High School Spirit of Festival Video Contest

The Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild (METG, Inc.) is hosting its annual "Spirit of Festival" video competition.

The goal is to showcase student-­developed original videos that celebrate the theme that Festival is a celebration of theatre and each school's hard work. The winning video will be showcased during the Massachusetts State Drama Festival Finals Awards Ceremony at the Back Bay Events Center.


•Eligible students must be enrolled in a member high school in grades 7-­12. The video team can be comprised of any individual from within the school and does not need to be a student directly involved in the festival production.

•Each team must have a coach who is either a teacher at the school or director of the after school program to lead this activity

•All submitted videos will remain the property of the Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild (METG, Inc.)

•All entrants must allow METG, Inc. permission to use their submission for public education and advertisement.

Deadline: Tuesday, March 19, 2019. Any materials sent after the deadline will not be included in the competition.

Submitting the Video

•First, TEST your video to make sure that it has both the video AND the audio.

•Share your video online with METG@METG.ORG. Make sure that we can download the video from your sharing site.

•Email METG@METG.ORG to let us know that you've shared your entry.

•Mail a DVD or USB drive with your video to the Guild address.

Contest Fee:$15 per student from an METG member school; $20 for non-member

For further details, see the information link on this page.

High School Spirit of Festival Video Contest


The Guild initiated its annual Spirit of Festival video competition with a goal to showcase student-developed original videos that promote the theme for festival as a celebration of theatre.

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