Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship theatres with an international reputation for producing work of the highest quality. Recent transfers internationally and to the West End include the award-winning Gypsy, Singin’ in the Rain and Taken at Midnight.


Please note we are not currently accepting applications for work experience until Spring 2017.

Chichester Festival Theatre is keen to support people who are committed to pursuing a career in theatre or within the Arts sector. If you are passionate about working in theatre, music, dance or community arts and would like to experience working in a busy and vibrant theatre, please email for more information about Work Experience opportunities ordownload our Work Experience pack.


We have a number of voluntary roles available to work with our Learning, Education and Participation department. Download the role descriptions below and to register interest please contact, or to register for the Chaperone Volunteer role please email

Please note, as the Chaperone Volunteers will be needed for a fixed period of time you will need to register interest before 11 November.


Chaperone Volunteer

Archive Volunteer Copy.

Archive Volunteer

Digitisation Volunteer.

Digitisation Volunteer

Tour Guide.

Tour Assistant Volunteer

Tour Assistant.

Tour Guide Volunteer


Transcription Volunteer

Chichester Festival Theatre is for everyone and diversity is central to our success.