FIRST LOOK AT:

TCA 2020 Schedule

A Clear Vision for Clowning

(Subject to Change)

 

Thursday, August 6, 2020

10:00am -3:00pm - Vendor set up – Iron Horse Room

10:00am – 6:00pm registration open (break from 1:30-3:00 for General meeting)

10:00am-12:30pm TCA Board meeting (lunch ordered in) – The Bradley Boardroom

12:30-1:00pm – First Timers’ orientation and Jr. Joey orientation – The Striker Room

1:00-1:30pm – Judges and competitors meeting – The Bradley Boardroom

1:30pm- 3:00pm – General Meeting – Phantom Warrior Ballroom

3:00-6:30pm – vendor room open – Iron Horse Room

3:30pm – Face painting competition sign up cut-off

3:30pm – Balloon competition sign up cut-off

3:15-4:30pm – Welcome Session and Workshop #1 – Phantom Warrior Ballroom

   • Welcome announcements

   • Matthew “Phineas” Lish (Headliner) – “I Think, Therefore I Clown”

4:45-6:00pm – Workshop #2

   • Fred Baisch – East Pocket Magic – Audie Murphy Room

   • Julia Bothum – Makeup and costume design – Abrams Room

6:00-7:00pm – Face painting competition – Striker Room

6:00-8:00 – dinner on your own

8:00 – TCA board Ice Cream social and crazy glasses craft station and contest - Audie Murphy Room

 

Friday, August 7, 2020

9:00am-4:00pm – registration open

9:00 – 10:00am – Balloon competition – Striker Room

9:00-10:00am – special Jr Joey class – Room TBA

9:00am – Make-up competition sign up cut off

10:00am-5:00pm - Vendor room open – Iron Horse Room

9:00 -10:15am – Workshop #3

   • David Pitts – Puppet and ventriloquism workshop – Abrams Room

   • Fred Baisch – Rope magic for everyone! – Audie Murphy Room

10:15 – 11:00am - A visit with Kathy Keaton author of Prescription Humor -Phantom Warrior Room

11:00-12:30pm – Workshop #4 – Phantom Warrior Room

Dal Sanders will perform a daycare/school show for a live child audience. Then the children will leave and he will go over step by step the routines and ideas on how to perform and build a daycare/school show. 11-11:15 kids come in, 11:15-11:45 show, 11:45-12:00 kids leave, 12:00-12:30 lecture

12:30pm – Skit competition sign up cut off

12:30pm – Performance competition sign up cut off

12:30-2:00pm – lunch on your own (grab something quick and come back to watch Make-up competition)

12:45-2:15pm – Make Up Competition (lunch ordered in for contestants) - Phantom Warrior Room

2:15-3:30pm – Workshop #5

   • Teri Stokes – Beginning Balloon art – Abrams Room

   • Matthew Lish – It’s in the Book! Script and Routine Writing – Striker Room

   • Julia Bothum – Comedy through Movement – Phantom Warrior Room

3:45-5:00pm – Workshop #6

   • David Pitts – Cartoon drawing workshop – Striker Room

   • Teri Stokes – intermediate to advanced balloon art – Abrams Room

5:00-6:15pm – JAM sessions – coordinators – Matthew Lish and Teri Stokes - Abrams Room

5:00pm – Paradeability sign up cut off

6:15-7:30pm – dinner on your own

7:30-10:30pm – Skit and performance competition (Master of Ceremonies - Fred Baisch and Julia Bothum)

 

Saturday, August 8, 2020

9:00am – gather in lobby to carpool to Killeen Mall for photo and Paradeability

9:30am – Group photo –  Killeen Mall

10:00-2:00pm- Paradeability competition - Killeen Mall (there is a food court at the mall)

2:00-5:00pm – registration open

2:00-5:30pm – last chance vendor room – Iron Horse Room

2:15 - 3:30pm – Special Jr. Joey Class – Audie Murphy room

2:15-3:30pm – Workshop #7

   • Matthew Lish – Prop making workshop – Striker Room

   • Face painting – Suzy Wall - Line work that works for you; ideas and techniques to help make it easier to move that line and still paint the WOW ones -  Abrams Room

   • Puppet Workshop – Puppets, Inc. – Audie Murphy Room

3:45-5:00pm – Workshop #8

   • Social Media, Marketing, Branding – Greg Stanford – striker room

   • Juggling Workshop – Matt Tardy – Abrams Room

6:30pm – Awards Banquet (Juggling entertainment by Matt Tardy) - Phantom Warrior Ballroom

 

Sunday, August 9, 2020

9:00-10:00am – Diana McCurtain and Aurora

10:00-11:30am – Breakfast