Thespian Nation

News about Thespians, troupes, chapters, and alumni.

Dance Nation

Dance Nation

Catching up with three leading choreographers and Thespian alums

Jun 30, 2020

So Fetch

So Fetch

Tina Fey’s advice for theatre and life

Jun 29, 2020

Introducing the 2020-21 ITOs

Introducing the 2020-21 ITOs

Six student leaders elected to represent Thespian voices

Jun 26, 2020

Changing Lives

Changing Lives

Stephen Schwartz honors Corey Mitchell with inaugural award

Jun 26, 2020

Thespians’ Big Night

Thespians’ Big Night

Inaugural Thespys ceremony to be broadcast live June 26

Jun 25, 2020

Discover new voices

Discover new voices

Preview the 2020 Next Generation Works scripts

Jun 25, 2020

Your Voice Is Your Power

Your Voice Is Your Power

Exploring racism and racial equity in entertainment

Jun 24, 2020

2020 Thespians: It’s Your Time

2020 Thespians: It’s Your Time

Recapping the Virtual ITF opening ceremony

Jun 23, 2020

Quiz: Main Stage Marathon

Quiz: Main Stage Marathon

Do you know these International Thespian Festival throwbacks?

Jun 22, 2020

Faces of ITS: Casey Scott

Faces of ITS: Casey Scott

Iowa Thespian says theare teaches patience and tolerance

Jun 18, 2020

Five Questions with <br/>Anna Hastings

Five Questions with
Anna Hastings

ITO and lifelong performer has family tradition of giving back

Jun 17, 2020

Festival Profile: <em>Lost in Yonkers</em>

Festival Profile: Lost in Yonkers

Troupe 3964 finds family in high-stakes dramatic comedy

Jun 16, 2020