The Southwest Theatre Association has announced that its next annual conference will be held at the Southfork Hotel in Plano, Texas, on November 3-7, 2004. The theme of the conference is "A Kingdom For The Stage: Pioneers and Innovators On The Frontiers Of The Theatre."

The focus of the conference is on founders of theaters, theatre training programs, makers of new forms of theatre, and inventors of new ways of doing our art. For additional information and details about the conference sessions contact, conference chair Jim Wear at 1-972-941-5202 or via email at