Middle School Students in grades 5 – 9  are eligible for the design contest.

Contest Fee: $10 per student from an METG member school; $15 for non-member

Contest Rules:

The applicant will select a scene from a published play or musical of his or her choosing and design a set for that choice.

The applicant’s design concept must be original and its rendering must be exclusively his or her own work.

Design applicants will present their entries in person on the day of the contest competition. Judges will interview design applicants.

Designs should include a detailed set rendering of one scene from the selected work. Designs may also but are not required to include a scale drawing and 3D model of design concept.

Designs must be approved by the applicant’s drama teacher/advisor.

Designer should be able to clearly explain choices including the design and color used for the particular scene.

Designs will be evaluated by two adjudicators independently using the Set Design Contest rubric.

The student with the highest score will receive a cash prize at an awards ceremony in the Spring.

Application Deadline: January 7, 2019

Fee: $10 per student from METG member school; $15 for non-member

Contest Judging Day: Saturday, January 26 at Stony Brook School in Westford (Snow Day: Sunday, January 27)