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Reasons to Join ASTR

Dialogue • Engage • Flourish

ASTR is one of the only performance membership associations dedicated to scholarship and research across the disciplines of theatre and performance studies. Committed to connecting colleagues across the globe, ASTR provides members with opportunities to collaborate, engage, and move the field forward.  


Membership Options

Annual membership runs from September – August.

Individual Member | $145 annual dues
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Contingent Faculty / Independent Scholar | $95 annual dues
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Retired Member | $65 annual dues
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Student Member | $50 annual dues
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Pay What You Choose | up to $90 annual dues 
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Renew Your Membership

Renewing your ASTR membership is quick and easy.

  1. Click here to login
  2. Click Manage Profile
  3. Click Membership

Membership Benefits

  • Three issues of Theatre Survey via
  • Access to ASTR online resources: Job List, Member Directory, and other archives
  • Manage favorite links, create blogs, and build and update profile pages
  • Join various groups and communicate with other members
  • Renew membership online
  • Register annual conference online with discounted rate

Graduate students play an integral part in the ASTR community. Student Members also have access to the Graduate Student Caucus area of the website, which includes a group page to develop resources, connect with others, and more.



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