>
> We're curious about how other dance organizers handle the task of sitting
> at the door and taking money.
>
>
> Who does it?
>
> - organizers?
>
> - volunteers?
>
> - a mix?
>

​At Peterborough NH, it's mostly volunteers, occasionally an organizer
fills in. We're lucky that these days typically 2 out of our 3 45-minute
slots are filled by the same people every time.

- nobody?
>

​At the Nelson NH dance, it's honor system with a fiddle case at the door.
​

> - how many people at a time?
>
> How is it done?
> - scheduling people to do the task (how?)
>

One of the organizers confirms that we have doorsitters for the upcoming
dance
​, usually by email or Facebook Messenger.
​


> - vetting/soliciting the vols (any parameters?)
>
> - how long does each person sit at door on a given dance eve?
>

​45-60 minutes
​

> - any compensation/barter?
>
​Free admission to the Peterborough dance​


>
> Other relevant info?
>

​We're trying to keep a tally using an iPad app.
​We give out "second dance free" tickets to anyone who has never contra
danced before, so that when they come back, their next time is free.​

Lisa
Monadnock Folklore Society



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