Become a Charter Member of
Youth Theatre Association of America!
Itís an exciting time
for our countryís youth theatre community, and no one is covering it like the
National Youth Theatre Association of America!
summerís Third Annual National Youth Theatre Awards, which will be
announced next week, will honor outstanding work in youth theatre from more than
150 shows in 23 different states. That includes several world premieres,
including the school editions of Thoroughly Modern Millie, Sweeney
Todd, The Phantom of the Opera, Rent, and High School
Musical 2. And next year, with your support, weíll cover even more as we
continue building a team of judges and reviewers across the nation.
are now in the process of becoming a member-based nonprofit corporation. All
members who sign up over the next few weeks will be immortalized on a special
page of our website as our original charter members.
fees will help cover the costs of our website maintenance, awards programs, and
the expenses associated with covering as much theatre as possible (i.e., we do a
lot of traveling!). For schools and theatre companies, the posting of press
releases, calendar listings, and audition information will soon be exclusive
services for NYT members. Also, a link to your website will be included in the
monthly newsletter, and members get a 20% discount on all newsletter and/or
website advertising. Instructors, playwrights, and vendors will be listed
on our site under the appropriate category, be able to post any workshop
information, receive the advertising discount, and instructors will be listed in
Theatres - $80
Schools - $40
Students - $15/annual or $30/charter lifetime membership with T-shirt
Instructors - $30
Vendors/Playwrights - $30
Patrons - $50
Benefactors - $100 (includes T-shirt)
hope youíll join us in this massive effort to promote youth theatre around the
country. The more excitement there is in the youth theatre community, the more
actors and patrons will want to participate, which will be a boon for all
performers and theatre lovers for generations to come!
National Youth Theatre