The Tampa Bay Theatre Festival – 2017

The Tampa Bay Theatre Festival (TBTF), organized by the 501(c)(3) non-profit theatre company RL Stage Inc., will be back for its fourth year in 2017. The mission is to unite artists and theatre lovers within and beyond the Tampa Bay Area for an amazing weekend of education and entertainment. Attendees will experience powerful, informative workshops led by trained professionals, in addition to scene, monologue, and short play competitions, and theatrical entertainment that will leave audiences with a memorable experience.


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Tickets will be available in the near future.

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Submitting your play is easy. Once submitted, you will be able to track your status in real time.

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2016 Workshops

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2016 Sponsors

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