Spring 2017 Festivals
Shakespeare Festival Categories
0. Tech Theater – Sets/Lights/Graphics (Featured plays; Richard III & A Midsummer Night’s Dream)
I. Tech Theater – Court Costumes
II. Tech Theater – Character Costumes (Featured plays; Richard III & A Midsummer Night’s Dream)
III. Audition Monologue
IV. Shakespeare Uncut
V. Modern Adaptation
VI. Shakespeare’s Contemporaries
VII. Large Group Dramatic – Richard III
VIII. Large Group Comedic – A Midsummer Night’s Dream
IX. Theme Collage (At least 3 Shakespearean plays that have a common theme)

Download the Program for the April 29 Festival Here

Download the Program for the April 22 Festival Here

Contemporaries and Adaptations.pdf

Clarification of Theme Collage Rules.pdf

Master Cuttings Shakespeare 2017.pdf

Varsity / JV Shakespeare Festival
April 22, 2017,
Temecula Valley High School

31555 Rancho Vista Road
Temecula, CA 92592

Middle School Shakespeare Festival
April 29, 2017,
Henry J Kaiser High School
11155 Almond Ave,
Fontana, CA 92337
Shakespeare Festival Organizational Meeting – 9am-Noon
March 25, 2017 at California High School
9800 S. Mills Ave,
Whittier, CA 90604

DTASC Sholarship Auditions
March 25, 2017 at California High School
9800 S. Mills Ave,
Whittier, CA 90604
Applicants will receive their audition time after submitting applications to
Gai Jones


Fall 2016 Festivals
Fall Festival Categories
0. Tech Theater – Sets/Lights (Greek Theater)
I. Tech Theater – Graphics/Publicity (Greek Theater)
II. Tech Theater – Costume Design (Greek Theater)
III. Audition Monologue
IV. Women Playwrights – Straight Cut
V. Anything Goes for Children (Target audience: ages 4-8)
VI. Diversity (A play where at least one character has something that makes him/her different from the others)
VII. Large Group Open Drama
VIII. Large Group Open Comedy
IX. The Golden Oldies (Musicals that opened before 1970)

Varsity Festival
October 22, 2016
James Monroe High School

Junior Varsity / Middle School Festival
November 5, 2016,
Royal Oak Middle School

2015-2016 DTASC Festivals

Spring 2016 Shakespeare Festival
0. Tech Theatre – Sets/Lights/Graphics (featured plays; Macbeth and The Tempest)
I. Tech Theatre – Court Costumes
II. Tech Theatre – Character Costumes (featured plays; Macbeth and The Tempest)
III. Audition Monlogue
IV. That Way Madness Lies – Straight Cut
V. Shakespeare’s Musical – Music from any source, ‘lyrics’ from the text of the play
VI. Sibs From Another Crib – A scene with a strong same sex friendship.
VII. Large Group Dramatic – Macbeth
VIII. Large Group Comedic – The Tempest
IX. Shakespeare’s Lesser Plays

April 16, 2016 – Varsity / Jr. Varsity (C and B Division) Festival

Carson High School
List of Winners from Varsity Festival
Detailed Results from Varsity Festival

List of Winners from Junior Varsity Festival
Detailed Results from Junior Varsity Festival

Download the Varsity/JV Program Here

April 30, 2016 – Middle School (A Division) Festival

St. Joseph High School
List of Winners from Middle School Festival
Detailed Middle School Festival Results

Download the Middle School Festival Program Here

Fall – 2015 DTASC Festivals
October 24, 2015

Fall Varsity Festival (C Division)
Los Angeles HS of the Arts
701 S. Catalina
Los Angeles, 90039

List of Varsity Festival Winners
Detailed List of Varsity Results

November 7, 2015
Fall Jr. Varsity / Middle School Festival (B and A Divisions)
Woodrow Wilson Middle School
1221 Monterey Rd.
Glendale, 91206

List of Junior Varsity Winners
Detailed List of Junior Varsity Results
List of Middle School Winners
Detailed List of Middle School Results

Instructional Video to train your Room Chairs

2016 DTASC Scholarship Recipients
Congratulations to all of our DTASC Scholarship Recipients and to everyone who auditioned.
Mario Lomeli Scholarship: Nicole Kearby –
Henry J. Kaiser High School
DTASC Tech Design Scholarship: Adrien Gibson –
Henry J. Kaiser High School
DTASC Acting Scholarship Recipients:
Jonathan H. Lovo – North Hollywood High School
(DTASC Acting Recipient)
Sanae Murray – Carson High School
Jayde Kief – CHAMPS Charter High School
Bryan Varela – Carson High School
Lavar Johnson – Carson High School

Our 2016-2018 DTASC Board of Directors:

President Susan Eiden
Exec. Vice President Seth Cohen
Varsity Vice President Chuck Kuhn
JV/Middle School Vice President Scott Hunter
Treasurer Lynn Lanning
Recording Secretary Bill Garrett
Membership Secretary Derek Heid
Varsity Registrar Marcia Barryte
JV/Middle School Registrar Barbara Zatarain
Historian Roger Graziani
Advocacy Coordinator Gai Jones
President Ex-Officio Brian Bozanich
Parliamentarian Josh Brady
Social Media Liaison Nicole Pedroche

If you are reaching a DTASC Milestone year (10, 20, 25 years etc) please contact  Susan Eiden

SHAKESPEARE HIGH, The documentary centering on DTASC’s Shakespeare Festival is available on DVD through Amazon and Netflix!
Visit shakespearehigh.org for more information.