Participate as much or as little as you can, we welcome you with open arms

If you are interested in helping with various aspects of the festival, such as housing, ushering and social activities, please use the Festival 56 General Volunteer Form (coming soon).

If you are interested in working in a hands-on capacity on Festival 56 productions, either in one of our shops or backstage, please use the Festival 56 Production Volunteer Form (coming soon).

Please mail your completed form to:
Festival 56
316 S. Main St.
Princeton, IL 61356

Or email the form to boxoffice@festival56.com.

For more information on volunteering or housing, please call the box office at (815) 879-5656 Ext. 11 or email us at boxoffice@festival56.com.

Recent News

Summer Youth Employment in The Arts 2024

Summer Youth Employment in The Arts 2024

Festival 56 has an exciting opportunity for high school students coming up this summer. We will offer up to three high school students and this year's graduates the opportunity to work as paid apprentices with the resident professional company with various aspects of...

Host Families Needed

Host Families Needed

As we gear up for an exciting summer of theatrical performances, we're reaching out to our incredible community for support.  Our theater is in need of host families for our talented actors and crew during their stay with us. Whether you have a spare room or can...


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For tickets, please leave a message at the Box Office phone 815-879-5656.

The Box Office opens one hour before performances


Festival 56
316 S. Main Street
Princeton, Illinois 61356