EDTA’s ALN Now accepting applications for state chapter members

The Educational Theatre Association’s Advocacy Leadership Network ALN will begin accepting applications for new state chapter members on November 15. Launched in 2017, the ALN is designed to train state adult members in grassroots advocacy efforts on behalf of theatre and other arts education. The network selected members from 10 states in its first year and will[…]

October 2017 Newsleter

Welcome back, Ohio Thespians! Thank you to all the students, teachers, and volunteers who helped make this year’s LEAD such a success.In this month’s newsletter we have six items including announcement regarding scholarship opportunities and our monthly trivia question. Read on and be in the know!

September 2017 Newsletter

Welcome back, Ohio Thespians! In this month’s newsletter we have one important upcoming deadline, six news items, and the return of our monthly trivia question.When you’re finished reading, check out our new website with information about scholarships, grants, and how to become an honor troupe.

Don’t Miss Ohio Thespians Alumni Reunion & “Not Since High School” Cabaret

Please join the International Thespian Society and Ohio Thespians for the first ever Ohio Thespians Annual Reunion on Saturday, September 16th at the Short North Stage in Columbus, Ohio. Featuring local actors performing alongside current Thespian students, this event will bring together lovers of theatre to benefit programs that create access to theatre education for[…]

Ohio Unified Interview and Audition Day

Current Seniors are invited to attend the Ohio Unified Interview and Audition Day January 6, 2018, at Dublin Scioto High School. For the 5th consecutive year, Ohio Thespians is sponsoring a once-a-year opportunity for students to audition for Musical Theatre, Acting, Design & Technology, and General Theatre programs.  Universities from across the state and surrounding areas[…]

Centerville High School Student Sarah Parrott Named Inaugural Jimmy Humphries Scholar

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[…]

Centerville High School’s Bryan Miller: 2017 Theatre Educator of the Year

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[…]