Arts: Theatre

Professional

Organizations

Americans for the Arts
Americans for the Arts is the nation's leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts in America. With a 40-year record of objective arts industry research, we are dedicated to representing and serving local communities and creating opportunities for every American to participate in and appreciate all forms of the arts.
ARTS (Arts Recognition and Talent Search) Competition
Arts recognition and talent search, a program of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts.
ArtsEdge
ARTSEDGE supports the place of arts education at the center of the curriculum through the creative and appropriate uses of technology. ARTSEDGE helps educators to teach in, through and about the arts.
ArtsEdNet
The Getty's Art Education web site with links to lesson plans, curriculum ideas, image galleries and exhibitions.
Artsnet
An education clearinghouse of arts management resource available on the internet.
Artswire: New York Foundation for the Arts
For thirty years, the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) has served individual artists, promoted their freedom to develop and create and provided the broader public with opportunities to experience and understand their work.
Association for the Advancement of Arts Education
The Association for the Advancement of Arts Education teaches teachers how to use the arts to teach social studies, science, math and language arts! It's called arts integration-incorporating the arts into curriculum
The Educational Theatre Association
The Association provides a broad range of professional services and support to theatre educators an their students.
European League of Institutes of the Arts
The European League of Institutes of the Arts, ELIA, is an independent network of Arts Education Institutes, covering all the disciplines of the Arts: Dance, Design, Theatre, Fine Art, Music, Media Arts and Architecture. It was founded in 1990 and now has approximately 350 members in 47 countries.
Getty Center for Arts Education
The Getty Center for Arts Education has lesson plans, curriculum ideas, image galleries, exhibitions, talk and more.
National Center for Education Statistics
NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States and other nations.
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Find information about events at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
National Assembly of State Arts Agencies
The National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA) is the membership organization of the nation's state and jurisdictional arts agencies. NASAA's mission is to advance and promote a meaningful role for the arts in the lives of individuals, families and communities throughout the United States.
National Endowment for the Arts
The National Endowment for the Arts provides national recognition and support to significant projects of artistic excellence, thus preserving and enhancing our nation's diverse cultural heritage. The Endowment was created by Congress and established in 1965 as an independent agency of the federal government. This public investment in the nation's cultural life has resulted in both new and classic works of art reaching every corner of America.
National PTA Association
Web site for the National Parent Teacher Association.
PBS
This PBS web site has links to Arts related links which can be used in association with programs on the PBS stations.
Very Special Arts Florida
VSA arts of Florida Promoting the creative power in people with disabilities.

Florida Colleges of Education

Florida A & M University - Department of Visual Arts, Humanities,and Theatre
Florida Gulf Coast University - Theatre
Florida International University - Theatre
New College of Florida
University of Central Florida - Theatre
University of Florida - Theatre & Dance
University of North Florida
University of West Florida - Theatre

Professional Development

ArtsEdge Workshops
Calendar of workshops offered by ArtsEdge. Check to see if there is a workshop in your area.
Professional Development Links from ArtsEdge
A variety of resources for and about professional development.
PBS Adult Learning Service
Through the PBS Adult Learning Service web site you can find out about taking classes through video, telecourses or on-line.