Key Dates

Key Dates

September 1
  • Applications for awards, grants, and scholarships open
October 1
  • Next Generation Works (Playworks, Musicalworks, Filmworks, Criticworks) submissions open
December 1
  • Linda Wise Grant applications close
January 15
  • Next Generation Works (Playworks, Musicalworks, Filmworks, Criticworks) submissions due
  • Deadline to submit an ITF workshop
February 1
  • Send a Troupe to Festival 2020 grant application due
  • Outstanding School Award and Honorary Thespian Award applications due
  • Leadership Grant, Doug Finney Festival Grant, Longstreth Grant applications due

February 4

  • ITF Registration opens!

  • International Thespian Officers applications open
April 1
  • Peitz, Fowler, President's Leadership, Englesman, and Board of Directors scholarship applications due
  • International Thespian Officers applications due
  • Next Generation Works finalists notified
April 15
  • Main Stage cast and crew registration deadline
  • Main Stage proof of performance rights due

May 1

Deadline to register for ITF - (Must include full payment)

  • College auditions applications due
  • Thespian scholarships awarded at ITF applications due
  • Chapter Select acceptance and technical requirements due
  • Chapter Select proof of permission to perform due
  • Freestyle Theatre application due
  • Thespys™ registration deadline
  • Thespys™ proof of permission to perform due
  • Tech Challenge registration deadline
June 1
  • Next Generation Works stage manager and technician applications due
  • Festival's Got Talent application due

June 22-27

2020 International Thespian Festival