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  • Anything new or exciting that anyone has produced ? Or an old classic worth revisiting? Please make suggestions. (Recently did "Ordinary People" and highly suggest it - very successful !) Jolaine Orlin Speech and Theatre Glenbard North High ...

  • I teach at a Boston Public School that is about 50% White 28% Asian 12%Hispanic 8%Black and then the rest is mixed race non-hispanic.  I would like to do In The Heights next year for musical for a variety of reasons. Leading of which is that I feel like ...

  • Does anyone know what the revisions were/are to the 2018 edition of  Almost, Maine ?  I did this about 8 years ago, and I was considering this for next year, but I only know it based on the earlier edition. thanks for your insight. Holly ------------------------------ ...

  • Hello! I am using Stage tracks for The Addams Family Musical. This is my first year without an accompanist. Usually he would vamp during set changes. I am finding set changes awkward without music. Any suggestions? -- Sara Giambalvo Vocal Music ...

  • Going on a week-long bender and - oh, you mean for the kids? Depending on the cohesion of each class, do an awards ceremony. Select one or two students to host the ceremony, see if any students want to perform - maybe a song, monologue or short scene ...

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  • Why I Didn't Want My Students to Do Summer Theater My classroom career started and ended at a school in Orlando. I taught there twice, in the mid 90’s and then again from ‘08-‘14. In the early years, I grew the position from part time to full time ...

  • One of the main goals for our Theatre Education Community is to help theatre students and professionals from all over connect and identify with each other in order to build resources and support the theatre education field. We shine a spotlight on a ...

  • EdTA delegates at the 2017 Educational Theatre Association Advocacy Day in Washington, D.C.  Be part of the change this summer on Capitol Hill In 2017, more than 90 Educational Theatre Association members convened in Washington. D.C. to participate ...

  • One of the main goals for our Theatre Education Community is to help theatre students and professionals from all over connect and identify with each other in order to build resources and support the theatre education field. We shine a spotlight on a ...

  • One of the main goals for our Theatre Education Community is to help theatre students and professionals from all over connect and identify with each other in order to build resources and support the theatre education field. We shine a spotlight on a ...