Community Theatre Festival

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Registration Form

The Community Theatre Festival will take place on Friday, November 17 & Saturday, November 18, 2017 in Pikeville, KY.  The registration form and hotel information will be uploaded soon.

Each participating community theatre must be an officially organized community theatre for at least one year, having performed at least two productions.

Each participating community theatre must be a member of KTA and AACT.

Entrants may enter a one-act or a cutting of a larger work. They may also enter original works.

Time guidelines are: 10 minutes to set up stage, 60 minutes acting time, 10 minutes strike. This is strictly timed.

Entrants must show written proof of:

  1. permission to perform the play/musical
  2. permission to do the cutting (if needed)
  3. proof of royalties paid
  4. permission to perform any music not in public domain
  5. proof of royalties paid for any music not in public domain
  6. actor and company affidavits (proof of amateur status)
  7. all required “T” forms completed in AACT Basics Handbook

Entrants must present 4 copies of the script (no photocopies allowed)

Early Bird Registration deadline is Monday, October 16, 2017.

The deadline for late registration and submission of all materials is Tuesday, October 31, 2017. Please get us materials in a timely fashion. Especially your scripts, which we need to get into the hands of adjudicators to read before the festival.

KTA adheres to the guidelines of the American Association of Community Theatre Festival (AACT). The official site for American Association of Community Theatre (AACT) rules and regulations is

We can’t wait to see your production in Pikeville!  Any questions? Email Lisa Cope at

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