University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Student Employment

Foellinger Auditorium and Lincoln Hall Theater maintain a staff of student workers that handle every aspect of production. Student staff members operate lighting, sound, the fly system, and spotlights, but also handle patron services such as ticketing, ushering, and security.

Students would serve as event staff, ushers, production/backstage crew to support the production of a variety of events including:

  • Lectures
  • Meetings
  • Talent Shows
  • Step Shows
  • Cultural Performances
  • Concerts
  • Receptions/Formal Functions

An ideal candidate would...

  • Have an interest in sound and light production
  • Work well with many different types of people
  • Be able to lift 30 or more pounds
  • Multi-task and prioritize
  • Make good decisions under pressure
  • Take initiative and pride in one's own work

We offer a competitive student wage, and also have a lot of fun doing what we do. If you are interested in working with us, please contact us for more information.

Our Student Staff

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