High schools and middle schools across the state are invited to participate in the tenth year of the Nebraska High School Theater Academy. This program is for any school, grades 7-12, that are looking for additional resources for their students.

To participate, schools must complete the online registration form. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Upon registration, schools will receive more information about the program, including an invoice for $125 that covers all opportunities for your school. Discounted fee rates are available for schools demonstrating financial need.






Production Information Form


NHSTA Handbook


Participation Statement

All participating schools with adjudicated musicals, plays or one-acts should plan on including the official NHSTA participation statement and logo in their printed program books. Download a copy of the Participation Statement below.


Media Release

Omaha Performing Arts must have a completed informed consent and photo release form on file for all students who participate in NHSTA activities. Teachers only need to submit one form per student for the 2023/2024 school year. Teachers are encouraged to submit forms for all students who might participate in NHSTA in any capacity (including appear in photos) at the beginning of the school year. Completed forms can be submitted via email, fax or mail. Download a copy below.