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Baltimore IB workshop - DP Theatre Category 1 & 2

June 23 - June 25, 2022


Please note: The Category 2 training is now sold out.

If you would like to be added to the waitlist – please contact the Event Manager Keriann O’Rourke

About the workshop

Baltimore IB workshop – DP Theatre Category 1 & 2

Workshop goals
Category 1
This workshop is recommended for teachers of Theatre from schools which have taken the decision to apply to offer the Diploma programme or new or recently appointed Theatre teachers from IB World Schools.

Category 2
This workshop is recommended for experienced Theatre teachers from IB World Schools. Teachers must have either attended a previous Category 1 workshop in Theatre OR have been teaching DP Theatre for a number of years.

Target audience
All teachers of the NEW DP Theatre course beginning in 2022 for cohorts graduating in May/November 2024.

Master class & master class leader
All participants will take part in one master class.
Details to be confirmed by April 2022.

All participants will view one professional theatre performance as part of the workshop.
Details to be confirmed by April 2022.

About your workshop leader

Details to be confirmed by April 2022.

Important information

St. Timothy’s School
8400 Greenspring Avenue
Stevenson, Maryland
United States of America

Venue website

Event Manager
Keriann O’Rourke

For participants
Registration is now open.
Registration will close Thursday, 9th June, 2022.

Workshop timings
The workshop begins at 9:00 am Thursday, 23rd June, 2022 and ends at 3:00pm Saturday, 25th June, 2022. Participants are expected to attend all sessions on all days.

Not sure which IB DP Theatre Category is right for you? Download this helpful guide here:

ISTA IB DP Theatre Training. All you need to know


Registration fees
ISTA Members – GBP £790
Non ISTA Members – GBP £845
T-Shirt – GBP £12

Total cost per participant
ISTA Members – GBP £802
Non ISTA Members – GBP £857

Please note
Fees include lunches and tea/coffee breaks daily and a ticket for one theatre performance.
Any bookings or amendments taken in the six weeks prior to the workshop will incur an additional GBP £50 late booking/amendment surcharge, subject to availability.
Once booked and invoiced the registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable as per event terms and conditions.
Late registrants will not be able to order a t-shirt.

Travel & visas

Participants are advised to arrive in Stevensen/Baltimore on the evening of Wednesday, 22nd June, 2022 and should not plan to leave St. Timothy’s campus in Stevenson until after the close of the last session at 3:00pm on Saturday, 25th June, 2022.
Late arrivals and early departures will result in ISTA issuing a certificate of partial attendance for the workshop.
Please ensure you have the correct visa to enter the USA and have checked entry requirements pertaining to COVID-19 travel regulations.
Participants are responsible for getting to and from the venue and theatre during the event.

Nearest airport
Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI).

Free parking is available on the school campus for anyone driving in and out each day.

Accommodation & meals

Participants will be asked to book and pay for their own hotel accommodation. We advise you choose accommodation close to the St. Timothy’s. Please contact your event coordinator for suggestions if needed.


Lunches and tea/coffee breaks are provided.

Covid-19 information

At present (April 2022), the mask mandate has been lifted at St. Timothy’s School. Masks are optional on campus.
Proof of vaccination is required to be shown when entering campus
Please note: These requirements are subject to change.

What to bring

Current DP Theatre Course Guide (ask your IB coordinator to provide if you do not have it) .
Any materials shared with you prior to the workshop such as the workbook.
A notebook and pencil are always useful.

Download & Forms

Please find below the relevant documentation for you to download:


Starts on Thursday 23 June at 09:00
Finishes on Saturday 25 June at 15:00
(EDT - Eastern Daylight Time)


St. Timothy’s School
8400 Greenspring Avenue
Stevenson, Maryland


• Alan Rosenberg
• Anna Botsford
• Ben Shaver
• Bruce Mindt
• Camille Pozderac
• Chelsea Hill
• Dana Bowman
• Danny Issa
• David Ricklick
• Denise Gomez
• Greg Hipius
• Harry Culpepper
• Hermelinda Kaney
• Jaclyn Zappone
• Jared Kaitz
• Jaycie Cohen
• Jessica Yager
• John Campbell
• Julianna Gibbons
• Julie White
• Keisha Morrow
• Krista Parker
• Kristin Butler
• Laurie DeMarco
• Matt LaVergne
• Matthew Christensen
• Michael Tennant
• Michael Vahle
• Randee Donnelly
• Ray Franz
• Richard St. Peter
• Ryan Lamb
• Sarah Van Benschoten
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