Box Office/Usher

  • Part Time
  • Chicago

Website revivalimprov The Revival

Improv-Based Theater & Education Organization

About the Organization:
The Revival is a vibrant cabaret-style comedy theater, bringing lively performances to the heart of Chicago’s South Loop. Our venue showcases a diverse array of entertaining acts, complemented by a rich selection of workshops, classes, and summer camps, providing a dynamic and engaging experience for our audience.

Supervisor:
Reporting directly to the General Manager, the Box Office/Usher is the primary point of contact for all theater patrons and ensures an enjoyable experience throughout the evening.

Hours:
Thursday through Sunday (Afternoon to Midnight), plus occasional Special Events. Box Office/Usher shifts are scheduled around performance times.

Expectations:

  • Process ticket sales and handle patron information in a professional manner.
  • Assist with concession operations and janitorial duties when necessary.
  • Prepare the theater for service.
  • Wipe countertops/tables.
  • Set up the venue (chairs, tables, etc.).
  • Greet patrons and artists upon arrival.
  • Facilitate the ingress and egress of patrons, including efficient scanning of tickets and entry into the house.
  • Facilitate ticket and concession sales throughout the evening.
  • Create a positive environment for artists, staff, and patrons.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • South Loop familiarity is preferred.
  • Reliable transportation is required.
  • Appreciation for the arts.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Experience in ThunderTix (or other ticketing software) is a plus.
  • Experience with POS systems is a plus.

Compensation:
$16.00/Hour
Free classes at The Revival for the entire duration of employment.

Instructions to Apply:

This position is available immediately with a flexible start date. Anticipated hours are Thursday to Sunday (Afternoon to Midnight). Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply promptly. No phone calls, please. The Revival LLC is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Send resume and cover letter to ben@the-revival.com.

To apply for this job email your details to ben@the-revival.com

Pay Rate/Range*: $16.00/Hour
Organization Address: 906 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
Organization Contact Name: Ben Werner
Organization Email Contact: ben@the-revival.com