The Association of British Columbia Drama Educators (ABCDE) and National Theatre School (NTS) is proud to announce the 2024 B.C. NTS DramaFest will be at Douglas College in New Westminster May 2-5, 2024.

    The deadline for completion of all Zone Festivals is Fri. Mar. 8, 2024. Contact your Zone Rep about planning your Zone Festival in the 2023-24 School Year.

    As the BC NTS DramaFest continues to evolve to best accommodate the needs of our vibrant community during this time, please refer to the Rules & Regulations for the most up-to-date information regarding submissions and participation.

Questions? Please contact the BC NTS DramaFest team via our contacts page.

     The prime purpose of the Festival is to provide a showcase for Secondary School students from all around the province to demonstrate their unique Drama work. It brings together students, teachers, and theatre professionals to participate in high quality workshops, view-discuss-critique student theatre performances, and learn more about the art and craft of Theatre. Participation in the Festival fosters respect, excitement, artistic development, teamwork, problem solving, and a true sense of community. > Read More



Zone Festival Deadline
Mar. 8, 2024

BC NTS DramaFest!
May 2 - 5, 2024

2024 Quick Links

Registration Link

Rules & Regulations

Festival FAQ