IHSTF MEDIA PAGE Minimize

Attention Media, High School Sponsors, and all others wishing to cover the Illinois High School Theatre Festival!

Please utilize the following press releases:

If you are in need of additional press information, please contact Ryan Lambert at executivedirector@ihstf.org 

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IHSTF in the Spotlight!

As we work to prepare for IHSTF 2023, enjoy some coverage from previous years' Festivals!

Maine South Theatre Program Honored for Making it to State
Bugle - 2/28/18

Illinois Theatre Fest Offers Teens Confidence, Experience
Bloomington Pantagraph - 1/12/18

What's Happening in Park Ridge -- Maine South Students to Attend Festival
Chicago Tribune - 1/12/18

OTHS Thespian Selected for Lead Role at State Festival Play
Belleville News-Democrat - 1/11/18

Lake Park to Perform at Theater Festival
Chicago Daily Herald - 1/10/18

Illinois High School to Perform Despite Stolen Props
The US & News & World Report - 1/9/18

Edwardsville Students Part of 43rd Annual IHSTF
River Bender - 1/8/18

The Show Goes On: Community Rallies to Send Students to Festival
Herald & Review - 1/8/18

Shout Out: Susan Gorman
Chicago Tribune - 1/3/18

OEHS Student Chosen as Stage Manager for All-State Production
Kendall Couny Now - 12/27/17

Niles West's Production of "White Guy on the Bus" Selected for IHSTF
Chicago Tribune - 12/15/17

Rockford, Belvidere High Schools Selected for IHSTF
Rockford Register Star - 11/28/17