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Full Registration
Inducted Thespians $865
Non-member students $920
Adults: double occupancy $865
Adults: single occupancy $1,025
Activities-Only Passes
Inducted Thespians $629
Non-member students $659
Adults $629
One-day activities pass $120
Special Program Fees
International Thespian Excellence Awards (Thespys™, formerly National Individual Events) $35 per entry
College auditions $50
Scholarship auditions $50
Student leadership training $60
Tech Challenge $100 per item
Professional Development Intensives $250 each
Single Workshop (limit 2 per day) $40
Other Fees
Late fee (May 2 - June 21) $200 per delegate
On-site registration fee (after June 21) $250 per delegate
Change fee $15 per delegate, activity, or program; a substitution costs $30 (two change fees)
Cancellation fee (prior to May 1) $100 per delegate
Unaffiliated school fee $85 for non-member schools sending 2 or more delegates. This fee can be applied to a troupe charter if the school applies before June 30

Fee Details

Full registration includes:

  • a bed in a double room in university residence halls, Monday through Saturday nights
  • three meals a day in the university cafeterias, Monday dinner through Sunday breakfast
  • admittance to all the shows, workshops, and late-night activities
  • official ITF 2020 T-shirt
Activities-only passes include admission to all shows, workshops, and late-night activities for the whole week or a single day. Week-long passes include the official ITF 2020 T-shirt.


Checks for ITF registration and fees should be made out to the International Thespian Festival and mailed to:

International Thespian Festival
P.O. Box 645541
Cincinnati, OH 45264-5541

Payments received after May 1 will incur late fees and must be paid by certified check, money order, MasterCard, Visa, Amex, or Diners Club. No refunds are issued after May 1.

Cancellations prior to May 1 incur a $100 fee per person. Cancellation requests must be made in writing to EdTA no later than May 1. Refund checks (minus the cancellation fee) will be issued to the school and sent by August 1.

Substitutions may be made before June 22. Substituting a member of the same gender assures housing with the rest of your troupe. Submit substitutions in writing to EdTA. Include $30 for each substitution and a new consent form signed by the substitute’s parent or guardian.