62nd Eisteddfod by the Bay
Speech & Drama
28 May 2017 to 04 Jun 2017
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
Speech & Drama Rules & Regulations  -  Conditions of Entry 2015


All sections should be memorised unless otherwise stated   

If a student needs prompting, the Adjudicator will do so, but in the event of too much time lapsing, a teacher or parent may do so

If less than 4 entries received in any section, it will be joined with another age group or cancelled

  

SECTION 26:  Open Age Public Speaking:    Condition of Entry

A student who enters this section acknowledges that if they are placed 1st or 2nd they are required to speak at The English Speaking Union function at a later date to be advised.


Adjudicators - 
Lynette Blumenthal & Margaret Gallagher








ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 21/04/2017 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
7 Years & Under
01 Nursery Rhymes or Poem (Own Choice) Solo     7 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Memorised - Costume Optional.

Entry: $8.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
8 Years & Under
02 Poem Solo     8 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Memorised.

Sponsored by Printhouse Graphics

Entry: $8.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
10 Years & Under
03 Poem Solo     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Memorised.

Sponsored by Printhouse Graphics

Entry: $8.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
04 Prose Narrative / Drama Solo     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Memorised - Costume Optional.

Sponsored by Speech Teachers` Association of Victoria Inc.

Entry: $8.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
05 Duologues Duo     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Memorised - Costume Optional. Minimal Props.

Entry: $8.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
12 Years & Under
06 Poem Solo     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Memorised.

Sponsored by Printhouse Graphics

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
07 Prose Narrative / Drama Solo     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Memorised - Costume Optional.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
08 Duologues Duo     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Memorised - Costume Optional. Minimal Props.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
09 Impromptu Improvisation in Pairs Duo     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

A choice of Two topics will be given with 1 minute preparation time.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
10 Public Speaking Solo     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Prepared Speech 3-4 minutes. Cue cards optional.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
11 Impromptu Reading Solo     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Reading will be given by the adjudicator.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
14 Years & Under
12 Poem Solo     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Memorised.

Sponsored by Speech Teachers` Association of Victoria Inc.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
13 Prose Narrative / Drama Solo     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Memorised.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
14 Duologues Duo     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

Memorised - Costume Optional. Minimal Props. Time limit: 3 - 4 minutes.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
15 Impromptu Improvisation in Pairs Duo     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 04:00

A choice of Two topics will be given with 1 minute preparation time.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
16 Public Speaking Solo     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 07:00

(A) Prepared Speech - 3 - 4 minutes - Cue Cards Optional. (B) Impromptu Speech of 2 minutes with 1 minute preparation time.

Entry: $10.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
10 Years & Under
17A Short Scene Group     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 07:00

Taken from a published play, book or can be an original script. Memorised. Minimum 3 Characters - Costume Optional.

Entry: $15.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
12 Years & Under
17B Short Scene Group     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 07:00

Taken from a published play, book or can be an original script. Memorised. Minimum 3 Characters - Costume Optional.

Entry: $15.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
14 Years & Under
17C Short Scene Group     14 Years & Under

Time Limit: 07:00

Taken from a published play, book or can be an original script. Memorised. Minimum 3 Characters - Costume Optional.

Entry: $15.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
16 Years & Under
17D Short Scene Group     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 07:00

Taken from a published play, book or can be an original script. Memorised. Minimum 3 Characters - Costume Optional.

Entry: $15.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
18 Shakespeare Solo     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Costume Optional. Time Limit: 3 - 6 minutes maximum.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
19 Duologues Duo     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Memorised - Costume Optional. Minimal Props. Time Limit: 3 - 6 minutes

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
20 Impromptu Reading Solo     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 06:00

Reading will be given by the adjudicator.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
17 Years & Under
21 Impromptu Improvisation in Pairs Duo     17 Years & Under

Time Limit: 07:00

A choice of Two topics will be given with 1 minute preparation time.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
16 Years & Under
22 Junior Speech Championship Solo     16 Years & Under

Time Limit: 07:00

(A) Memorised Poem (B) Memorised Prose Narrative/Drama.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
Open Age
23 Prose Narrative / Drama Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 06:00

Memorised. Costume Optional.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
24 Poem Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 06:00

Memorised

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
25 Shakespeare Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 06:00

Memorised. Costume Optional.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion          
26 Public Speaking Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 10:00

(A) Prepared Speech - 5 - 6 minutes (B) Impromptu Speech of 3 minutes with 1 minute preparation time. Please note that a student who enters this section acknowledges that if they are placed 1st or 2nd they will be required to speak at The English Speaking Union function at a later date.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy & Medallion          2nd Trophy & Medallion          3rd Trophy & Medallion