All Workshop presenters- We have over 1700 attendees at our festival and provide the opportunity to attend 6 workshops. We have different type of presenters. Please read below for the different types of presenters before filling out proposal.
Information for all Workshop presenters
All presenters should prepare for the full 90 minutes for compensation.
All presenters are responsible for bringing their own equipment to be ready for their workshop (ie MP3 players, boomboxes/speakers, laptops, projectors, screens and any cables necessary for equipment) Kansas Thespians is will not provide equipment.
Incidental expenses (i.e. photocopies, supplies, parking or transportation to and from your local airport) will be the responsibility of the Workshop Presenter.
College/Vendor/Thespian Troupe Director:
Presenters cover their own travel, hotel, and meals. Presenters are paid $50 for each prepared 90-minute workshop; up to 6 workshops if scheduling permits; not to exceed $300.00.
Colleges that attend the Thespian Auditions, can only present a workshop in the first session if they attend auditions.
Local Guest Artists (Invited Guest Artists from Wichita/Salina/Kansas City area):
Presenters hotel rooms will be covered at the Hyatt Regency Wichita and meals.
Presenters will cover their own travel expenses.
Presenters are paid $100 for each prepared 90-minute workshop; up to 5 workshops, if scheduling permits; not to exceed $500.
Additional hotel nights will be the responsibility of the Local Guest Artist.
National Guest Artists:
Presenters receive accommodations at the Hyatt Regency Wichita, airfare (arranged by Kansas Thespians), and meals while at the Kansas Thespian Festival (coordinated by Kansas Thespians).
Presenters receive $599 for teaching 6 prepared 90-minute workshops.
Additional hotel nights will be the responsibility of the Guest Artist.