Gateway Applications Now Open

Apply for the 2023 Gateway Program — a mentorship opportunity for students from underrepresented populations within our industry. Click here to apply.


Call for Proposals open!

We are now accepting session proposals from live entertainment professionals, practitioners and educators for the USITT Annual Conference & Stage Expo in St. Louis, Missouri. March 15 – 18, 2023. All sessions being presented at USITT must be submitted for consideration. Please submit your session ideas today!

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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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