California Thespians, as part of the International Thespian Society, will follow the National Individual Event Standards as provided by the Educational Theatre Association. In order to qualify for IE’s at International your piece must match all the National Individual Event Standards. Below you will find National Event Rubrics, Rubrics for the two Individual Events Specific to California, as well as a library of additional resources that assist performers in preparing for Individual Events. These requirements can change from year to year, and so it is essential that performers and Troupe Directors review all resources thoroughly. 

Important Registration Notes:

  • IE entrants must be an inducted Thespian at the time of registration.
  • Freshman and Sophomore students may register for 1 (one) IE entry. Juniors and Seniors may register for 2 (two).
  • Individual Event Titles are not required at the time of registration, however, they will be required prior to festival.
    • After Registration you may submit your IE titles here.
    • All IE Title are due by 3/2/2019.
    • Any changes after 3/2/2019 must be submitted by 3/16/19 for a fee of $25.
    • No IE changes (titles, swaps, or otherwise) will be honored after 3/16/19.

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National Qualifiers

2016 National Qualifiers – Superior IE’s

2017 National Qualifiers – Superior IE’s

2018 National Qualifiers & Superior IE’s

2019 National Qualifiers & Superior IE’s