Founded by Ben Hall in 1969, the Theatre Historical Society of America (THS) celebrates, documents and promotes the architectural, cultural and social relevance of America’s historic theatres. Through its preservation of the collections in the American Theatre Architecture Archive, its signature publication Marquee™ and Conclave Theatre Tour, THS increases awareness, appreciation and scholarly study of America’s theatres.

  • Theatre Historical Society Readerboard

    • Gary Martinez of Martinez + Johnson Architecture on Historic Theatre Restoration ... 3 days ago
    • Four Norfolk Theatres! ... 1 week ago
    • So Far We Visited 12 Theatres in 2 Days, Including Richmond’s Carpenter Theatre ... 1 week ago
    • Greetings From Richmond & Conclave Theatre Tour 2015! ... 1 week ago
    • 1st Nickelodeon Opened on This Day in 1905 ... 2 weeks ago

donate_button

Donate Now

become_a_member_button

Become a Member

e-newsletter

Join our E-Newsletter

2015 Conclave Theatre Tour

2015 Conclave Theatre Tour

Upcoming Events

Sun 15

Deadline: DuBuque Fellowship Applications

November 15
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every year for 5 years
Thu 31

Deadline: Weiss Award Entries

December 31
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every year for 5 years
Thu 31

Deadline: Book of the Year Nominations

December 31
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every year for 5 years
Fri 22

Deadline: Member of the Year Nominations

April 22, 2016
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every year for 5 years
Fri 22

Deadline: Honorary Member of the Year Award Nominations

April 22, 2016
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every year for 5 years

USITT 2015

Join us in Cincinnati this March!