The Fort Lewis College Theatre is proud to host the Rocky Mountain Theatre Association Festival on February 4, 5, 6, & 7, 2009 in beautiful Durango, Colorado.
What Is the RMTA Theatre Festival?
The Rocky Mountain Theatre Association Festival is designed to celebrate theatre as well as bring together regional practitioners. For four days, conference attendees participate in hands-on workshops covering all aspects of production including directing, acting, design, stage management, criticism, and playwriting. The event also includes scholarship and employment auditions and competitions in acting, design, musical theatre and theatre technology. Each day concludes with a theatrical or dance performance featuring work by theatre companies from throughout the Rocky Mountain Region. All of these experiences are designed to help theatre artists in our region grow and develop their skills and careers.
This Year’s Event Includes:
* Theatre & Dance Workshops including our fee workshop with master artist Kari Margolis, creator of the Margolis Method
* Showcase Performances
* Collaborative Dance Concert
* Acting & Musical Theatre Competitions
* Design Competitions
* Tech Olympics
* Employment Auditions
* And, much, much, more…
Who Should Attend?
The festival is open to anyone interested in the performing arts including theatre, dance, music, and opera. Typical attendees include youth, high school, college, and community theatre groups located in the Rocky Mountain Region. This includes Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming. Due to the location of this year’s event in Durango, Colorado, residents from New Mexico and Arizona are also welcome to attend.
What is RMTA?
The Rocky Mountain Theatre Association is an organization of theatre practitioners in secondary education, colleges and universities, community theatres, and professional venues. The organization is dedicated to fostering the growth and development of performing arts throughout the Rocky Mountain Region.
What Does It Cost?
Prices start at just $50.00 for the four-day event.
How Do I Sign Up?
You can download the registration form or sign up online on our website: www.rmta.net
How Do I Get More Information?
You can either go to the RMTA website, listed above, or contact:
Scott R. Kadera
Media Coordinator/Administrative Assistant Department of Theatre Fort Lewis College 1000 Rim Drive Durango, CO 81301