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For all interested Roosevelt HS students weekly on Thespian Thursdays immediately after school in the Black Box Theatre for 15-30 minutes.

Come find out about...
- How to join drama club and get involved in club activities!
- How to earn membership into International Thespian Society!
- How to accrue hours toward your Thespian membership!
- What the benefits are of being an official Thespian vs. Drama Club!
- Upcoming events, productions, community service, and field trips!
- MARCH and Theatre In Our Schools Month (TIOS)!
- Help learn how you can participate in leading TIOS activities!
- And MORE!

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Information about the International Thespian scholarship and grant opportunities listed below are available by clicking the ITS link above.

The Doug Finney Festival Grant: awarded to four Thespians who are junior or seniors to attend the Thespian Festival and covers basic registration costs (including room and board) and reimburses up to $250 in travel expenses. Due February 1.
The Jhon Marshall/International Thespian Officers' Outstanding Achievement Scholarship: a one-time, $1,000 scholarship for two seniors who exemplify the ideals of the Thespian Society. Due February 1.
The Austin Yeatman Technical Theatre Scholarship: a one-time $1,000 scholarship for a graduating senior majoring in technical theatre. Due April 1.
The Bob and Marti Fowler Future Theatre Educator Scholarship: a one-time, $1,500 scholarship for a graduating senior pursuing an education major in theatre. Due April 1.
The EdTA Presidents' Scholarship: a one-time, $1,000 scholarship for one inducted Thespian who demonstrates leadership abilities both in and out of school. Due April 1.
The following scholarships are awarded as a part of the Thespian Scholarship Auditions program, held at Thespian Festival 2013: the Excellence in Theatre Performance Scholarship, the Future Theatre Educator Scholarship, the Melba Day Henning Scholarship, and the Technical Theatre, Performance, or Playwriting Scholarship.

Looking for RHS Theatre fundraising information?
Click here for the RHS Troupe Fundraising Page.

For more information about community service, social, or fundraising,
contact any Thespian Officer
or Ms. Lane, Theatre Director, in the Black Box Theatre.


See below for RHS Drama Club and/or Troupe #7289 events for members...


* TOTS-Eat
Who: Roosevelt Thespian Troupe #7289 + Lincoln HS + Madison HS
What: Trick-or-Treat So Kids Can Eat
When: Sun. Oct. 30 @ NOON
Where: Contact Amanda R. for details
How: See FB page for details.
Why: Annual community service
NOTE: Contact any Thespian officer for details.

See FB event for specifics. Come help FEED THE NEED!

* Thriller Dance
Who: Theatre Students
What: Dance @ football game half time
When: Fri. Oct. 28 at halftime
Where: Rehearse in Room 178; perform on football field
How: Come rehearse; will need to do zombie makeup after school Friday
Why: It's thrilling!
NOTE: Contact Jo for details.

HAUNTED HOUSE:We have plans to help with Madison HS's haunted house. See Jo for details.


* Summer Service: TBA

* Fall Service: Trick-or-Treat So Kids Can Eat--because hunger is a scary thing!

* Winter Service: Oregon Humane Society

* Spring Service: Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Roosevelt High School ǀ 6941 N. Central St., Portland Oregon, 97203
Lobby Entrance is located off of N. Ida St. & N. Sky Ave.


(503) 916-5260 x 71424

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