AZ Thespian Regional Acting Festivals 2022
All region festivals will be in person this year.

JANUARY 22, 2022

REGISTRATION OPENS NOVEMBER 19 AND CLOSES DECEMBER 16, 2021.

The Arizona Thespian Regional Acting Festivals locations scheduled as follows:

South – SAFT – The University of Arizona SAFT Registration is now closed

West – WAFT – Estrella Mountain Community College WAFT Registration is now closed

Central – CAFT – Gilbert High School CAFT Registration is now closed

North – NAFT – Yavapai Community College NAFT Registration is now closed

FEES for Regional Festivals
$5.00 per Student per Individual/Group/Technical Event
$60.00 School Fee

SAFT, NAFT, CAFT, WAFT registration deadline December 16, 2021
There are no changes after the deadline, drops will be allowed, however, there are no refunds.

Short Film submission is January 14, 2022. All films must be registered in the portal by December 16, 2021 to be considered. See the link below for your region.

NAFT Short Film Submission

CAFT Short Film Submission

SAFT Short Film Submission

WAFT Short Film Submission

Please take some time to read the rules for the IE’s as there may have been changes.

ALL SCHOOLS MUST STILL PROVIDE 1 JUDGE FOR EVERY 5 IE’S. 

SAFT judge registration – CLICK HERE

CAFT judge registration – CLICK HERE

NAFT judge registration – CLICK HERE

WAFT judge registration – CLICK HERE

Contact Regional Directors for information on Regional Festivals.

South Director – Kris Kissel email –  SAFT@arizonathespians.com

North Director – Jantina Russell – NAFT@arizonathespians.com

Central Director – Angela Hines & Theresa Howe – CAFT@arizonathespians.com

Western Director – Steve Wallgren – WAFT@arizonathespians.com

 FILES FOR DOWNLOAD:

2021 -2022 Arizona Thespians Regional Event Rulebook

SCHOOL BREAKDOWN BY REGION

 Performance Standard Policy must be on file for all published works. The form is also located in the rulebook. Please scan and email to your regional director.

Arizona Thespians Code of Conduct – all schools must bring a signed copy to the Regional Festival they are attending. You can have all your students sign the back of one sheet for your convenience. 

BALLOTS HS National Individual Events 2020-2021 COMBINED – for the 2022 Festivals students do need to provide 3 copies of their ballots when they perform in their event.

AZT Regional Festival Registration Instructions this book will guide you through the registration process.

Protest form – Troupe directors can fill out this form if they would like the committee to review a score. All protest must be turned in within two weeks of the day of the festival for consideration.