Student Directed Play Festival Information


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Join us for a 6 week course of theatre fun with your peers!!! Direct, Act, Tech Crew- it’s all here for you! As student directors (10-12 grade) you will begin working with professional mentors & Actors (6-12 grade) will audition on July 26th to be cast in a student's show.

The festival is judged by theatre professionals in the community and prizes are 

awarded for the best performances.

Registration Deadline for Actors/Tech: July 14th

Auditions: July 26th

Rehearsals begin August 5th and rehearsals will be either Monday/Wednesday or 

Tuesday/Thursday from 5:45-8:45pm

**If there are more than 4 directors, we will have to review the schedule and times.***

Festival Date:  Dinner/Dance Sept 13th

Festival Competition: Sept 14th

Audition Preparation

For Auditions You Should Come with the Following:

  • Memorize a 1-minute dramatic monologue
  • Memorize a 1-minutes comedic monologue.
  • Once you have registered an additional link to finish your registration will be sent to you so you can upload your headshot and conflict dates. 

Age Requirements

Directors: 10th - 12th Graders Only.

Actors and Tech: 6th-12th Graders Only.


Directors and Actors: $150 participation fee due at registration.

Tech: $75 participation fee due at registration.

Scholarship Information

Northern Starz Children’s Theater is dedicated to providing theater education for all interested students and is awarding a limited number of scholarships students that will cover the cost of registration for certain shows.

Student Directed Play Festival Calendar Details

Here is the link to the calendar of activities for the cast and parents to be informed of upcoming events and schedules. This will be updated via Google Calendar so it should always be up to date.