Publicity Design



The student may choose any play from the list announced by the State Board of Directors each September on the Florida State Junior Thespian web page.


  1. The following materials are to be presented:

  1. Flyer design on 8 ½ X 11” paper

  2. Ticket design

  3. Program design and full layout of 4 pages

  4. A press release

  5. A proposal for a promotional project to be completed within the individual school.

  6. A budget for the publicity campaign and justification of expenses. You will be judged on NOT how much you spend but how you spend it.

  1. Computer aided design is acceptable.

  1. The student must present justifications of the designs. Note cards may be used.

  1. Only one student may be involved in the design. NO COLLABORATION.

  1. All logos used must be the original work of the entrant.

  1. The event will not exceed ten minutes. The student presentation is not to exceed five of these ten minutes.

  1. A bibliography is required documenting all resources used including but not limited to

written and electronic sources. The bibliography must be in MLA style.


Each room will be provided with one 4x4 card type table, which will not support weight over 25 pounds. This will be the only permissible furniture.


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