Category: Foundation

Students from Cincinnati’s Gilbert A. Dater High School perform in a JumpStart Theatre showcase.
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5 Ways ETF Is Building Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for Students

As the 2020-21 school year draws to a close, it’s a good time to reflect on how the Educational Theatre Association (EdTA) has served our students and teachers. While no nonprofit has been untouched by the pandemic, EdTA operates at the intersection of three dramatically impacted industries: theatre, education, and live events. As such, this school year has been filled with challenges, change, and crisis.

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School theatre programs streamed hundreds of performances this year, including this Clue performance highlighted at ETF’s Theatre Alive gala.
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Standing Stronger: Lessons from the 2020-21 School Year

As the 2020-21 school year draws to a close, it’s a good time to reflect on how the Educational Theatre Association (EdTA) has served our students and teachers. While no nonprofit has been untouched by the pandemic, EdTA operates at the intersection of three dramatically impacted industries: theatre, education, and live events. As such, this school year has been filled with challenges, change, and crisis.

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JumpStart Theatre Virtual Bootcamp

JumpStart Theatre schools, like most educational theatre programs this year, have been struggling to find ways to make theatre happen and maintain student engagement. It was nearly impossible to identify

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ITS Student Leadership Training
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Diversifying ITS Student Leadership

Expanding diversity within the student leadership of the International Thespian Society is at the forefront of priorities for student representatives of the organization. The 2018-19 class of International Thespian Officers

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JumpStart Theatre Partners Go Virtual

With JumpStart Theatre school performances and regional Showcases canceled or postponed this year due to the COVID-19 crisis, our partners have found creative and innovative ways to keep theatre education

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Professional Development specifically designed for Theatre Educators

Learn from working professionals in the field, experts on educational best practices, and one another.