International Thespian FestivalLincoln, Nebraska June 25-30, 2012
Main Stage Plays • The Drowsy Chaperone • Rabbit Hole • Anything Goes • Good Boys & True • The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee • Jekyll and Hyde • Avenue Q • Godspell
Chapter Select Show Case The Best of the 40 Minute Plays from State Festivals
Free Style Theatre We will be able to do this only if we get our money in early enough.
WORKSHOPS! • Acting • Directing • Playwriting • Make Up • Dance • Costume Design and Construction
Workshops • Acting for the Camera • How to audition for colleges • All you need to know about agents • Accents and Dialects • Puppetry • Movement
Workshops • Shakespeare • Script Analysis • Musical Theatre • Lights • Improv • Stage Combat
Scholarship and College Auditions • Auditions for over 40 college and professional training programs. (Juniors Only) • Thespian Scholarships (Seniors Only)
Monday Schedule • 2:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Workshops • 4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. College Auditions • 6:00-7:30 Dinner • 7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. College Auditions • 8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. Early shows • 11:30 Curfew
Tuesday Schedule 8:30-9:30 Breakfast 9:00 a.m.–noon Playworks auditions 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. NIES presentations 12:30-2:00 Lunch 2:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Workshops, college and scholarship auditions
Tuesday Schedule 3:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Opening show-1st seating 6:30-7:30 Dinner 8:00 p.m.–10:30 p.m. Opening show-2nd seating 10:30 p.m.–12:30 a.m. Dance, reception 1:00 AM Curfew
Wednesday-Saturday Schedule 8:30-9:30 Breakfast 10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Main stage shows 12:30-1:30 Lunch 2:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Workshops, one-acts, auditions 6:30-7:30- Dinner 8:00 p.m.–10:30 p.m. Main stage shows 10:30 p.m.–12:30 a.m. Dance, reception, improv 1:00 Curfew
Dances Dance themes Blast from the Past, Broadway Cares/Equity fights AIDS (Red), Character Bash, and Futuristic Formal. Dressing according to the dance themes is optional.
Festival Rules • Campus Police on Duty at All Times • Chaperones and Sponsors are Responsible For Their Kids on Their Floors • Alcohol or Drugs- You are sent home • Curfew: Monday, 11:30, Tuesday-Saturday 1:00 AM
Festival Rules • Doors are locked at 1:00 • Dorms are completely segregated by gender • No one may leave campus after 11:00 PM • Infractions meet at 8:00 AM with Sponsors
Festival Rules • Opposite sexes may only meet in lobby of Dorms • No Fireworks • No Offensive Language • If Delegate is sent home the parent or guardian is responsible for the cost
Prep Time at Rider • Monday, June 18-Saturday, June 23 • 10:00-5:00 Daily
When Do We Leave? • We will assemble at Rider at 1:30 AM, Monday, June 25. • Luggage will be checked. There is limited space so only one suitcase per delegate. • We will depart at about 2:00 AM.
When Do We Get Back? • We will leave about 8:30 AM • We will get back to Wichita Falls at about 6:30 PM
Do We Need to Take any Additional Money? Students will be responsible for Breakfast and Lunch on Monday, June 25 Student will be responsible for Lunch on Sunday, June 30.