Welcome to KCACTF

Region 1 / Festival 50

Western Connecticut State University
January 30th - February 4th, 2018

Tech Olympics

Sponsored by the New England Section of the United States Institute for Theater Technology (USITT).

The Tech Olympics are typically held on Saturday of the American College Theater Festival. Check program schedule for exact time and place.

Events change each year but likely will include: props scene change event, tool and hardware identification event, knot tying event, costume quick change event, light hand & focus event; cut, measure and nail event; plus flat identification event.

Winners will be determined by their speed, accuracy and care. First scholarship is a certificate and $50 dollars to the recipient team. The overall recipient team will design and host the Tech Olympics at the following years festival as well as contribute to the coveted Tech Olympic Trophy.
Certificates are awarded to indiviual event recipients.


1. Any college or university student interested in the performing arts and registered to attend ACTF.

2. For registration go to: Festival Registration

3. Sign up on site at the Region I KCACTF Festival.


The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, part of the Rubenstein Arts Access Program, is generously funded by David and Alice Rubenstein.

Special thanks to The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust for supporting the John F. Kennedy Center of the Performing Arts’ Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.

Additional support is provided by The Honorable Stuart Bernstein and Wilma E. Bernstein; the Dr. Gerald and Paula McNichols Foundation; Beatrice and Anthony Welters and the AnBryce Foundation. Kennedy Center education and related artistic programming is made possible through the generosity of the National Committee for the Performing Arts and the President’s Advisory Committee on the Arts.