Senior Sarah Parrott as the first ever recipient of the Jimmy Humphries Endowed Scholarship in Technical Theatre. Nominated by Centerville Performing Arts Center Manager Mike Cordonnier, Parrott was selected from a pool of talented nominees in recognition of her extraordinary commitment in the classroom and on the stage.“Sarah has always been a student that I[…]
Dr. JoBeth Gonzalez – known affectionately as Dr. G by her students – has been a leading advocate for theatre education in Ohio for decades. As a teacher at Bowling Green High School, she has directed innumerable plays and musicals, and served as the long-time leader of her school’s thespian troupe. Over 23 years at[…]
Congratulations to Centerville High School’s Bryan Miller, Ohio EdTA Theatre Educator of the Year!We are delighted to announce the selection of Bryan Miller as the 2017 Theatre Educator of the Year. Miller is the Performing Arts Center Technical Director at Centerville High School, and was chosen from a pool of student-nominated applicants in recognition of[…]
Your Junior Thespian Representatives:2016-2017 Junior Thespians Representatives: Becky Rhinehart , Jeremy Imboden2016-2017 Junior State Thespian Officers: Mimi Calhoun and Coco GonzalezJunior Thespian Update August 2016Dear Jr. Thespian Troupe Directors,This year, OEdTA is excited to bring many new opportunities to Ohio Junior Thespians.(For a printable PDF of these updates, click here)Become a Junior STO (State Thespian Officer)For many[…]
Your North Area Representatives:2016-2017 North Area Representative: Rex Stanforth , Natalie Henceroth2016-2017 North Area State Thespian Officer: Kayla MaddenNorth Area StARS:Northwest StARs (Student Area Representatives) are troupe members from Northern Ohio area that meet in order to plan the North Area Thespian Conference. It is a great way to network with other theatre students from all[…]
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