71st Annual Townsville Eisteddfod
Speech
14 Sep 2021 to 17 Sep 2021
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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SPEECH & DRAMA DIVISION - SPEECH

ADJUDICATORS: SOLO: Kiesten McCauley, Brisbane  GROUP: Pamela Cassidy, Tamworth

RULES & CONDITIONS

1IMPROMPTU READING 1 minute Preparation time. Competitors are marshalled in a room while 1 prepares in another room & 1 is performing.

2. PREPARED PUBLIC SPEAKING  A bell will be rung 30 seconds before the set tie limit. If the competitor exceeds the limit, a second bell will be rung & no mark  awarded.. 

3.  MICROPHONE  No microphone will be allowed.

4. PROMPTING  No prompting except from Adjudicator. Penalties will apply at the discretion of the Adjudicator. Palm cards may be used for Prepared Public Speaking.

5. COSTUMES & PROPS  No costumes or props.

6. PERFORMANCE Once a competitor has registered with the Marshal, they are required to remain until the Section has been adjudicated.

7. VENUE ETIQUETTE  Applause only. NO barracking, whistling or calling out from the auditorium OR back stage.

RECITATION/SPEECH AWARDS

Bursary: Awarded to the Townsville competitor age 15 to 18 whom, in the opinion of the Adjudicator, shows the most potential.

To be eligible, competitors must enter and compete in the following Sections: Championship Recitation and any one of the following Sections: Prepared Public Speaking  or Impromptu Reading

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 7/06/2021 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Age 15 to 18
258 Impromptu Reading Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 02:00

Disqualified if late. Provided by Adjudicator.

Donated by Grant & Lyn Withey

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 & 14
259 Impromptu Reading Solo     Age 13 & 14

Time Limit: 02:00

Disqualified if late. Provided by Adjudicator.

Donated by Magic House

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12
260 Impromptu Reading Solo     Age 12

Time Limit: 02:00

Disqualified if late. Provided by Adjudicator.

Donated by Ron Hamilton

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11
261 Impromptu Reading Solo     Age 11

Time Limit: 02:00

Disqualified if late. Provided by Adjudicator.

Donated by Dr Harry Stalewski, Paediatric Surgeon/Urologist

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10
262 Impromptu Reading Solo     Age 10

Time Limit: 02:00

Disqualified if late. Provided by Adjudicator.

Donated by Pickering Investments

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 15 to 18
263 Prepared Public Speaking Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 05:00

Set; warning bell 30 secs before end.

The Karen Vane Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 & 14
264 Prepared Public Speaking Solo     Age 13 & 14

Time Limit: 03:30

Set; warning bell 30 secs before end.

Donated by Eliza Croft

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11 & 12
265 Prepared Public Speaking Solo     Age 11 & 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Set; warning bell 30 secs before end.

Donated by Townsville Toastmasters

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC