The Louisiana Thespian Thespys are intended to be a non-competitive, educational program offering Festival delegates the opportunity to receive constructive feedback on prepared theatrical material and technical designs.
Current Seniors planning to study theater in college can audition for college scholarships in performance and technical theater. Sophomores and Juniors can audition for college admission.
Louisiana State Thespians has seven (7) State Thespian Officer positions to be elected at the State Festival. The State Thespian Officers provide ideas, suggestions and advice to the Adult Board.
The Karaoke lunch is open to all troupes and offers a fun opportunity for students to perform.
Troupes must sit in the assigned seats in the theater and keep the area clean.
Students must attend and participate in all phases of the Festival.
Dress code should be appropriate.No hats in the theater.
Wear your name badge at all times.
No smoking, alcohol or drugs allowed.
No eating or drinking in the theater or workshops.
No talking, whispering or sleeping during performances.
Do not leave your seat during performances.
Cell phones, music device or headsets are not allowed in the theater or workshops.
Students should not leave the Festival area without their school theater director.
The taking of audio, video, or still pictures (flash or otherwise) is strictly prohibited by copyright laws. Only authorized Festial photographers will be allowed to photograph inside the theater.
Students, chaperons, parents or troupe directors who fail to comply with these Festival Policies or rules of the university will be sent home without refund and will result in the troupe being subjected to probation the following Festival year.