Become a Member
Founded in 1969 as a non-profit dedicated to celebrating the rich history of America’s historic theatres, the Theatre Historical Society of America exists today as a common ground for all who value the role of these historic structures in our social and cultural history. Membership dues directly support the programs of THS including support and care of our collections in the American Theatre Architecture Archive, our dedicated independent press and much more. Support in the form of membership helps us promote, connect and advocate for these cultural gems so they are here for future generations.
Members of THS receive the following benefits in thanks for their support, including:
• A yearly subscription to the THS flagship publication, Marquee™ as well as the yearly Annual magazine (a bonus edition!)
• Member discounts on THS events around the country including Conclave Theatre Tour.
• Access to member-only section of historictheatres.org (Join online and gain instant access!)
• Discounts on all American Theatre Architecture Archive research fees (including research, enlargements and usage fees.)
• Discounts on popular theatre-related titles and merchandise through the THS Bookstore.
• And more! (Click below to see the full list of benefits at each membership level.)
Membership is valid for 365 days from date of payment and is open to any individual or organization. Gift memberships are also available in all categories. To purchase a gift membership online, you must have the person’s email address.
|Student (U.S. only)
[FULL-TIME ONLY, with copy of registration receipt]
$30 for 1 year Join Now
|Basic/Rialto Level (U.S. only)||
$60 for 1 year Join Now
|Basic/Rialto Level (Canada & Mexico – via Priority Mail)
[$60 dues plus $15 postal surcharge]
$75 for 1 year Join Now
|Basic/Rialto Level (Europe/Pacific Rim – via Priority Mail)
[$60 dues plus $29 postal surcharge]
$89 for 1 year Join Now
Want to join at a higher level? Click here for additional levels.