United States Institue for Thater Technology

Upstate New York Region

Building a Network of Theater Technicians & Information Across Upstate New York

Home About Upstate Regional Officers Upcoming Events Regional News About Membership Upstate Bylaws "Put Me On the Map" Design Photo of the Month Resource Guide USITT National Webpage


The Upstate New York Regional Section of United States Institute for Theatre Technology is the professional & educators regional resource for Education, Standards & Best working practices, Advocacy, Aesthetics,  Recognition, Support, and Opportunities in design, production, and technology in the performing arts and entertainment industry.
The Upstate Regional Section is made up of Freelance Professionals, IATSE Union Members, Production Companies, University Production Companies, Theater Consultants, Theater Vendors and Suppliers, Theatatrical Rental Houses, Theater Educators and other active working theater professionals in Upstate New York and Northern Pennsylvania. 
Students studying these fields are encouraged to participate in the Upstate programming. 
The USITT Upstate New York Regional Section is governed through an executive structure composed of volunteer members who are elected to office on a rotating basis, following the procedures established in the By-Laws.


There are three major meetings held annually. Theses Meeting are a Winter Job fair held in Jan or Feb, a spring meeting at the USITT national conference, and a Fall meeting held in Sep or Oct. Additional educational opportunities are available thought the year at various times. Please see the events page for news about more upcoming events.