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  • We Tell the Story: A Celebration of the works of Ahrens & Flaherty. Audition and application deadline: February 26, 12:00 midnight PT. Announcement of cast and crew: March 31. https://www.schooltheatre.org/thespianfestival2017/onstage/wetellthestory

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    Search for 'Thespian Points Goodchild' and you'll find the post or library link to the document. It's a blank, automated-sum spreadsheet. :) ------------------------------ Phillip Goodchild Theatre... More

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    Not 100% sure what the difference is, but I just did the 2012 Revised Version last year through MTI and was thrilled with the helpful nature of the company as I navigated through my first musical. ... More

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    We have ZERO budget for costume. It is understood that each actor must create/get their own (with my approval.) If we have to order something specific the students pay me back for it. For the cheer... More

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    Word reached us today of the death on Saturday of Glenn Edwards, one of the Thespian Festival’s busiest main stage...

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