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Latest Discussion Posts

  • I am looking for la ronde play recommendations. I remember reading one in my freshman year of college where the story took place in Woodstock and the item that progressed through the next scene was a gun I believe. Does anyone know of this play or any ...

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    Copyright laws

    Hello! What are the copyright laws with monologue and scenebooks?  Am I allowed to make copies of scenes and monologues to give to my students or do I need a class set? Can they perform the scenes for an audience in a showcase as long as I do not charge ...

  • Does anyone have suggestions for school appropriate one act plays relating to the themes of ecology, environment, climate change etc. to perform as part of a week long climate change event at our middle school? Looking forward to reading your recommendations! ...

  • Hello all!  I am directing a production of "Grease" and am wondering if anyone knows about the process of obtaining performance rights for the songs from the film version (You're the One that I Want, Sandy, Hopelessly Devoted to You, the title song). ...

  • We are doing in right now.  No issues at all - it's full of joy and features connections between a variety of characters.  Many characters get to sing solos and/or duets - so it's suited well for high schools - and the music is easy to learn. We are ...

Community Blogs

  • This is one part of a  series of blogs  about maximizing your experience with our online Community, not only to help newbies get their bearings but to also help experienced users learn more and take the next steps, or assist others. Today, I'll tell ...

  • Earlier this year, we launched a brand new Community program called Mentor Match . This unique online networking and career development tool is an EdTA members-only benefit that helps you find, connect, and share experiences with others. Our Mentor ...

  • This is one part of a  series of blogs  about maximizing your experience with our online Community, not only to help newbies get their bearings but to also help experienced users learn more and take the next steps, or assist others. Today, I will ...

  • Earlier this year, we launched a brand new Community program called Mentor Match . This unique online networking and career development tool is an EdTA members-only benefit that helps you find, connect, and share experiences with others. Our Mentor ...

  • This is one part of a  series of blogs  about maximizing your experience with our online Community, not only to help newbies get their bearings but to also help experienced users learn more and take the next steps, or assist others. Today, I will ...