Theatre Directing Resources

Schools must obtain permission to license copyrighted material and to pay royalties before performing the work. WISDAA cannot secure royalty waivers for member schools.

Wireless Microphones #

A change affects high school wireless microphone systems in the 600 and 700 MHz bands; Some microphone companies are offering rebates to upgrade microphone systems that will be affected. Read more…

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Ticketing for Performing Arts

Official WISDAA partner. No cost to schools.

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Director/Educator Conference
Friday, 9/22/23, UW-Green Bay

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Free Online Courses #

Theatre Safety -incl. PAC/ Auditorium managers

Understanding Copyright and Compliance

Protecting Students from Abuse

Vendor Directory #

This directory is provided as a service; inclusion below does not constitute an endorsement by the WHSFA. Entries listed on this page advertise/exhibit/sponsor at the State Festival in November (learn more); click the “full list” button below this list for a complete directory that includes location and phone numbers for all of these, as well.  You can select from the “Products/Services” menu any number of the following: Costumes, Lighting, Make-Up, Publisher, Sound, StageContact us if you’d like to suggest any vendor listings for this list.

Combat, Costumes, Props
Make-Up, Make-Up, Stage
Acting/Audition Coaching

One-Act Play Database #

This database shows plays that have advanced to State, as well as those who have earned Critics’ Choice and/or Ensemble Awards. Use search filters to find specific plays and/or to show years. Plays shaded in tan are works that were devised/adapted, or are in the public domain. Thank you to Rick Braun of Waunakee High School for compiling this list in 2019!