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Ken Vannice Electrical Workshop

Through a special arrangement with Clearwing's AVL Expo, USITT will offer a one-day Basic/Intermediate workshop designed to give participants a deeper understanding of the hazards and consequences of working with electricity with emphasis on the entertainment industry. Click here to register!

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New TECHnically Speaking Podcast Episode!

Catch up on all of our TECHnically Speaking podcast episodes! Click here to listen.


Want to Get Involved with Publications?

PUBS is for you! Members who are interested in getting involved with publications in any capacity – as article or review authors, peer reviewers for articles, as editorial board members, Publications Committee members, or award nominators – are always welcome to reach out. Click here to learn more.

Board of Directors Nominations Now Open!

Know someone who would be a great asset to our Board of Directors? Nominate them by Oct. 1, 2023 for a chance to serve the Institute.

Interested in Advertising & Sponsorship?

USITT members represent an extraordinary array of visionaries who are shaping the future of entertainment production.

We invite you to connect with this exclusive audience of theatre and entertainment professionals, product innovators, academic institutions, students, and other industry specialists through our print, digital newsletters, podcast, and website advertising opportunities.


Make a Gift to USITT

For many 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations, USITT included, donations are a lifeline. We are able to continue to expand our online offerings to our members and to our industry during the pandemic thanks to membership dollars and the generosity of our donors. Explore Donation Options

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USITT connects performing arts design and technology communities to ensure a vibrant dialogue among practitioners, educators, and students. USITT was founded in 1960 as an organization to promote dialogue, research, and learning among practitioners of theatre design and technology.

Today, the Institute boasts thousands of members at all levels of their careers and has embraced the new technologies being used in entertainment. USITT is now the leader in life-long learning opportunities for the entertainment design and technology industry.

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