Friday, September 24, 2021

The AWTE conference is for theatre teachers, directors, echnical directors, college students, university professors, performing arts center (PAC) managers and theatre education advocates. Conference registration includes annual membership in AWTE.

Here is a letter from DPI, endorsing the value of fine arts professional development.

AWTE also sponsors professional development sessions at the Wisconsin High School Theatre Festival in November.

Wisconsin Lutheran College - Ctr. for Arts & Performance
+ online streaming options for those unable to travel

Contact: Jay Sierszyn

Session Proposals

Presentation slots are 45 minutes in length. No compensation is offered.


Following is a general schedule; a complete itinerary will be posted in August.

8:00am - Registration, vendor expo (all day), continental breakfast

9:00am - Welcome/Keynote

10:15am - Workshop Sessions

11:15am - Workshop Sessions

12:15pm - Lunch

1:00pm - Workshop Sessions

2:00pm - Workshop Sessions

3:00pm - AWTE Board Meeting

Registration & Fees

  • Individual Attendee=$95

  • First-Time Attendee=$65

  • Colleague Attendees: 2=$125; 3=$160; 4=$200

  • Student Attendee=$25

  • Vendor: Company=$75; Nonprofit=$40

^ Click "register" for individual and group or vendor registration and payment.

Now active for registration!

Past/Future Conferences

2011: Madison College

2012: UW-Milwaukee

2013: Viterbo University, La Crosse

2014: Edgewood College, Madison

2015: UW-Stevens Point

2016: Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee

2017: UW-Parkside, Kenosha

2018: Ripon College

2019: Edgewood College, Madison

2020: Online (Wisconsin Lutheran College Zoom)

2021: Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee + Online

2022: NE Wisconsin preferred

2023: UW-Stevens Point ?