1. Be recognized for all your hard work with awards! 2. Students can compete in individual events at Regional and State – and WIN AWARDS! 3. Teachers can WIN Regional and State Awards too! 4. Students will get feedback from professionals and become better actors and technicians! 5. Nevada Thespians reinforces teaching and the rubrics are in line with the new National Standards! 6. Students and teachers have fun meeting new people who also love theatre! 7. Students have an opportunity to audition for scholarships and to learn about their craft! 8. Students and teachers make connections to support one another’s departments. 9. Nevada Thespian individual events and workshops reinforce what students learn in classes. 10. Preparation for competition is already part of the theatre curriculum and competing at Regional and State is another step in reinforcing student learning. 11. Because you have a wonderful theatre program – and you should be recognized for it!