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68th Annual Convention

When:  March 1-5, 2017
Where: Lexington, KY

Each year, the Southeastern Theatre Conference invites theatre lovers of all kinds — actors, singers, dancers, designers, technicians, stage managers, directors, playwrights, teachers, students, professionals, academicians, etc. — to gather together in celebration of the art of theatre. The annual SETC Convention brings over 4,000 members of our theatre community together for three and a half days of workshops, keynotes, performance festivals, auditions, college recruiting, job interviews, and more. Join us in Lexington, KY, March 1-5, 2017, to share your passion for theatre.

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Photo by R. Finkelstein James Madison University

Important Dates and Deadlines

Registration Opens:  October 17, 2016
Hotel Reservations Open:  November 9, 2016
Early Registration Deadline:  December 16, 2016, Noon ET
Advanced Registration Deadline:  January 27, 2017, Noon ET

2017 Schedule

Preview this year’s events, keynotes, workshops and more in our 2017 Convention News! Be sure to check the mobile app (available through Sched in February) and the printed program (available when you check in on-site at the convention) for final scheduling and locations.

Choose Your Activities

There are countless ways to participate at the SETC Convention. With so many opportunities to engage with your theatre community, how will you get involved this year?

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Connect

Beer Break
College/University Reception
Design/Tech Mixer
Disney Reception
Mentorship Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities

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Socialize

Design Awards Ceremony
Friday Luncheon
Saturday Banquet & Gala
Special Access Pass

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Applaud

Festival Performances:
High School, Community, 10-Minute Play, Fringe and Theatre for Youth

Social Networking

Connect with fellow attendees, and stay up to date:

A Look at Last Year’s Convention

Thank you to more than 4,800 theatre artists, managers, teachers, students and volunteers who helped make our 67th annual SETC Convention in Greensboro, NC, March 2-6, 2016, a success! 

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