Regional Festival WEST - February 10, 2018 @ Sands Consolidated ISD, Ackerly, Texas
Junior High Thespian Troupes are invited to the Texas Junior Regional Thespian Festival!
For just $65 per student, Junior Thespians will enjoy:
For questions regarding Junior Regional Festival Day, contact Jenae Glanton, Junior Thespian Festival Director.
Performance opportunities and technical theatre competitions include:
This means that schools may have six (6) performance individual events and seven (7) technical individual events - in whatever combination works best for the troupe. If there are three (3) monologues, one (1) duet, and two (2) solo musicals, that's okay! If a troupe has four (4) stage managers, one theater marketing, and two (2) costume designs, that's okay too!
See the Performance Events Information page for fee structure, competition forms, and dress requirements.
Jenae Glanton, Junior Festival Chair, is a graduate of Texas Woman's University and holds a M.A. and a B.A. in Theatre. She taught Middle School Theatre for twelve years. She currently serves as Theatre Director at Rockwall-Heath High School in Rockwall ISD. Jenae has directed over thirty productions at the middle school level, earning ten Middle School UIL One-Act Play District Placements. She is an Actor's Equity Association Membership Candidate and has been seen on stage in several professional productions in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex theatres. In 2015, Jenae received the TETA K-8 Educator of the Year and was also named the Rockwall ISD/Maurine Cain MS Teacher of the Year. Jenae is an Honorary Lifetime PTA Member and a member of the Collin Theatre Center Hall of Fame. She holds a seat on the Texas Thespian Board and serves the Texas Educational Theater Association as K-12 Committee Past Chair.