Scenes from the Bushnell


The Bushnell's Supporting Cast of more than 600 volunteers contribute 35,000 hours of service at The Bushnell each year. Bushnell volunteers lead tours of the historic Hall, act as ushers and perform other important duties during performances. Behind the scenes, they work as office assistants, performing tasks necessary to The Bushnell's continuing operation.

Requirements for Participation
The volunteer program welcomes individuals who meet the following requirements, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin.

Applicant must be:

  • At least 16 years of age.
  • Able to perform the required duties.
  • Willing to commit to one full year of service as a volunteer.
  • Willing to attend and complete all aspects of the orientation/training cycle.
  • Willing to commit to a minimum of two four-hour shift of service per month.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Bushnell is currently accepting applications for the 2015 – 2016 season.

Click Here to Apply Online.

For more information please contact Volunteer Services via email at, or on our Recruitment Line at 860-987-6037.

Current Volunteers
Current Volunteer Information Center - Access your volgistics account.

2013-2014 Volunteer Awards

Rookie of the Year:  Linda Nielson

Volunteers of the Year:  Rick Baver