Thank you for your participation in FPTA 2013:Many thanks to those who made FPTA 2013 such a success -- the companies, actors, volunteers, workshop instructors, and the Asolo Repertory Theatre in Sarasota.
Regional Meetings for Companies: The Florida Professional Theatres Association (FPTA) is conducting two regional meetings to bring together Florida's professional theatre companies to meet, share, and discuss collective needs of the professional theatre community and ways in which FPTA can help meet some of those needs.
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. -- meeting to share, discuss, prioritize,and strategize to advance professional theatre throughout Florida
West Coast Meeting:
October 27, 2013:
3:00 p.m. -- share a performance of The Birds at American Stage in downtown St. Petersburg
6:00 p.m. -- social time together over dinner
October 28, 2013:
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. -- meeting to share, discuss, prioritize, and strategize to advance professional theatre throughout Florida
Information & Registration? Professional theatre companies interested to participate in one or both of these regional gatherings and meetings should e-mail FPTA at firstname.lastname@example.org. FPTA will get back to those companies with details on how to participate. Thank you for your interest to join us for one or both of these regional gatherings and meetings.
New Web site Planned: We are in the process of developing a new Web site to better represent the vibrant professional theatre community in our state. Thank you for your patience as we develop this new Web site.
FPTA 2013 Awards:Congratulations to Tom Block and Todd Olson of American Stage, both recipients of FPTA's 2013 professional theatre awards. The "Vic" Award for dedication to behind-the- scenes work was awarded to Tom Block and The Fallon Award for Excellence in Professional Theatre was awarded to Todd Olson. They are pictured above with FPTA president Bill Hayes in the middle and Tom to his right and Todd to his left.