International Thespian Society

Florida Junior Thespians
District 8, Orange County
Pamela McDonald, Director

Welcome!Orange County

District Competition 2019 was held December 6 - December 7 at Ocoee High School.

Access the Performance Schedule and Festival Website

Check back in August for information on District Competition 2020.

Pamela McDonald
Chair, District 8
Florida Junior Thespians

About Florida Junior Thespians District 8:

Encompassing all of Orange County, our district features over 15 participating private and public middle schools. District 8 is one of the twelve districts representing all of middle school theatre in Florida.

About ITS:
District 8 is part of the Junior International Thespian Society (ITS). ITS is designed to be an honorary organization that recognizes and rewards excellence among the participants in the theatre arts program. Junior Thespian membership should be viewed as an honor and a goal to which participants in your theatre arts program aspire.

Mission Statement:

Shaping lives through theatre education by: honoring student achievement in theatre and enriching their theatre education experience; supporting teachers by providing professional development, networking opportunities, resources, and recognition; and influencing public opinion that theatre education is essential and builds life skills.

Competition was held Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7 at Ocoee High School.