KCACTF Region 8

The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) is a national theater program involving 18,000 students annually from colleges and universities across the country. KCACTF aims to:

  • Encourage, recognize, and celebrate the finest and most diverse work produced in university and college theater programs;

  • Provide opportunities for participants to develop their theater skills and insight, and achieve professionalism;

  • Improve the quality of college and university theater in the United States; and

  • Encourage colleges and universities to give distinguished productions of new plays, especially those written by students; the classics, revitalized or newly conceived; and experimental works.

LAPC Theatre students participate in The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival competing for scholarships in Acting and Directing and earning honors and real world experience

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Photo by Teresa Castracane Photography.

Disciplines

KCACTF honors excellence of overall production and offers student artists individual recognition through awards and scholarships in: