Our Mission
The North Carolina Theatre Arts Educators seeks to advance the quality and scope of theatre education in North Carolina schools through professional development, collaboration, and empowerment of Theatre Arts Educators

April 4, 2020

The NC Young Playwrights Festival is a highlight of the NCTAE calendar each year! This year we will hold our annual celebration and showcase on April 4, 2020 at Triad Stage's Pyrle Theater. The audience will enjoy original plays written by award winning students from across North Carolina. Each year, this event is a celebration of theatre between teachers, students, UNCG college students, friends, and family! Join us to see what all the buzz is about! 

Winter Focus 2020

February 21-23, 2020

We once again joined together in February 2020 at the beautiful Trinity Center in Emerald Isle, NC to share a weekend of high-intensity, in-depth training and fellowship! This year we focused on the scenic painting. Visit our Winter Focus page to learn more about this awesome opportunities to earn CEU credits, enjoy the company of fellow theatre teachers, and gain new techniques to bring into the classroom!

September 25-26, 2020

We had such a wonderful showing at Fall Sharing 2019 at Pinecrest High School in Southern Pines, NC. Each workshop was dynamic and exciting, the vendors and guest were helpful and engaging, and the company was simply marvelous! If you enjoyed Fall Sharing 2019, join us on September 25-26 at NCTAE's 23rd Fall Sharing hosted by Weaver Academy in Greensboro, NC! Lindsey Clinton-Kraack will graciously welcome the members of NCTAE from across North Carolina to this unique, educational, family reunion-esque event! We thank all members, presenters, vendors, student & parent volunteers who make this event possible!

Our Advocacy Star Point Commitee seeks to keep the NCTAE community up to date on all policies and governmental decisions that effect teachers on a local, state, national, and global basis. Click on our ADVOCACY tab to stay informed about the latest on policies that effect our classrooms and the arts in North Carolina. Also, NCTAE provides several ways that you and your school can get involved with making your voice heard. Become a member today to join the Advocacy Star Point Committee and GET INVOLVED!

If NCTAE has made a difference in your professional life then consider supporting our efforts by donating today! Your donations will help to fund our many annual events, the Sue Scarborough Scholarship, and support for students and teachers across North Carolina. 


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Asheville, NC 28816-0662



Tel: 828-225-0429


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