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Educational Theatre Foundation Celebrates New Beginnings

Educational Theatre Foundation Celebrates New Beginnings

On Tuesday, December 7, 2023, the Educational Theatre Foundation (ETF) celebrated its new chapter of leadership and programming with an NYC relaunch party hosted by Princess Grace Foundation President and

December 7, 2023
5 School Theatre Programs Awarded Racial Equity Grant

5 School Theatre Programs Awarded Racial Equity Grant

The Educational Theatre Foundation (ETF) has selected five high schools for the 2023-24 Pathway grant program, an initiative fostering racial equity through school theatre. Building on the success of the

November 28, 2023
Announcing the Winners of “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” Grant

Announcing the Winners of “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” Grant

In its inaugural year, The Unsinkable Molly Brown Grant has awarded 16 high school theatre programs with $160,000 in grant funding to mount productions of the Meredith Willson musical. Announced

November 13, 2023
Inside the Revisions of “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” 

Inside the Revisions of “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” 

A Conversation with Tony Award® Nominee Dick Scanlan Photo credit: The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Hale Center (2022)Originally written in 1960, The Unsinkable Molly Brown is a fictionalized account of the life

October 13, 2023
Announcing 2023 International Thespian Festival Grant Recipients

Announcing 2023 International Thespian Festival Grant Recipients

Thespians from Maryland, North Carolina, and British Columbia have been awarded grants to attend ITF in 2023.

April 11, 2023
Pathway Program Launches Nationwide

Pathway Program Launches Nationwide

Educational Theatre Foundation Expands Racial Equity School Theatre Program

March 4, 2023

ETF in the Press

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Princess Grace Foundation Partners with Educational Theatre Foundation to Establish New Theatre Scholarship

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Neil Meron and Stephen Schwartz Join Educational Theatre Foundation Honorary Board

Tina Fey, Wayne Brady Sign On for Educational Theatre Foundation Gala

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Chasten Buttigieg Joins Educational Theatre Foundation Virtual Benefit Gala “Theatre Alive!” All-Star Line-up

Kenny Leon and The Shubert Organization to be Honored at the Educational Theatre Foundation Virtual Gala

Educational Theatre Foundation Awards Thespian Relief Grants

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Educational Theatre Foundation’s Project Sing Out! Wins Gold Hermes Creative Award

Craig Zadan Memorial Fund for Racial Equity Aims to Bring Diversity and Equality to American School Theatre Programs

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Jeffrey Seller, University of Michigan, Educational Theatre Foundation Announce Initiative to Bring Theatre Education to Detroit

Rachel Bloom, Mandy Moore and Brandy to Perform at Thespians Go Hollywood Gala

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Educational Theatre Foundation Raises Over $155,000 at 2019 Broadway Back to School Gala

Jennifer Hudson, Renee Zellweger and More Remember Craig Zadan at Star-Studded Tribute

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Hamilton Producer Jeffrey Seller Will Help Expand Educational Theatre Foundation’s JumpStart Theatre Program

This High School Drama Club is a Real-Life “Rise”

Exclusive: These 50 High Schools are Getting a “Rise” from NBC Theater Grants

Reaching for Untapped Donors: Behind a Push to Boost Funding for Theater Education

If You Like the Arts, Save the NEA Advocates, Tell Lawmakers

Talk About Your Spring Awakening