Join the Educational Theatre Association

Join the Educational Theatre Association

Learn more about the benefits of EdTA membership.

To speak directly with a member of our team about membership options, benefits, or the process to join,
please email Membership Outreach Manager, Dan Doerger, EdD.

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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