Make your case

Make your case for chartering a Thespian troupe.

Planning a presentation to show the benefits of having an International Thespian Society troupe? Make your case to administrators, parents, or students using any combination of the tools and resources below.


Meet EdTA 
Kick off your presentation with this upbeat, four-minute overview of the Educational Theatre Association, including the honor society and student programming.

Why Charter An ITS Troupe?
A PowerPoint presentation outlining the benefits of ITS membership to parents, administrators, or students.

International Thespian Society brochure (PDF)

Complement your presentation with this take-home overview of ITS opportunities and benefits.

Educational Theatre Association brochure (PDF)
Complement your presentation with this take-home overview of EdTA and its mission. 

EdTA mission sheet

Complement your presentation with this overview of our vision, mission and strategies.



EdTA’s nationally renowned bimonthly magazine for theatre students and teachers emphasizes practical information and resources. Highlight this key Thespian and troupe director benefit in your presentation and share the link for your group to read online.
Teaching Theatre
EdTA’s bimonthly professional journal is devoted to keeping educators abreast of the latest developments in every aspect of the field. Introduce this benefit publication in your presentation as one of the many ways ITS affiliation helps troupe directors grow as professionals.