The Educational Theatre Association and International Thespian Society remain open for business to support teachers and students; contact our member service team at 513-421-3900 or memberhelp@schooltheatre.org. EdTA continues to monitor developments regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact upon schools, travel, and gatherings. The health and well-being of theatre teachers and students is our first priority. As school districts across the country restrict travel we announced the first-ever Virtual International Thespian Festival. Please continue to check our website for updates. (Posted March 27, 2020)

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