If you have a strong desire to improve cultural awareness and strengthen civic and cultural pride in the historic Madame Walker Theatre – then you may be the perfect volunteer! In addition to financial and in-kind gifts, volunteering is a way to help the Madame Walker Theatre Center achieve its very powerful and important mission. There are a number of volunteer opportunities from event assistant or tour guide – to greeter and web designer. If you have time, passion, and a skill you’d like to share with the Madame Walker Theatre Center, please complete the form below or contact Fran Mayes, lead event assistant and volunteer coordinator at fmayes@thewalkertheatre.org or by calling 317-236-2099

Current Volunteer Opportunites Available
  • History & Heritage Center attendant – 2-4 hour shifts on any day(s) between Monday – Saturday between 9 am – 6 pm


  • Jazz on the Avenue and event attendant – various depending on event dates


  • Receptionist/Clerical – any 2-4 hour shift on any day(s) between Monday –Saturday between 9 am – 6 pm


  • Social Media Specialist/Blogger – hours vary based on volunteer availability




The Madame Walker Theatre Center exists to advance the legacy of our namesake through art, entertainment, cultural education, youth empowerment, entrepreneurship and civic engagement.