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EdTA offices are moving
Over the weekend of September 20-24, the offices of the Educational Theatre Association, home of the International Thespian Society, are moving to a new location in Cincinnati. The only thing changing is our street address, which will be 4805 Montgomery Road, Suite 400, Cincinnati, Ohio 45212. Our post office box, phone numbers, and email addresses are all staying the same. Please note there may be a brief delay in responding to your inquiries over those couple of days. Thank you in advance for your patience and understanding.

Join the Educational Theatre Association

Learn more about the benefits of EdTA membership.

Join the Educational Theatre Association to enjoy professional support and outstanding educational and recognition programs for teachers, students, artists, and arts advocates. We serve as the eyes, ears, and voice of the entire school theatre community, advocating for a stronger role for theatre education in the curriculum.

Individual member

Members of the Educational Theatre Association such as teachers, administrators, artists, college students, and even parents receive a wide variety of benefits designed to propel professionals and facilitate involvement in theatre education. Members receive Dramatics magazine, Teaching Theatre journal, and increased access to excellent professional development and networking opportunities.



Thespian troupes and Junior Thespian troupes provide young people with the opportunity to earn recognition, form friendships, and enrich their education.

International Thespian Society

Theatre Education Community

All who care about arts education are invited to participate in EdTA’s Theatre Education Community. A free, open, far-reaching, and diverse online forum, the Theatre Education Community is an exciting resource.

Theatre Education Community

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