We are always looking for individuals interested in volunteering with RLT. All positions are volunteer and members contribute as much or as little time as they can.

We have special need for those interested in assisting with technical areas, such as lighting, sound, set construction, costumes and props. Whatever time or assistance you can provide is most welcome.

Membership in Rockville Little Theatre is open to everyone, with all levels of experience.

Membership dues start as low as $10, and we invite you join at a higher level or to make a tax-deductible contribution to RLT in addition to your dues. Members receive two FREE tickets for themselves or guests for every show they work on.

Print out our membership form and mail it to:

Rockville Little Theatre
P.O. Box 4466
Rockville, Maryland 20849-4466

RLT is committed to training its members. If you have a desire to try out a specific position, we will be happy to pair you up with a more experienced member. No previous experience is necessary.

Not all positions require physical labor. We always need volunteers to help usher, serve on various committees such as the Literary committee, sell season tickets, etc. If you have any talents you'd like to offer or any you want to develop, we welcome people of all ages, types, temperaments and abilities.

For more information, please e-mail volunteers@rlt-online.org.

No Experience Necessary
  • Costume Coordinators
  • Props crew
  • Set construction
  • House management
  • Ushers
  • Dressers
  • Stage hands
  • Scenery painting
  • Assistant Stage Managers
  • Assistant Producer(s)
Experience/Training Required

These positions require some training or previous experience.

  • Lighting execution
  • Lighting design
  • Sound execution
  • Sound design
  • Properties Master/Mistress
  • Producer

Volunteers of the 2016-17 Season!

We love all our volunteers, but the folks below made an extra special impression this season.
Jan Suit - The always ready, always able, can't imagine doing a show without her, volunteer extraordinaire!
Kathryn Stirling - Thoughtful and comprehensive contributions to all aspects of the production. Jake's Women
Bryant Jen - First time running lights -- ever -- and he was great. The Miracle Worker
Daniel Bentz - Best assistant everything. Daniel was everywhere, helping everyone. The Miracle Worker
Heather Andrews - Best Step(In) Mom. Nothing secondary about her performance as the (second) second Mrs. Keller. The Miracle Worker
Jen Katz - First time out as an RLT stage manager and successfully managed a technically complex show with a large cast. Book of Days
Narcy Klag - First time master carpenter, lead the construction of a set that received critical acclaim. Book of Days
Natalie McManus - Joined the show at the last minute and breathed life into the role of Martha (with a shout out in the review). Book of Days

Gatsby Build 2015
The Great Gatsby Build Session August 22, 2015

Literary Committee

Do you enjoy reading plays? Thinking about plays? Discussing plays with other theater lovers? The RLT Literary Committee gathers once a month to explore, examine and enjoy the pages behind the stage.

When: Monthly starting in September

Contact: Anne Cary at plays@rlt-online.org

Marketing Committee

Have a yen to spread the word? An itch to let the world know? Help RLT share the excitement of its 70th season.

When: Monthly starting in September

Contact: Marketing Committee at pubcomm@rlt-online.org

Usher Coordinator

An usher without coordination is no good to anyone. Help our ushers, be there for them, coordinate them into an efficient team, or at least schedule them for the 2018-19 season.

When: Ongoing starting in August

Contact: Dean Fiala at dfiala+rlt@gmail.com