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KCACTF Awards: Putting Eight Student Designers in the Spotlight

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 3/8/18 10:14 AM
After three months of hard work, the winners of the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) were selected, and eight talented designers went home with, not only great experience, but a free Vectorworks Spotlight license! A huge congratulations to them. Read More

Topics: Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, KCACTF, KCACTF Region 1, KCACTF Region 2, KCACTF Region 3, KCACTF Region 4, KCACTF Region 5, KCACTF Region 6, KCACTF Region 7, KCACTF Region 8, Vectorworks Spotlight, KCACTF Regional Awards, Liam Day, Christopher Erbe, Allison Granat, Shelby Ashley, Mattie McIntosh, Eric Armstrong, Amy Beery, Christiana Kuey

Vectorworks Proudly Sponsors KCACTF Awards for Second Year

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 1/9/18 10:24 AM
For the second year in a row, we are proud to sponsor the awards at the annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). From January 9 to March 3, 2018, thousands of talented student artists, from eight regions across the United States, will have the chance to showcase their work.  Read More

Topics: KCACTF Region 1, KCACTF, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, Vectorworks Spotlight, Frank Brault, Western Connecticut University, Vision, Braceworks, Spotlight

Production Design Students Shine Bright at KCACTF

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 3/15/17 10:07 AM
It’s a wrap– the 2017 eight regional festivals organized by the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF), a national program organized to celebrate college theater in the United States, have officially ended. Since 1969, KCACTF has helped students develop their creative and technical skills. As a part of KCACTF’s mission, the program holds eight regional festivals annually for students offering workshops, discussions, scholarships, and award programs. Read More

Topics: Anna Janicek, Bradley Taylor, Bronwyn Teague, Emma Cummings, Entertainment, Isaac Sawle, James McLoughlin, KCACTF, KCACTF Region 1, KCACTF Region 2, KCACTF Region 3, KCACTF Region 4, KCACTF Region 5, KCACTF Region 6, KCACTF Region 7, KCACTF Region 8, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, lighting design, Los Medanos Community College, Minnesota State University Mankato, Oklahoma City University, Sabrina Michelle Reed, scenic design, Scottsdale Community College, Slippery Rock University, sound design, Southern Connecticut State University, Stephanie Lutz, technical direction, University of Southern Mississippi, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Vectorworks Design Scholarship

Break a Leg: Good Luck to Students at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festivals

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 1/11/17 9:35 AM
Cue the spotlight! This year, we’re helping put students center stage at the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) by sponsoring awards at KCACTF’s eight regional festivals. Read More

Topics: Design Technology and Management, DTM, Entertainment, Frank Brault, KCACTF, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, Planet Vectorworks, Rafael Jaen, Spotlight, Vectorworks Design Scholarship

Vectorworkers present at Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Posted by Lisa Lance on 1/18/11 10:25 AM
Theater students and teachers from southwest New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C., northern Virginia, West Virginia, and Ohio gathered at Towson University in Towson, Maryland, the week of January 10 for the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF Region 2, Festival 43). Our very own lighting industry expert and software engineer Kevin Linzey was invited to give a presentation on Vectorworks 2011 and Lightwright 5. Another industry veteran, Kevin Lee Allen, set designer and author of the 2010 and 2011 Vectorworks Spotlight Getting Started Guides, gave presentations on "Vectorworks for Students", "Vectorworks for Faculty", and "Using Visual Metaphor in Design". Read More

Topics: Avery Brooks, Community, Entertainment, KCACTF, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, Kevin Lee Allen, Kevin Linzey, Lightwright 5, Spotlight, Vectorworks 2011, Vectorworks Spotlight

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