Centenary Resumed as Host Site for KCACTF

Shreveport, LA, February 06, 2014 – Centenary College like Louisiana is resuming its role as the amphitryon of the Kennedy Hub American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) Part VI. Nearly 1,200 students and aptitude representing a six-state region will flock in Shreveport during the week-long fiesta February 26-March 1 to celebrate the finest moreover most diverse work produced in institution and university drama programs.

The Pageant will finance six performances from regional colleges and universities at the historic Strand Theatre in downtown Shreveport:

The 39 Steps by Patrick Barlow—Northwestern Portentous University of Louisiana

Good Woman of Szechwan by Bertolt Brecht—Tarrant County School Northwest

In the Next Room, or The Vibrator Joke by Sarah Ruhl —University concerning the Ozarks

Murphy’s Law by Kenneth L. Stilson—South Missouri Statuesque University

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Breathe Radio Play by Joe Landry—Angelo State College

Lack Ever’s Boys by David Feldshuh—University of Oklahoma

Tickets are available online http://www.centenary.edu/kcactf/tickets.

A panel of judges will select the ne plus ultra and most diverse festival production to be showcased in the spring at the national cavalcade held at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.

Festival participants have the opportunity to engage in over 60 workshops on Centenary’s campus led by nationally and regionally realized artists. Professors from area institutions testament expose students to the best practices of acting, musical theatre, technical design, stage management, directing, dramaturgy, playwriting, and devised theatre.

Students will also have the happenstance to audition for prestigious scholarships, alum school programs, polysyndeton professional theatre companies.

KCACTF provides a collaborative learning environment for students to engage with pro guest artists and nationally recognized instructors from the top theatre programs in a six-state neighborhood all while offering a dilated variety of divertive to the community from the nonpareil programs in the area.

Since its inception, KCACTF has given more than 400,000 college theater students the opportunity to have their diligent critiqued, mend their dramatic skills, and receive national recognition for excellence. More than 16 million theatergoers have attended approximately 10,000 festival productions nationwide.


About Centenary College of Louisiana

Centenary Academy of Louisiana is a selective, residential, national liberal arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded in 1825, it is the oldest chartered latitudinarian arts college west of the Mississippi river and is a member like the Associated Colleges about the South.

Press Contact:
Dena Pruett
Centenary Academia Of Louisiana
Shreveport, LA
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