The 2019 KCACTF Region 8 Festival will be held Tuesday, Feb. 12th through Saturday, Feb. 16th, at the Los Angeles Theatre Center in downtown Los Angeles, California.  You can find email contact for our circuit coordinators, executive board, and festival area program coordinators on the Region 8 Contact Info page. They are ready and waiting to help answer your Festival 51 questions.

All forms for all program areas (Arts Administration, Directing, Design, Technology and Management, Irene Ryans, InterAct Auditions and Interviews, Musical Theatre Initiative, Dramaturgy, Theatre Journalism), must be completed by January 15th. The National Playwriting Program has specific deadlines, which can be found HERE.

If you have any questions about the Festival or Production Responses, please email me at the address below. If you would like to enter an Associate or Participating entry, please CLICK HERE.

Gil Gonzalez, Chair

KCACTF Region 8


For details, please visit the Programs & Festival Info page for all of your needs.

Individual Intent to Participate forms can be found on each page:

Arts Leadership

Design and Technology

Devised Performance



Institute for Theatre Journalism and Advocacy

InterAct Auditions and Interviews – – – NEW PROFESSIONAL AUDITIONS & INTERVIEWS

Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Auditions

Musical Theatre Initiative

National Playwriting Program – – – SUBMIT YOUR PLAYS HERE!

Stage Management

Respondents Workshop

Invited Workshops – – – SUBMIT YOUR PROPOSALS HERE!

Online Festival Registration is open October 1, 2018 until January 31, 2019. After that time, you must register on-site.

Festival Registration Rates (non-refundable)

Through January 15: $85.00 (available online starting October 1)

January 15-31: $95.00

On-site Registration: $115.00