2020-21 Events Calendar

2020-21 Festivals and Conferences

Events Calendar 2020-21
Ready for a ton of theatre fun, learning, and competition? Attend an EdTA theatre festival or conference! Most events this school year are virtual due to COVID-19. In-person events list the location. Check with your chapter for more information — and check this schedule for updates.
November 2020
November 7, 21, December 5 Virtual Texas Thespians State Festival
November 5-6 Northern Florida Junior Regional Thespian Festival
(Districts 1, 2, 7, 8, 10, 11)
November 7-8 Southern Florida Junior Regional Thespian Festival
(Districts 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 12)
November 12-14 Northeast Florida Thespians Regional Festival
(Northeast Florida/District 2)
November 14 Arkansas Virtual Junior Thespian Festival
November 14 Indiana Thespians Virtual Regional Conferences
November 19-21 Florida Southeast Region Festival
November 21

Arizona Thespians Scholarship Auditions

Hyatt Regency Downtown Phoenix

December 2020
December 3-5 Florida Northwest Regional District Festival
(Districts 1, 5, 12)
December 4-5 Arkansas State Virtual One-Act Festival
December 4-5 Michigan Thespians 2020 MiFest
December 5 Indiana Thespians Junior Thespian Festival
December 10-12 Colorado Junior ThesCon 2020
December 10-12 Colorado ThesCon 2020
December 11-January 9 Washington State International Thespian Excellence Awards (Thespys®)
January 2021
January 8-9 Nebraska Thespians State Thespian Festival
January 16-18 New Jersey ThesFest
January 21-23 Florida District 8 Thespians Mini Festival
January 21-23 Missouri State Conference
January 21-23 Virtual Pennsylvania State Thespians Conference
January 21-23 Southern Arizona Festival of Theatre
University of Arizona
January 23 Central Arizona Festival of Theatre
Chandler-Gilbert Community College
January 23

Northern Arizona Festival of Theatre

Yavapai Community College

January 23

Western Arizona Festival of Theatre

Estrella Community College

January 23 North Carolina Regional Thespy Qualifiers: Triad District, East District, Triangle District, Charlotte Area Region, West District
January 28-31

Thespian Nation Live

Home of the official California, Connecticut, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Montana, New Mexico, Virginia, and Wyoming Thespian festivals

February 2021
February 6

Oregon Regional Acting Competition

(Northeast, Northwest, and South Regions)

February 11-13 Arkansas State Virtual Festival
February 12-13 Alabama Thespian Festival
February 13 Hawaii Thespian Festival
February 25-27 Georgia Virtual ThesCon 2021
February 25-27 Massachusetts Thespian Festival
February 25-27 Nevada Thespian State Festival
February 26 Mississippi ThesCon 2021 and Junior Thespian Conference
March 2021
March 12-14 North Carolina Combined Thespian Festival
March 17-20 Florida Thespian Festival
March 17-20 Washington State Virtual Thespian Festival and Junior Festival
March 18-20

West Virginia ThesFest '21

West Virginia University Creative Arts Center

March 26-28 Ohio Thespian State Festival
April 2021
April 8-10

Oregon Thespians State Festival

Salem Convention Center; Elsinore Theatre; The Grand Theatre

April 9 - 11

Virtual 2021 Maryland Thespian Festival

April 9

Oregon Junior Thespians State Day

The Grand Theatre—Salem/Salem Convention Center

April 10

Arizona Junior Thespian Festival

Sossaman Middle School

April 23-24

New York Thespian Festival 2021

LIU-Brooklyn

April 24

South Carolina Jr. Thespian Festival

Dutchman Creek Middle School

May 2021
May 15

New Jersey Junior ThesFest

Toms River High School North

June 2021
June 22-25 Virtual International Thespian Festival
July 2021
July 6-9

Arizona Thespians Leadership Camp

Camp Shadow Pines