Author: Christa Skiles

Christa Skiles is the managing editor, digital publications for the Educational Theatre Association.

Five Questions with <br/>Matthew Troillett

Five Questions with
Matthew Troillett

Broadway publicist on saying yes to opportunity

Sep 20, 2019

Five Questions with Rachel Bloom

Five Questions with Rachel Bloom

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend brings musical theatre to TV

Sep 09, 2019

Quiz: 2019 Emmy Crossover

Quiz: 2019 Emmy Crossover

Celebrate theatre stars competing for TV’s highest honor

Sep 06, 2019

Championing Hope

Championing Hope

Tony winner Susan Stroman on The Scottsboro Boys

Aug 30, 2019

Five Questions with <br/>Esther Povitsky

Five Questions with
Esther Povitsky

Thespian alum and Alone Together star on deciding to have courage

Aug 26, 2019

Five Questions with Shreya Muju

Five Questions with Shreya Muju

Thespian alum on work ethic and following your dreams

Aug 21, 2019

Thespian Throwback: Thespians Onstage 1970s

Thespian Throwback: Thespians Onstage 1970s

Browse popular high school productions of the past

Aug 08, 2019

Quiz: Theatre in the 1960s and ‘70s

Quiz: Theatre in the 1960s and ‘70s

Test your knowledge of iconic shows

Aug 07, 2019

Where He Belongs

Where He Belongs

Grey Henson on being the person you want to work with

Aug 05, 2019

Five Questions with Andrew Lippa

Five Questions with Andrew Lippa

Thespian alum on proving your critics wrong

Aug 02, 2019

How They Spent Summer Vacation

How They Spent Summer Vacation

New ITOs share tips from Theatre Education Advocacy Day

Jul 31, 2019

Love Stories

Love Stories

Thespians share how they fell in love with theatre

Jul 30, 2019

John Cariani Meets His Troupe

John Cariani Meets His Troupe

Playwright takes Honorary Thespian status to heart

Jul 24, 2019

Five Questions with Drew Seeley

Five Questions with Drew Seeley

Variety is the secret to success for Thespian alum

Jul 15, 2019

Thespian Throwback: Thespians Onstage 1960s

Thespian Throwback: Thespians Onstage 1960s

View popular Thespian shows 50 years ago

Jul 04, 2019

Quiz: Screen to Stage

Quiz: Screen to Stage

How well do you know these musicals based on movies?

Jul 02, 2019

Five Questions with <br/>Dan Knechtges

Five Questions with
Dan Knechtges

Alum urges Thespians to be passionate, curious, and resourceful

Jul 01, 2019

Showcasing Student Writers

Showcasing Student Writers

Recapping the 2019 ITF’s Saturday

Jun 29, 2019

Thespians Get Chill

Thespians Get Chill

Recapping the 2019 ITF’s Friday

Jun 29, 2019

Tech, Tonys, and Laughter

Tech, Tonys, and Laughter

Recapping the 2019 ITF’s Thursday

Jun 28, 2019

Festival’s Got Talent

Festival’s Got Talent

Recapping the 2019 ITF’s Wednesday

Jun 27, 2019

Thespians Bring It

Thespians Bring It

Recapping the 2019 ITF’s Tuesday

Jun 26, 2019

A Place Thespians Shine

A Place Thespians Shine

Recapping the 2019 ITF’s Monday

Jun 25, 2019

Five Questions with John Bush

Five Questions with John Bush

ITO finds community in Thespian membership

Jun 21, 2019

Festival Preview: <em>Bright Star</em>

Festival Preview: Bright Star

Virginia Thespians make new musical accessible to high schools

Jun 19, 2019

Five Questions with Angela Lovelace

Five Questions with Angela Lovelace

ITO urges dreaming with eyes wide open

Jun 14, 2019

Festival Preview: <em>She Kills Monsters</em>

Festival Preview: She Kills Monsters

Missouri troupe explores fantasy role playing in action-packed show

Jun 12, 2019

Quiz: Theatre in the 1940s and ’50s

Quiz: Theatre in the 1940s and ’50s

Test your knowledge of iconic shows

Jun 11, 2019

Five Questions with Frances Louise Timberlake

Five Questions with Frances Louise Timberlake

Thespian alum on listening

Jun 07, 2019

Festival Preview: <em>26 Pebbles</em>

Festival Preview: 26 Pebbles

Pennsylvania Thespians tell story of hope and community

Jun 05, 2019

What You Need to Know About the 2019 Tony Awards

What You Need to Know About the 2019 Tony Awards

Celebrate Thespian nominees

Jun 03, 2019

Passion, Dedication, and Drive

Passion, Dedication, and Drive

Thespians share love for their theatre teachers

May 31, 2019

Festival Preview: <em>Bring It On</em>

Festival Preview: Bring It On

Kansas Thespians bring high school politics and high stakes cheerleading center stage

May 29, 2019

Five Questions with Aleis Work

Five Questions with Aleis Work

ITO encourages Thespians to break down walls

May 28, 2019

Five Questions with Audrey Burgoon

Five Questions with Audrey Burgoon

ITO encourages Thespians to explore outside their box

May 24, 2019

Festival Preview: <em>Peter and the Starcatcher</em>

Festival Preview: Peter and the Starcatcher

Maryland Thespians journey to Neverland

May 22, 2019