January 24-27, 2024
DoubleTree Downtown, Pittsburgh Cultural Trust & August Wilson Cultural Center
Festival 56 will occur on the unceded and ancestral lands of the Haudenosaunee, Monongahela, Osage, and Shawnee peoples. As a place of history and culture, KCACTF Region 2 recognizes the importance of this land and the People who have stewarded this land throughout the generations.
- Individual Registration
- Multiple Registrations (Paying today)
- Multiple Registrants (Need Invoice to Pay)
Call for Workshops and Presentations
Applications are due by December 15th, 2023
This year we are accepting workshop and academic presentations for both in-person and virtual modalities.
Beyond hands-on workshops, we are also accepting applications for academic papers, panels, and presentations.
Workshops & presentations will be tracked by areas and presenters will be notified of acceptance by January 1st.
Anyone chosen to present will be required to register for the festival.
Individual Student Programs and Registrations
Before registering for individual programs, you must be registered for the Festival using the link above (full festival registration required). Only students from schools that have participated (received a response) during the last school year are eligible for regional and national awards. If you are unsure if your institution received a response, please reach out to your faculty to confirm.