Seniors attending Festival who have attained the rank of Honor Thespian (based on the point system set by the International Thespian Society) may apply to be named a California Senior Honor Thespian. Candidates should be good citizens with service and leadership experiences through his/her Thespian troupe, school, and community – locally, nationally, and/or internationally. A Troupe Director may nominate only one Senior Honor Thespian. Seniors who submit a complete application will be granted an interview (maximum of 10 minutes) at the State Festival.
The panel of interviewers will select a pre-determined number of Senior Honor Thespians to be recognized at the Awards Ceremony at the State Festival.