Theatre Competition

Each year, the Maricopa Community Colleges sponsors a district-wide competition to encourage and recognize student competition in the following categories:

  • Theatre Performance
  • Theatre Design

Entry Deadline:  March 7,  2014.

Competition will be held at Mesa Community College on March 21

There is a new registration submission process. We are now using a site that has been created by the Western States Arts Federation. It is called CaFE (Call for Entries) to host the registration for the competitions. When you click the link below you will be transferred to this secure site that the MCCD has chosen for the registration for this competition.

Although the regstration for the competition will be online, the competition will be in live and in person. You will be judged in front of the judges.


Please follow these steps to enter the competition.  All entries MUST use the CaFE online application system (you may wish to print these instructions).  

The website is:  https://www.callforentry.org

  • Click on the Web address 
  • All students will be required to create a CaFE account to submit their entries.
  • Go to "Register Here" button and follow instructions.
  • Now go back to CaFE home page and Click on "View All Calls" button
  • Type "Maricopa" in the Keyword field and click on the "Go" button
  • Click on "View More Info" link to view application criterion
  • To submit a student entry, Click on "Apply to This Call" link. 
  • Log in and follow prompts
  • You will receive an email confirmation that you have registered. It will come from WESTAF/ CaFE and say that it is a payment confirmation. And you can also record or print out your confirmation code.

Please visit the CaFE site for Competition Requirements, Criterion, and Submission Deadline:  https://www.callforentry.org

  • Type "Maricopa" in the Keyword field and click on the "Go" button
  • Click on "View More Info" link to view application requirements, criterion, and submission deadline

College Coordinators

  • Chandler-Gilbert:  Gordon Jesse, 480-570-1540
  • GateWay:  Donald Hall, 602-286-8730
  • Glendale:  David Seitz, 623-845-3385
  • Mesa:  Kevin Dressler, 480-461-7538
  • Paradise Valley:  Andrea Robertson, 602-787-6580
  • Phoenix:  Geof Eroe, 602-285-7303
  • Scottsdale:  Randy Messersmith, 480-423-6718
  • South Mountain:  Julie Holston, 602-243-8267