Seminars and Special Training

Pre-register for these special seminars, training sessions and masterclasses that will take place as part of the 70th annual SETC Convention in Knoxville, TN, Feb. 27 – Mar. 2, 2019.

Bootcamp: Using Your Own Data To Achieve Success

Ceci Dadisman and Drew McManus

Wed., Feb. 27, 2019

The key to successfully engaging your audience includes using data to deliver the right message to the right person at the right time. This seminar is relevant for team members at organizations of all budget sizes as well as individual artists and focuses on free and low-cost resources. All attendees will have access to a companion microsite designed especially for this conference with expanded resource content.
Free to Convention Attendees  |  Pre-Registration Required


OSHA 10-Hour

General Training for the Entertainment Industry

Tue., Feb. 26, and Wed., Feb. 27, 2019

Back by popular demand, SETC will offer a two-day, 10-hour general health and safety training for the entertainment industry from OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration). The program provides a variety of information for both workers and employers with modules specially designed for the live entertainment industry.
Cost: $30  |  Includes OSHA Membership Card and Training Booklet  |  Pre-Registration Required

14th Annual Teachers Institute

Tim Webb

Wed., Feb. 27, 2019

The SETC Teachers Institute is an all-day seminar designed for: middle and high school teachers who use or integrate theatre techniques into their classroom; directors of theatre arts programs; teaching artists; and students studying to be theatre educators. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from Tim Webb, co-founder of Oily Cart in the United Kingdom, which makes “All Sorts of Theatre for All Sorts of Kids.”
Cost: $85 (Includes Lunch)  |  Pre-Registration Required

Multi-Sensory Masterclass

Tim Webb

Sat., Mar. 2, 2019

Learn about Oily Cart’s approach to multi-sensory and interactive theatre for the very young and for people with complex disabilities. This intimate session will be led by Tim Webb MBE, artistic director of the company for 37 years, and will include video examples and hands-on experience of Oily Cart techniques and materials.
Cost: $35  |  Pre-Registration Required  |  Limited to 20 Participants