Link to the Audition Form
Deadline to submit the form is Friday, Dec. 22
Link to the Audition Video will be made available SOON.
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All-State Theatre will be a recognition program and production performance experience that is created to enhance the theme of the Thespian Festival and to showcase the amazingly talented thespians of our state. Selected All State Thespians will perform a musical number for the Closing Awards Ceremony
Festival Registration Information
By the first of December:
Any school that would like to participate in the PDA/SC ITS festival must register by the December deadline.
The School Registration online form will be active from September 25 - December 7, 2023.
NEW: Thespys Playwriting Entries submitted in December
The Playwrighting Thespy entries must be submitted by December 7. Playwrights will have the option to have their scripts adjudicated for Thespys, the PDA Playwriting Competition, or both. Find more information on the Original One-Act page.
NEW: Seeking nominations for PDA Outstanding Educator of the Year
Please click the online form to find out what it takes to nominate. DEADLINE: December 7, 2023
NEW: SC Thespians honoring Gold, Silver, and Bronze Troupes
Thespian Honor Troupes to recognize the hard work of the teachers and students in our chapter. No limit to the number of troupes that can apply or be recognized each year. The Honor Troupe Application is specific to the immediate past school year (2022-23). Points are awarded based on any and all work and activities your troupe participated in throughout the last school year from August 1 - July 30. Deadline: December 7, 2023.
NEW: SC Thespians All-State Thespys Showcase
Needing more information before you start with forms? Go to the page with a TIMELINE and further details:
For detailed information and the forms, please refer to the following pages:
Please be ready to submit all documents for the INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATION in January. This includes Thespys, Scholarship and STO applications for the students. It will also include the Play Tech Form, the School Administration Permission, and Parental Consent/Health Forms.
To go to the DELEGATE REGISTRATION page, click this link:
This page will have MULTIPLE Forms that will need to be submitted to finalize a school's and its delegate's registration.
The Online Form for DELEGATE REGISTRATION will be available on December 11, 2023 and will be open through Thursday, January 18, 2024. You will be able to submit payment or a purchase order at that time.
The First of February:
All applications and recommendations for Senior Awards and Student Thespian Officers must be submitted
All Thespy entries must be submitted to Open Water
All names have been verified for name badges and background checks (18+ year olds)
Before the Festival:
Teachers have in their possession Student Contract/Parental Consent/Health Forms
Four printed playbills for the One-Acts
Customized schedule for the school's delegates to know One-Act performance and/or Thespy sessions