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Latest Discussion Posts

  • Dear All, I am looking for some suggestions for some strong Middle School Play choices (comedies or with a comedic element). I'd certainly appreciate some input. Run-time should be 60 mins and no longer than 90 mins. Thank you in advance! ------------------------------ ...

  • Just wrapped callbacks and all of our roles are pretty much squared away except for Ursula. I have it down to 2 girls. One nails the singing everytime and the other nails the acting. Our Ariel is cast and would be taller by a noticeable amount from the ...

  • Has anyone done Avenue Q School Edition that can share their experiences? I have questions and concerns about content, casting and ensemble possibilities. If anyone can help I would be grateful. In producing this show, did you encounter pushback from ...

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    RE: High School Plays

    Look at Woody Allen's "Don't Drink the Water." it may be too advanced for younger audiences but highschoolers usually get it. It also has some male roles that can easily be switched and played by a female. For example father Drobney becomes sister Drobney. ...

  • Harvey is a classic! Watch the movie with Jimmy Stewart for a treat. Or... You Can't Take It With You Arsenic and Old Lace and Heaven Can Wait all come to mind. Julie Ingram Norris Middle School - Room 40 8th Grade ...

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. In this blog, ...

  • We recently launched a new Community program called Teaching Artist Directory . This directory is an EdTA members-only benefit that helps you find skilled theatre professionals to lead workshops in your classroom or at an event.  Our latest ...

  • There are undoubtedly a good number of you out there who are just beginning your career as a theatre educator. First of all, let us extend a sincere welcome and CONGRATULATIONS ! You have entered into one of the most rewarding (and at times, challenging) ...

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  • 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. In this blog, we'll ...

  • 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 ...