Junior ThesCon Schedule

The schedules are under construction and will be changing as workshops and other events are set.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Registration opens at 8am
Session 1: 9:00-10:00 amRoom
Registration and information
Opens at 8:00 am
Colorado State Board101
Session 1: 9:00-10:00 am
Workshops
PresenterRoom
Theatre From Scratch Jenny Stafford, Guest Artist 109
Musical Characters On Their Feet Mark Kaufmann 110
Mask Movement Theatre Michael Gunst, Gunstwork Puppet Mask Theatre 111
WILD THANG! Ruben Van Kempen, Free Lance Presenter 112
Theater Games for the Classroom Ed Reggi 113
Hip Hop “HAMILTON” Style Jennifer Johnson-Lowe, Guest Artist 201
Tech Challenge Colorado State Thespians, Educational Theatre Association 203
Hairspray: Dance from Stage to Screen! Tyrick Wiltez Jones, Broadway Artists Alliance Four Seasons 1
Old School Hip Hop for the Stage Joseph DeMers Four Seasons 4
Individual Event ShowcasesAdjudicatorsRoom
Jr. Individual Events: Duet and Group Acting CST 103
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 104
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 105
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 106
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 107
Jr. Individual Events: TBA CST 108
Jr. Individual Events: Monologues CST 210/212
One-act PresentationSchoolRoom
No one-acts found.
Session 2: 10:05-11:05 amRoom
Registration and informationColorado State Board101
Session 2: 10:05-11:05 am
Workshops
PresenterRoom
Character Biography David Saphier, Denver Center for the Performing Arts 101
Theatre From Scratch Jenny Stafford, Guest Artist 109
Musical Characters On Their Feet Mark Kaufmann 110
Mask Movement Theatre Michael Gunst, Gunstwork Puppet Mask Theatre 111
WILD THANG! Ruben Van Kempen, Free Lance Presenter 112
Theater Games for the Classroom Ed Reggi 113
Hip Hop “HAMILTON” Style Jennifer Johnson-Lowe, Guest Artist 201
Tech Challenge Colorado State Thespians, Educational Theatre Association 203
Hairspray: Dance from Stage to Screen! Tyrick Wiltez Jones, Broadway Artists Alliance Four Seasons 1
Singing and Dancing in Musical Theatre Joseph DeMers Four Seasons 4
Individual Event ShowcasesAdjudicatorsRoom
Jr. Individual Events: Duet and Group Acting CST 103
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 104
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 105
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 106
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 107
Jr. Individual Events: TBA CST 108
Jr. Individual Events: Monologues CST 210/212
One-act PresentationSchoolRoom
No one-acts found.
Session 3: 11:10 am - 12:10 pmRoom
Registration and informationColorado State Board101
Session 3: 11:10 am - 12:10 pm
Workshops
PresenterRoom
Theatre From Scratch Jenny Stafford, Guest Artist 109
Musical Characters On Their Feet Mark Kaufmann 110
Mask Movement Theatre Michael Gunst, Gunstwork Puppet Mask Theatre 111
WILD THANG! Ruben Van Kempen, Free Lance Presenter 112
Theater Games for the Classroom Ed Reggi 201
Hip Hop “HAMILTON” Style Jennifer Johnson-Lowe, Guest Artist 201
Tech Challenge Colorado State Thespians, Educational Theatre Association 203
Hairspray: Dance from Stage to Screen! Tyrick Wiltez Jones, Broadway Artists Alliance Four Seasons 1
Salsa Dance for Beginners Joseph DeMers Four Seasons 4
Individual Event ShowcasesAdjudicatorsRoom
Jr. Individual Events: Duet and Group Acting CST 103
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 104
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 105
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 106
Jr. Individual Events: Musical Theatre CST 107
Jr. Individual Events: TBA CST 108
Jr. Individual Events: Monologues CST 210/212
One-act PresentationSchoolRoom
No one-acts found.
12:10 pm Bellco Theatre Lobby – DJ MAJA, Michael Alires
Bring your sack lunch and enjoy the tunes. Please clean up after yourselves.
1:00 pm Opening Ceremonies
Junior Thespian Individual Event Showcase
State Student Officer Spoken Word/Charity Event
Mainstage Event, The Addams Family, Discovery Canyon Campus
Directed by Amy Keating, Published by Theatrical Rights Worldwide
3:45 pm Bus Pickup

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Colorado State Thespian’s Mission

To promote and strengthen theatre arts in education through the invigorating theatrical experiences of students and teachers.

State Thespian Officers (STOs)

Name School Class
Daniel Niewoehner Centaurus High School 2018
Preslee Krout Cherokee Trail High School 2018
Maximillian Gomez Cherry Creek High School 2018
Estee Dechtman Denver School of the Arts 2018
Kelsea Sibold Frederick High School 2019
Carter Wilson Legacy High School 2018
Jeremiah Garcia Pomona High School 2018
Hannah Heil Steamboat Springs High School 2018
Gable Kinsman Valor Christian High School 2018
Jackson Garske Columbine High School 2018

Applications for STOs are located at ThespianPointTracker.com and due by February 1st, 2018.

Make plans now to attend:
International Thespian Festival, June 2018 – Lincoln, NE
National Educational Theatre Teachers Conference, September 2018
Colorado Thespian Conference, December 6-8, 2018 – Denver, CO
Colorado Junior Thespian Conference, December 6, 2018 – Denver, CO

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