Formerly called Individual Events (IE)
What Are The Thespys?
Broadway has the Tonys, Hollywood has the Oscars... now Thespians have the Thespys!
The International Thespian Excellence Awards (or Thespys® for short) recognize the highest level of achievement in school theatre performance, technical theatre, writing, and filmmaking. You can read more here and here! This educational program (formerly called Individual Events or IE) gives Thespians the opportunity to receive constructive feedback on prepared theatrical material and technical designs. A student may compete in up to 3 events.
Technical Theatre Events
Short Animated Film
Short Documentary Film
Note: Film events only adjudicated at the State Thespian Conference.