Community Theatre

MTA is scheduled for The Riley Center in Meridian on January 13 – 16, 2022. 

The Community Theatre Chairs and the Executive Director are here to assist you and your theatre.  Please let contact us with questions regarding running your community theatre.

In addition to hosting the statewide community theatre festival, we also host an annual workshop. The workshop is geared toward all theatre professionals in our state. If you have suggestions for workshops – be sure to let us know.

Any theatre that wants to compete at the MTA Festival must be registered as a community theatre. See the rules and guidelines for more information. Contact the festival chairs with questions. Community Theatre Festival Guidelines

Adult Individual Events are a great way to show off your talent and get involved in MTA 2022! Please note that the Adult Individual Event deadline is January 7, 2022, and Onsite registration for Adult Individual Event registrations will not be allowed.

MTA maintains a general-purpose email listserv that is used to distribute information about the association and to promote theatres sharing information about their events.  If you would like to be added to the listserv, send an email to Stacy Howell, Executive Director.  

Community Theatre Division
Vicksburg Theatre Guild
Bobby Geno
Keni Bounds

MTA 2021 – MSU Riley Center Meridian, MS – January 13-16, 2022

Community Theatre Festival Letter and Information
Community Theatre Festival Guidelines
Community Theatre Code of Conduct
Individual Registration for MTA 2022
Adult Individual Events Rules
Community Adjudicator Forms
2022 MTA Riley Center Tour
Community Theatre Festival Registration
*Ad Sales for MTA 2022
*MTA 2022 Schedule – Will be posted by early January
MTA Theatre Workshop
Register today for hands on workshop, September 10-11, 2021.
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Community Theatre Letter & Festival Information
Learn about the upcoming opportunities for the 2022 MTA Festival.
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2022 MTA Individual Registration
Register for the 2022 MTA Festival today!
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Community Theatre Festival Guidelines
Policies and procedures of the MTA Community Theatre Festival.
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Adjudicator Forms
Click here to download Community Theatre Adjudicator Forms.
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