Bendigo Competitions Society Inc. 94th Annual Bendigo Eisteddfod
SPEECH & DRAMA
02 Jun 2019 to 02 Jun 2019
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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Specific Music Conditions of Entry 2019

  1. The Society does not accept any responsibility for music books or scores, CD's or tapes not collected backstage or from the office immediately after the section finishes.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
  2. Competitors must provide music to the booking office (for the Adjudicator) well in advance of the commencement of their section/s. 
    1. Photocopied scores must be provided for the Adjudicator. Competitors must be able to produce the original music to comply with copyright rules.
    2. No competitor or teacher identification, or distinguishing marks are permitted.  However it would be helpful if each score was clearly marked with the Section number and Competitor’s number (as per Official Program) when being provided to the booking office.
    3. All bars must be clearly marked and numbered on music scores to be handed in for the adjudicator.
    4. Original music should be used for the Accompanist. If this is impracticable photocopies may be used, providing competitors are able to produce the original music to comply with copyright rules.
    5. In compliance with copyright rules photocopies will not be returned to competitors.
    6. Music scores are not required for the Adjudicator for any sections in the Contemporary Vocal discipline.                                                                                  
  3. Competitors are to limit their items to reasonable lengths and where stated adhere to time limits. 
    REPEATS SHOULD BE AVOIDED.                                                                                                                                                                                                  
  4. Competitors may choose to enter older age groups as well as their own age group, except where a section stipulates the lower age group (e.g 13-17 years)            
  5. CONTEMPORARY VOCAL and CLASSICAL VOCAL competitors entering any “Song from a Stage Musical” Section must provide the title of the song, state which Stage Musical the  song is from. The song presented MUST be from a Stage Musical – it can only be from a film if it has also been produced as a stage musical.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
  6. MUSIC STANDS – Music stands will be available for all sections in all disciplines. 
  7. For music sections that specify AMEB/ANZCA levels, competitors may only enter the level being studied in 2019. Useful Reference: “AMEB 2019 Manual of Syllabuses”.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
  8. DUETS & ENSEMBLES - Individual competitors may be part of more than one duet or ensemble in a section. The same duet or ensemble may only enter once in a particular section.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
  9. LEILA WATSON MEMORIAL MUSIC CHAMPIONSHIP: The Committee reserves the right to invite one or more competitors to participate in this Championship.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
  10. Competitors must provide a valid email address with their entry. Communication with competitors regarding confirmation of entry, and approximate timetable of events will normally be done via email.                                                                                                                                                                                                  
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 17/04/2019 12:59:00 PM (AEST)
10 years and under
SD 010 OWN CHOICE SOLO RECITAL     10 years and under

Time Limit: 03:00

Can include, but not restricted to, reading from Storybook,Poetry, a play or Bible

Prizes are the gift of Bendigo Y Service Club - Men Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $7.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Ribbon          
SD 020 Short Play ENSEMBLE     10 years and under

Time Limit: 10:00

Age 10 and under Memorised Play. Up to 6 players permitted. Own choice. Costumes optional. Max 10 minutes. No props except a chair per participant if required.

Prizes are the gift of Bendigo Y Service Club - Men Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $9.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Ribbon          
12 years and under
SD030 OWN CHOICE SOLO RECITAL     12 years and under

Time Limit: 03:30

Can include, but not restricted to, reading from Storybook,Poetry, a play or Bible

Prizes are the gift of Bendigo Y Service Club - Women Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $9.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Ribbon          
SD040 Short Play ENSEMBLE     12 years and under

Time Limit: 10:00

Age 10 and under Memorised Play. Up to 6 players permitted. Own choice. Costumes optional. Max 10 minutes. No props except a chair per participant if required.

Prizes are the gift of Bendigo Y Service Club - Women Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $11.001st Medals          2nd Medals          3rd Medals          HM Ribbon          
14 years and under
SD050 OWN CHOICE SOLO RECITAL     14 years and under

Time Limit: 04:00

Public Speaking - topic of own choice. Cue Cards are permissible.

Prizes are the gift of Bendigo Y Service Club - Women Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $11.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Ribbon          
SD060 OWN CHOICE ENSEMBLE     14 years and under

Time Limit: 10:00

Short Scene - Taken from a published play, book or original script with a minimum of two(2) characters. A maximum of six(6) players permitted. Costumes optional. Props to be kept to a minimum and should be able to be transportable by the performers.

Prizes are the gift of Bendigo Y Service Club - Women Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $13.001st Medals          2nd Medals          3rd Medals          HM Ribbon          
16 years and under
SD070 OWN CHOICE SOLO RECITAL     16 years and under

Time Limit: 04:00

Public Speaking - topic of own choice. Cue Cards are permissible.

Entries Closed
Entry: $11.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Ribbon          
SD080 OWN CHOICE ENSEMBLE     16 years and under

Time Limit: 10:00

Short Scene - Taken from a published play, book or original script with a minimum of two(2) characters. A maximum of six(6) players permitted. Costumes optional. Props to be kept to a minimum and should be able to be transportable by the performers.

Entries Closed
Entry: $11.001st Medals          2nd Medals          3rd Medals          HM Ribbon          
19 years and under
SD090 OWN CHOICE SOLO RECITAL     19 years and under

Time Limit: 07:00

(1) Public Speaking - topic of own choice. Cue Cards are permissible OR (2) Monologue - from existing script or created script

Entries Closed
Entry: $11.001st Medal          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HM Ribbon          
SD100 OWN CHOICE ENSEMBLE     19 years and under

Time Limit: 10:00

Short Scene - Taken from a published play, book or original script with a minimum of two(2) characters. A maximum of six(6) players permitted. Costumes optional. Props to be kept to a minimum and should be able to be transportable by the performers.

Entries Closed
Entry: $16.001st Medals          2nd Medals          3rd Medals          HM Ribbon          
23 years and under
SD110 OWN CHOICE ENSEMBLE     23 years and under

Time Limit: 10:00

Short Scene - Taken from a published play, book or original script with a minimum of two(2) characters. A maximum of six(6) players permitted. Costumes optional. Props to be kept to a minimum and should be able to be transportable by the performers.

Entries Closed
Entry: $20.001st Medals          2nd Medals          3rd Medals          HM Ribbon          
SD120 OWN CHOICE SOLO RECITAL     23 years and under

Time Limit: 07:00

(1) Public Speaking - topic of own choice. Cue Cards are permissible OR (2) Monologue - from existing script or created script

Entries Closed
Entry: $15.001st Medals          2nd Medals          3rd Medals          HM Ribbon