To kick off Black History Month, we’re highlighting a few talented Black playwrights who have left their marks on the world of theatre – and on the entertainment industry as a whole. The list below contains a handful of historical pioneers, alongside new writers to watch. August Wilson American playwright August Wilson has been called […]

Like many creatives, you may be struggling with a lack of actors and techies for your productions. Perhaps you’ve been doubling – having one actor play multiple roles – or have had to take on behind-the-scenes work yourself due to a lack of backstage hands.  If you’re running out of bandwidth, you’re not alone. But […]

Casting the leads in your next production can be a make or break decision as it concerns your show’s overall success.  Should you go with the seasoned pro who harbors a bit of an ego, or the green hopeful who’s not so confident, but has the passion in spades? While there’s no true right or […]

One of the most exciting times in the theatre-making process is the audition phase – watching enthusiastic hopefuls enter the stage and (hopefully) dazzle you with their talents. While this time in the creation of your art is no doubt exhilarating, it can easily derail into a stressful situation if you fail to prepare, or […]

Today, we celebrate the life and legacy of activist Martin Luther King, Jr.  While MLK undoubtedly changed the course of American history through his profound work towards racial equality and advancing civil rights, the miniter’s reach didn’t end there. We explore a few ways MLK also influenced the world of performing arts, and artist expression […]

A letter from our CEO It’s likely you have already noticed a few updates to our website, and suffice it to say, I’m beyond excited to share this change with you all, but first I wanted to start with how we got here:   From the very beginning, our mission at On The Stage has been […]

On-Demand Webinar Watch this webinar with special guests Ben Hart & Brandon James (Seacoast Repertory Theatre, Artistic Directors), Ahmed Dents (San Diego Repertory Theatre, Director of Venue Experience & Artistic Associate), and host Tina Cocumelli (TBD Theatricals) to hear ways to rebuild and re-engage your audiences. In this session, our expert speakers discuss: Tactics to […]

As your fall season ensues, it’s time to focus on padding that bottom line. On The Stage has you covered with eight of our best fundraising ideas.

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On The Stage President Ryan Bush announces the release of the OTS Fundraising Suite, what it means for theatre, and reflects on the company’s journey.

On The Stage’s Producer’s Suite 2.0 release brings a powerful dashboard, updated user interface, and important core updates for customers.