ERIC Number: ED233429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
A Guide to Hosting a Theatre Festival.
Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Curriculum Development.
Based on the premise that a multischool theatre festival can provide educational interaction on a noncompetitive basis, this guide has been prepared as an aid for schools and theatre arts departments wishing to host such a festival. The guide discusses a variety of theatre festival components, including (1) the purpose and types of festivals; (2) host sites; (3) designing the festival; (4) publicity; (5) evaluation; (6) festival models--theatrefest, drama festival, play clinic, and workshop; (7) scheduling; (8) commentators and workshop presenters; (9) registration fees; (10) accommodations; (11) invitations; (12) information and registration packets; (13) staff; (14) food; (15) final preparations; and (16) festival participants' evaluation. (HTH)
Descriptors: Cultural Activities, Curriculum Enrichment, Curriculum Guides, Drama Workshops, Dramatics, Educational Cooperation, Enrichment Activities, Higher Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Secondary Education, Theater Arts
Publication Distribution Office, Texas Education Agency, 201 East 11th St., Austin, TX 78701 ($1.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Curriculum Development.
Identifiers: Theater Festivals
Note: Developed by staff members of the Office of the Deputy Commissioner for Planning, Research, and Curriculum.