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    What are your favorite games, exercises, activities, whatever you want to call them, for getting actors to really listen to each other on stage? ------------------------------ Kristi Jacobs-Stanley New ... More

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    I can't find this in our current constitution nor in the ITS one.   Can an inductee vote for next year's officers?  Since they will be getting inducted when the new officers are taking their positions ... More

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    Just closed a wonderful run of Curtains (High School Edition), but on the closing performance most of the male ensemble decided to alter lyrics without my (the director) permission. I guess they thought ... More


April/May 2018 Dramatics cover


The April/May Dramatics features an exclusive Q&A with Josh Radnor, Thespian alum and star of NBC’s Rise. It also highlights tech theatre topics like scenic design basics and industry trends, a glimpse into Broadway electrics, and a backstage look at how to make puppets come to life. Read more.

Teaching Theatre

May/June 2018 cover of Teaching Theatre.

Teaching Theatre

Learn tips on scoring a script's time signature and navigating student divas in the May/June Teaching Theatre. This directing issue also explores a collaboration between a university's theatre department and its Title IX office to combat campus sexual assault, and provides a glimpse into the life of Met Opera director/Thespian alum Kathleen Smith Belcher.  Read more.

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    EdTA Advocacy Update May 22, 2018   The Advocacy Update is where you can find current national and state news concerning ...