How to Apply
1. Perform quality work in the theatre amounting to 10 points, 5 of which must be collected in Ridge Drama Club, as per Point Values Information.
Please note that one thespian point represents approximately ten hours of quality work.
3. Email the Point Record to AND
4. $50 (New Member) $30 (Returning Member) payable below.
Benefits of Membership
A recognized demonstration of achievement and a valuable addition to college and employment applications.
Thespian-level access to the Theatre Education Community.
Eligibility for scholarships, grants, and awards through EdTA and its chapters.
Invitations to perform,compete and audition at state and national festivals.
ITS members may continue to earn ITS points beyond induction to achieve progressively higher honors.
10pts - Induction.
60pts - Honor Thespian rank:
For outstanding contributions to the ideals of the Society and meritorious work in the field of theatre.
120pts - National Honor Thespian rank:
For exceptional commitment to the ideals of the Society and distinguished work in the field of theatre.
180pts - International Honor Thespian rank:
For extraordinary dedication to the ideals of the Society and exemplary work in the field of theatre.
Responsiblies of an ITS Member
To Remain in 'Good Standing', Members must...
Remain an active Ridge Drama Club member.
Compete at the New Jersey Thespian Festival.
Complete 5 hours of additional service to the Drama Club and/or community theater.
Complete one service project led and put on by Troupe 7742.