Peace, Love, And Thespians
Registration is now open:
NEW THESPIAN ADDRESS!!!
Please update your records and communicate to your bookkeepers!
FLORIDA STATE THESPIANS
4522 W. VILLAGE DRIVE #307
TAMPA, FL 33624
NO MAIL WILL BE RECEIVED AT ANY OTHER ADDRESS
Mainstage Selections for Festival 2018:
**Please note: only registered participants may attend ticketed events at the State Festival. These shows will not be open to the public or available for Day Pass holders**
Congratulations to the following troupes on being selected as Mainstage Productions for Festival 2018!
Morsani Hall: 9 to 5 (troupe 7-5880)
Ferguson Hall: Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind (troupe 14-6272)
Tampa Theatre: Forever Plaid (troupe 4-5590)
TECO Black Box: Arabian Nights (troupe 5-6303)
Morsani Hall: Side Show (troupe 9-5742)
Ferguson Hall: Bright Star (troupe 5-1983)
Tampa Theatre: Dancing at Lughnasa (troupe 12-6180)
TECO Black Box: Ain’t Misbehavin (troupe 6-5352)
TECH TITLES 2018
Picasso at the Lapin Agile by Steve Martin (Samuel French)
Mystery of Irma Vep by Charles Ludlam (Samuel French)
The Women by Clare Boothe Luce (Dramatists Play Service)
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry (Samuel French)
Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Simon Stephens (Dramatists Play Service)
Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies (Dramatists Play Service)
The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni (Samuel French)
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare (Google it.)
Izutsu (The Well Cradle) by Zeami (http://www.ahorie.net/izutsu.pdf)
In the Heights by Lin Manuel Miranda (Applause Libretto Library)
The Color Purple by Marsha Norman (Theatrical Rights Worldwide)
Smokey Joe’s Café by Leiber & Stoller (Rogers & Hammerstein)
Cabaret by Joe Masteroff (Tams-Witmark Music Library)
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Student Eligibility for the State Festival
All students, in good standing, who were adjudicated at their District I.E. Festival or their One Act Festival are eligible to attend the Florida State Thespian Festival, at the discretion of their Troupe Director.
Students must adhere to the Florida State Thespian Student Conduct Guidelines and Conduct Contract.
Any violation of the conduct guidelines or any behavior that could be deemed as a law or safety violation can result in the removal of the violating student and include the removal of the student’s entire troupe from the current and/or future festivals.
Individual Events that received a Superior rating at their District Festival are eligible to be adjudicated at the State Festival at the discretion of their Troupe Director and within the limitation of six (6) individual events per troupe.
One Acts perform at the State One Act Festival at the discretion of the District Chair for each district, after qualifying with a Superior rating at their District One Act Festival, and being selected by the judges at that festival.
Make-up and Student Choreography Critics Choice winners for each district will take part in a workshop for their respective events at the State Festival.
All decisions of Florida State Thespian District Chairs and the State Director of Florida Thespians are final.
Affiliation information comes from the Home Office of EdTA in Cincinnati. If you have paid your dues or changed troupe directors, please contact EdTA to find out how to correct this information. Please make sure your dues are paid for the 2017-18 school year by contacting the membership department at EdTA (513) 421-3900. Payment may be made by credit card over the phone or by check through the mail or school purchase order by FAX. You may also contact them at www.schooltheatre.org