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Both current and back issues of the AACT Spotlight magazine are available as PDF files, which are readable by most web browsers like Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Edge, etc. If your browser does not have the Acrobat or Acrobat Reader plug-in, you may download Acrobat Reader free from Adobe's website.

Year Issue Feature Articles PDF File
2023 Jan-Feb

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: AACTFest 2023, AACTFest 2023 National Adjudicators, YouthFest 2023, Youth Theatre Conference, Community Theatre Management Conference. NewPlayFest Openings, Storytelling Through Design, National Awards, Donate to the AACT Silent, Monologue Competition, Design Competition, Adjudication Seminar, Moving On to AACTFest 2023, New AACT Region Representative.

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2022 Nov-Dec

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: AACTFest 2023; AACTFest 2023 Silent Auction; Adjudication Seminar;  Fall Webinars; US Army IMCOM Europe Entertainment’s One-Act Festival and Youth Festival in Ansbach, Germany; 2023 AACT National Awards Nominations Due; Prescott Valley Performing Arts Opens New Theatre; AACT Salutes Veterans; Friends We'll Miss: Jim Carver.

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2022 Sept-Oct

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: aactWORLDFEST 2022, On the Road to AACTFest, AACTFest 2023, AACT NewPlayFest 2022 World Premieres, AACT Fall Webinars, Welcome to Your 2022-2023 AACT Membership, AACT 2023 Design Competition, AACTFest 2023 Region Performance Order, AACT Board/Annual Membership Meeting, AACT Years of Service Awards.

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2022 July-Aug

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: AACT NewPlayFest World Premiere, AACT NewPlayFest 2024 Producing Theatres, AACT Fall Education Events, Smart Set Design Saves Season, AACTFest 2023 Workshops Request for Proposals, AACT Board Members 2022-2023.

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2022 May-June

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: aactWORLDFEST 2022; CTMC 2022, Take the Plunge; TEAMS Conference 2022; AACT NewPlayFest World Premieres; AACT National Awards; Creating a Community of Volunteers; Join AACT Now.

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2022 March-April

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: Shining a Spotlight on Swings; aactWORLDFEST 2022; CTMC 2022; Top Ten Reasons to Attend TEAMS Conference 2022; National Directors Conference; AACT YouthFest 2023; New AACT Staff.

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2022 Jan-Feb

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: Solving the Great Set Design Mystery, aactWORLDFEST 2022, CTMC 2022, TEAMS Conference 2022, AACT NewPlayFest World Premieres, National Award Nominations, World Theatre Day.


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2021 Nov-Dec

Spotlight cover

CONTENTS: AACT NewPlayFest World Premiere; Become an AACT NewPlayFest Producing Theatre; The Theatre Community of Community Theatre; Educational Conferences 2022; aactWORLDFEST 2022; A Dynamic Duo Retires; AACT Corporate Partners; Monaco International Festival; National Award Nominations.


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2021 Sept-Oct

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: Virtual AACTFest 2021 (Festival Overview, National Companies, Rob McCLure Keynote Address, Festival Awards, Design Competition); Jeff Calhoun Awarded Lifetime Membership; Fall Webinar Series; COVID Safety Webinars; National Directors Conference 2021.

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2021 July-Aug

Spotlight coverCONTENTS: Virtual AACTFest 2021; Youth Virtual Conference 2021, July 12-16; AACT NewPlayFest 2022 Winning Plays; National Managing Directors Conference 2021; Join/Renew AACT; AACT National Awards; Make Your Re-opening a Grand Opening!

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