Announcements: New Coordinators & Ad Space


This will be a brief email detailing new information for festival pre-planning.

  • Joel Williams, of Appalachian State University, will be Region 4’s Devised Theatre Coordinator.
    • The Devised Theatre Performance Project will be a new event at the 2012 festival. The prompt was announced in August and is posted on our website at along with a short note from Joel.
    • If you have questions, please feel free to contact Joel at (the misspelling of his last name in the email is not a typo).
    • Reminder: the deadline to sign up to participate in the Devised Theatre Performance Project is November 1, 2011.
  • Deborah Martin, of Berea College, will become Region 4’s new Irene Ryan Coordinator. Deborah will assist Region 4 Vice Chair Jeff Green in the pre-planning and festival event in order to learn the ropes.
  • Welcome Joel and Deborah!!!
  • Are you interested in getting the word out about your graduate or undergraduate theatre program? If so, consider taking an ad out in the R4 Festival 44 Brochure.  Click here to download the Ad Rate Sheet for your perusal. The deadline for receiving ads and payment is January 4, 2012.
  • Remember, deadlines to submit for plays for NPP are:
    • Ten-Minute Plays and One-Acts:              October 30, 2011
    • David Shelton Full Length: November 30, 2011
    • Instructions for submission can be found at

Have a great weekend!

Shelly Elman
Professor of Theatre
Chair, Region IV, Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival
University of West Georgia
Martha Munro Building, Room 207C
Carrollton, GA 30117
678.839.4704 (Office)
678.839.4708 (Fax)