December 2018 Newsletter

The deadline to apply for the Send a Troupe to Conference Grant has been extended to December 17. If your troupe has not attended the state conference in the past three years, you are eligible to apply! Visit the Ohio Thespians website to download the application and explore other grant opportunities.

The 2019 All-Ohio Show is Just Around the Corner

DIRECTOR: Luke BovenizerMUSIC DIRECTOR: Ian LeRoyELIGIBLE CAST: Active high school thespians from the state of OhioTITLE: Carrie: The MusicalDATES OF COMMITMENT:September 1, 2018: Audition/Tech Applications will open via November 1, 2018: Applications CloseNovember 18, 2018: In-person Callbacks at Westerville South HSDecember 9, 2018: Meet and greet / Read through at Westerville South HSJanuary 18-21, 2019: First[…]

Tickets are available Saturday, March 10!

To address concerns that have been raised in the past, we are implementing some new procedures for 2018 to help give as many troupes as possible access to shows. Every school will receive two unique login codes for our BookTix site. One login will be for shows and one will be for workshops. We anticipate these codes to[…]

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March is Theatre in Our Schools Month

The Educational Theatre Association and the International Thespian Society have partnered with the American Alliance for Theatre & Education (AATE) to sponsor Theatre in Our Schools to raise public awareness of the impact of theatre education and draw attention to the need for more access to quality programs for all students. Theatre in Our Schools presentations and advocacy may happen anytime in schools, theatres, and[…]

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[…]