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Becoming a member to Theatre Historical Society of America allows you to be a part of a theatre tradition. Founded in 1969, THS continues to celebrate and document the rich architectural, cultural and social history of America’s theatres because of support like yours.  Become a member and show your support.

Over the years, our one-of-a-kind collections have provide source materials and research for:

● National Geographic’s We Americans
● Turner Classic Movies’  “Moguls and Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood”
●The restoration of New York’s New Amsterdam Theatre
● The restoration of Chicago’s Oriental Theater
● Countless National Historic Landmark applications
● Numerous scholarly and academic papers

This year alone, because of the support our members, we were able to:

●Increase access to our one-of-a-kind collection (both online and in-person)
●Celebrate theatres by planning local events and bringing members together
●Provide complimentary research to historic theatres and preservation groups
● Share stories and new research in Marquee™ and other publications
● Build stronger connections with like-minded individuals and organizations
We invite you to view our latest print newsletter for more exciting achievements.
But the cost of preserving these priceless materials is significant.

We need your support to help us preserve and share these resources with the world at large. Become a member today.

In gratitude, members of THS receive the following benefits including:

RIALTO LEVEL (Dues Only) $60
Advance notice of THS news and events
Member benefits that include:
●One-year subscription to Marquee® (including the Annual)
●Discounts on research in the Archives Collections
●Discounts on merchandise in our online shop
●Discounts on THS event registrations
●Voting rights in the Society
●Access to the members-only section of

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Click here for Rialto Level – Europe & Pacific Rim


CAPITOL LEVEL (Dues & Donation) $61-99
●All of the benefits listed above
●Listing in the Annual Report

Click here for Capitol Level – Canada & Mexico

Click here for Capitol Level – Europe & Pacific Rim

FOX LEVEL (Dues & Donation) $100-249
●All of the benefits listed above
●8”x10” print from the Archives Collection (Choose from LA, NYC or Chicago — please indicate preference in “Order Notes” in shopping cart.)

UPTOWN LEVEL (Dues & Donation) $250-499
●All of the benefits listed above
●THS Tote Bag

PARAMOUNT LEVEL (Dues & Donation) $500-999
●All of the benefits listed above
●20”x30”print from the Archives Collections of an image of your choice. (THS will contact you.)

BIJOU LEVEL (Dues & Donation) $1,000-4,999
●All of the benefits listed above
●Gift subscription to Marquee® for a friend

TIVOLI  LEVEL (Dues & Donation) $5,000-9,999
●All of the benefits listed above
●Assistance in booking personal theatre tours

ROXY LEVEL (Dues & Donation) $10,000+
●All of the benefits listed above
●A private lecture in your home

Membership is valid for 365 days from date of payment and is open to any individual or organization.

To become a member or renew your membership at an amount not listed above, please use the ‘Donate Now’ button.  

(Gift memberships are also available in all categories. To purchase a gift membership online, you must have the person’s email address.)