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Arts Council of the Valley (ACV) is proud to offer an internship program that provides hands-on, rich educational experiences for students by promoting arts engagement in a professional gallery.


Volunteering with Court Square Theater is a great way to support the arts in your community. Every volunteer sees the show FOR FREE! As long as you’re booked, we’ll save a seat for you. You’re also provided with one drink (non-alcoholic) and one snack of your choice. For more details about volunteering, click the button below.


Concessionist - Court Square Theater

Arts Council of the Valley is currently hiring

Join the team at Court Square Theater (CST)


Applicants be at least 21 years of age. Applicants must have a somewhat flexible schedule, be able to work evenings and weekends, and have excellent cash handling and audience-relations skills, Theatrical/Cinematic (familiarity with stage lighting instruments and sound equipment) experience is a plus.

The hours can vary month to month depending on the theaters event schedule. 
The successful candidate will receive thorough training in all areas of responsibility. The starting wage is between $9 - $10 depending on experience.


Selling concessions during live theater, rentals and music events
Maintain concession supplies
Inform CST House Manager of supplies inventory
Conduct beginning and end of shift accounting and closing procedures and reports.
Cleaning of concessions area
Selling of alcoholic beverages 
Enforcement of ABC regulations
Potential for On-Call House Management, or Movie shifts
Helping with load-in and load-out for performing artists (musicians, dancers, etc.)
Assisting the House Manager with any other duties over the course of each event
Staying after closing to help House Manager with any other cleaning duties.
Selling of merchandise, gift cards or ACV memberships during events. 
Helping to raise money for ACV through solicitation of donations.


Free admission to all CST Movies. 
Free tickets to some CST events.
Exposure to local arts and culture. 
Training on technical operations of movie projector and sound equipment

To Apply:

Inquires should be directed to: Mark Finks at or (540) 433-9189.
Please send a letter of application, resume and three references to

Applications can be picked up at Court Square Theater 4pm - 10pm most days or at the Smith House 311 S. Main Street

Mon - Fri, 9am -5pm

ACV's Mission:

Cultivating the arts; connecting communities in the City of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. Court Square Theater is dedicated to enriching the cultural life in the City of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. We offer diverse programming (including theatrical performance, special events, live music, films, facility rentals), reaching some 35,000 patrons annually.

Arts Council of the Valley is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. The Arts Council of the Valley is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This organization does not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.