There is a manditory meeting the first
day of the festival for all Stage
Managers. We will schedule all events
connected to this event at the meeting.
The Tech Olympics is an opportunity for Technical theatre Students to show of their skills in several events. Get your team ready now!
Collaborative Theatre Challenge Links
Design Technology & Managment
Welcome to KCACTF Design, Technology
and Management for Region VII. The DTM
Expo gives you an opportunity to formally gather and
present your design materials and sharpen your design
presentational skills in a safe and positive learning
environment. This event is to provide you with a venue
to see, hear, share and learn about design for the
theatre. You will get to see other works from student
designers form regional schools and learn new ways to
approach design and presentation.
Please Note: You must have completed the
design in the Calendar Year (January to December) prior
to the festival to enter
The National Level is for Students with
formalized designs that have been realized
(meaning fully produced) in the areas listed
Open to all students that have completed a
classroom or unrealized design in the following
areas listed below
DTM Expo Areas
- Costume Design
- Lighting Design
- Scenic Design
- Sound Design
- Stage Management (National Level
- Allied Crafts - areas including
(but not limited to) makeup, projection, properties, millinery, masks, tech, wigs, scenic art, draping & tailoring, technical direction, puppets, special effects, costume craft, audio engineering, etc
Display area is typically 3' wide by 4' tall with table space for binders, models etc. Display areas and surface varies each year.
Be prepared to adjust your display to fit. Bring your own fasteners (pins, screws, tape, etc.) and other supplies that you might need. Plan as though there will be nothing provided.
Be sure to remove or redact your
university or college name.
Collaborative Theatre Challenge:
An approach to New Play Development through Design
PURPOSE: To raise awareness of the collaborative process in theatre, utilizing new plays as a catalyst for creation and conversation, either through paper design projects, design intensives, or on-site design storm activities at regional festivals
PLAY for 2016/2017 KCACTF Region 7:
TAR BEACH by Tammy Ryan
The play will be available from
October 1 – May 1 as a PDF file
Playwright’s name, copyright, and E-mail
contact information can be found at the
bottom of this page.