasional opportunities to staff on-site private shows at other dates/times

*Candidates are not required to be available every Thurs/Fri/Sat, but candidates with more regular availability will receive priority

PAY RATE: $18/hr

START DATE: ASAP, Nov 1st at the latest


The Upfront Theatre is committed to social equity and justice and encourages candidates of all racial and gender identities, cultural, ethnic, and economic backgrounds, and of any sexual orientation to apply. The Upfront Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status in employment or the provision of service.

Email your resume and why you'd love to work with us to, with the email subject "Your Name -Application."

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