The 2022 Technical Invention Prize (TIP) calls for simple and smart solutions in technical theatre and the entertainment industry!
The TIP is an international prize awarded to the technicians working in theatre or any part of the entertainment industry who make gadgets, devices or basically simple and smart solutions for theatre work: those clever ideas that are mostly realized by inexpensive means and materials.
The apparatus might only be used in one particular theatre, company, travelling show, sometimes just one country.
The top three entries will be recognized at the TIP award ceremony at World Stage Design 2022. All selected entries will be displayed in the TIP Exhibition at World Stage Design 2022 and the TIP Catalog.
1st Prize – $1,000 USD
2nd Prize – $500 USD
3rd Prize – $250 USD
Applications will be accepted until Midnight, 23:59 UTC+0, November 30, 2021. The winners will be notified on February 14, 2022. Submitting is free.
- Read/Download the TIP 2022 Guidelines for contest details.
- View the TIP 2022 – October 2021 UPDATE (pptx) for up-to-date information and photos of the 2017 TIP Winners.
About World Stage Design
World Stage Design (WSD) is the first and only designer-based exhibition to showcase and celebrate performance design from individual designers. Held every four years, the sixth WSD exhibition will be held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, August 6 to 16, 2022. More information.
Registration for WSD2022 and Scenofest is now open. CITT/ICTS Members, don’t forget to ask the National Office for your exclusive OISTAT Member promo code!