California Thespians, as part of the International Thespian Society, will follow the National Individual Event Standards as provided by the Educational Theatre Association. They can be found online at, however, for convenience we have also included them below. Remember, in order to qualify for IE’s at International your piece must match all the standards as found on in the NIES Library. This form mentions many logistical items specific to International Festival, but outside of those, the requirements for the IE will be aligned. If you have any questions please be sure to ask in advance.

Please Note – Form’s for this year are to designed to be printed on legal size paper, not standard letter size.

In addition California Thespians offers two additional Individual Event categories at the state level.