Broadway Back to School

The Educational Theatre Foundation’s annual benefit in New York City supports theatre education programs for schools in need by bringing together professional theatre artists and current high school Thespians. The event features performances and interviews, dreams and reminiscences, to give back and raise funds for underserved schools. An event highlight will be the presentation of the 2019 Broadway Back to School Award, recognizing the impact of key leaders in the theatrical industry and education in building access and excellence in school theatre.


Broadway Back to School 2019 takes place right after the EdTA National Conference in New York City, on Sunday, September 22 at the Edison Ballroom. Purchase individual tickets today or add your ticket onto a Conference registration.


If you are interested in being a Sponsor or Patron for Broadway Back to School 2019, please contact Marion Combs (513.977.5539)





Thespians Go Hollywood

Thespians Go Hollywood is the annual benefit in Los Angeles that supports theatre education programs for schools in need by bringing together film, theatre, and TV professionals, and current high school students. The life of late legendary producer Craig Zadan was celebrated at Thespians Go HollywoodHonoring the Life and Work of Craig Zadan on November 11, 2018 at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences’ headquarters in North Hollywood.


Zadan and his producing partner Neil Meron were honored with the inaugural Theatre for Life Award for their distinguished body of work. Donations in Zadan’s memory are being directed to ETF’s Craig Zadan Memorial Fund.


Read all about this year’s tribute event.

Check out the artists who have made Thespians Go Hollywood a success.