Volunteer with Orpheus
The Orpheus Musical Theatre Society is a not-for-profit charity organization, and as such, relies heavily on the time and commitment generously donated by its members. If you are interested in volunteering, please send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join a Committee
Orpheus relies on committees to keep its operations running smoothly. If you are interested in being a part of one of the committees below, or would like more information, please contact us email@example.com.
The Angel Committee will work on maintaining/sustaining the Angel donor program and establishing initiatives to better engage/support current Angels and attract new Angel donors.
The Archives Committee maintains a record of the history, shows and activities of the Orpheus Musical Theatre Society.
Budget and Finance Committee
The Budget and Finance Committee is responsible for assisting the Treasurer in dealing with all financial matters for the Society.
The Bylaw Committee is responsible for proposing specific word changes to the Bylaws, and reasoning for such change, upon request from the Board for notification to the membership.
Fundraising and Development Committee
The Fundraising and Development committee will fundraise, as required, for Orpheus utilizing a number of methods.
The Hospitality Committee provides support, generate ideas, recruit, train, engage and evaluate volunteers in order to ensure hospitality duties are managed for OMTS events.
Learning and Special Events Committee
The Learning and Special Events Committee provides learning opportunities to the membership and Greater Ottawa Community that contributes to Orpheus Musical Theatre’s sustainability by ensuring the highest quality product and, doing everything feasible to enhance volunteer capacity and their experience.
The Nominating Committee is responsible preparing a slate of proposed directors to be presented to members at AGM, ensuring that at least one Orpheus member is willing to stand for each Board position to be elected in that year.
Production Personnel Committee
The Production Personnel Committee is responsible for making recommendations to the Board regarding candidates for honoraria production positions.
The Publicity Committee is responsible for the overall decision making and organization of all shows publicity materials, including but not limited to: printed posters, advertising, media releases, public appearances, social media, website etc. The committee will also be responsible for the overall decision making and organization of all marketing initiatives set forth by the Director of Marketing.
Show Selection Committee
The Show Selection Committee is responsible for choosing the four shows that make up the Orpheus season.
Volunteer and Membership Committee
The Volunteer and Membership Committee looks after issues regarding members and volunteers.
Join our Production Team
If you're interested in joining our production teams and filling a vacant position on any of our upcoming shows, please send an email to our Recruitment Director, John Litster: . All applications will be acknowledged by e-mail. Please include a phone number where you can be reached.
The following positions are currently open
Become a Member of Orpheus!
Orpheus Members enjoy the benefits of a monthly newsletter (Lyre), priority audition bookings, and much more... At a cost of only $30/1 year or $50/2 years, your membership is a great way to stay connected with the Society! If you're interested in becoming a member of Orpheus, please download our Membership form below and mail it in to Orpheus with payment.
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