Technical IEs

Technical Individual Events

updated 10/23/17

Individual Events in District V follow the rules set forth by Florida State Thespians.  All individual events follow the General Rules as well as specific event rules.

Students may be registered in a maximum of three (3) individual events (performance and technical, not including extraneous events).

Each troupe can bring up to five (5) monologues, five (5) solos and three (3) of all other events.

The time limit for all technical events is 10 minutes.  All events on this page must choose from the selected Technical Titles selected by the State Board for competition this year.

Costume Design (1 participant)
Costume Construction (1 participant)
Scenic   Design (1 participant)
Publicity Design (1 participant)
Student Directed Scenes (1 director, number of cast members is not specified.  This event does NOT count against the 3 IE limit for cast members, but does for the director.)
Student Choreography (1 choreographer, may have up to 16 dancers.  This event does NOT count against the 3 IE limit for cast members, but does for the director.)

Extraneous Events

Extraneous Events do NOT count against the student's three Individual Event.  A student may not have more than 6 total individual events.

Makeup Design (1 participant) 
Sound Design (1 participant)
         Sound Design Example 1
         Sound Design Example 2
Production Design Team (4-7 participants)
Lighting Design (1 participant)
         Light Plot Template (Vectorworks File)
         Light Plot Template (PDF)

2017-2018 SELECTIONS


Student Directors are not allowed to use musicals for their scene work.  

The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo Goldoni (Samuel French)
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare (public domain)
Izutsu (The Well Cradle) by Zeami Motokiyo (

Contemporary Comedies
Picasso at the Lapin Agile by Steve Martin (Samuel French)
Mystery of Irma Vep by Charles Ludlam (Samuel French)

Contemporary Dramas
A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry (Samuel French)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Simon Stephens (Samuel French)
Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies (Samuel French)

In the Heights by Lin-Manuel Miranda (music & lyrics); Quiara Alegria Hudes (book) (Applause Libretto Library)
The Color Purple by Stephen Bray, Brenda Russell, Allee Willis (music & lyrics); Marsha Norman (book)
Smokey Joe's Cafe by Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller (music & lyrics)
Cabaret by John Kander (music), Fred Ebb (lyrics), Joe Masteroff (book)

Want to know what shows were selected in the past?  Check out the Tech Title Archive.