Ushering in a New Era at SETC!

2024 Convention | Mobile, AL

March 13-17, 2024 SETC Turns 75!


Join us in commemorating a momentous occasion as SETC, the nation's most expansive and comprehensive theatre network, marks its 75th anniversary. Prepare for the celebration as we usher in a new era in the vibrant style of Mardi Gras!

Save the date, spread the word, and prepare yourself for an unrivaled event that will be remembered for decades to come. Mark your calendars as SETC turns 75, and get ready to witness an experience that exemplifies the pinnacle event of the industry!

This event schedule will be also available on the Whova Mobile App on December 15th. Download Link.
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IMPORTANT NOTE: Only members are eligible for early bird discounts. If you are not a member...


Auditions/Interviews: Seize countless opportunities to audition and interview with top tier companies and esteemed educational institutions actively seeking exceptional talent for recruitment and hiring. (Add-on Required: Once registered for the convention, set up a profile and sign-up for your audition/interview on

Theatre Festivals: Witness the magic of five theatre festivals showcasing a curated selection of reimagined classics and exciting new works.

Celebrity Keynotes: Gain insight and inspiration from a stellar lineup of legendary, award-winning keynotes.

Professional Development: Engage with innovative visionaries as they delve into the latest industry trends through dynamic workshops, thought-provoking panel discussions, and enriching masterclasses.

Expo: Explore the ultimate Expo experience, featuring, a theatre design/tech competition, and exhibitors showcasing cutting-edge products and services.



Job Fair: Unlock your career potential and connect with top employers at all levels in the industry at our job fair. (Free add on during registration required.)

Networking Mixers/Gala Awards: Indulgence awaits as pulsating parties, invigorating mixers, and soulful receptions come to life. Mobile will be transformed into a hub of excitement, allowing you to mingle shoulder-to-shoulder with industry trendsetters, and history makers. (Some add-ons required.)

Design/Tech Competition: Each year, graduate and undergraduate students display their design and technology work and have it critiqued by distinguished career industry professionals- modern masters of design and technology with national and international reputations. Winners in the competition receive monetary, product or experience awards and recognition in SETC News. (Free add-on required.) High Schoolers are welcome to exhibit for recognition and review but do not qualify for prizes.

Please read carefully and scroll down. Some our our registration procedures have changed.

We are pleased to inform all members that until December 15th, you have the privilege of a discounted registration. Get your member discount code when you select your ticket type using the link below. 

Kindly note that membership dues are separate from registration pricing and not included. 

For those who still need to become members, we cordially invite you to join our community and take advantage of the early bird discounts now! If you have a question about your membership/renewal status, click the "MEMBER ACCESS" button located in the heading of this page, and log in for details. 

Read carefully and click the icons below to access the registration and ticket information that best fits your category.

If you have questions, please contact us.

 Registration Refund Policy: We understand things happen and we're happy to honor any refund requests before February 15th at 11:59 pm. (Sorry, no exceptions.) Processing fees are non-refundable and a 15% administrative fee will be deducted from your refund due. 

Please complete the refund request form in its entirety. Failure to do so may result in your request being declined. Submit your refund request here.

For additional questions, please email us at [email protected]Thank you!


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