Mildura 41st Annual Eisteddfod
Speech & Drama
06 Jun 2019 to 24 Jun 2019
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
View Discipline Rule

Please read the Eisteddfod Rules and Conditions of Entry for the overall Eisteddfod and specific discipline rules via entries in Stardom and also on the Mildura Eisteddfod Website under the Competitors or Teachers Tabs. A hard copy of these rules may be requested to be posted out by telephoning or emailing the Mildura Eisteddfod. 


See also a list of Awards applicable to these sections under the Competitors or Teachers Tabs on the Mildura Eisteddfod Website. 


ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 15/03/2019 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
501 Verse Speaking Choir     Primary School Prep to Grade 2

Session: 06/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit:

Two contrasting selections

Sponsored by Allstate Conveyancing Services Pty. Ltd.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
504 Oral Presentation Solo     Secondary School

Time Limit: 04:00

Any subject

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
507 Recitation Solo     11 and 12 years only

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 04:00

Costume Optional - Own Selection

Sponsored by Rita Mazza

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
512 Recitation of Verse or Prose in Unison Choir     12 years and under

Time Limit: 07:00

Minimum 3 - Maximum 10 speakers - Some solo work Costume Optional - Own Selection Conductor permitted, not counted as a performer

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
518 Monologue Solo     14 years and under

Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional Own Selection Time 2 to 5 minutes

Sponsored by Dianne, Richard, Arron and Liam Wood - kidsteachingkids

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
523 Character Duologue Duet     16 years and over

Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional Own Selection Time 2.5 to 5 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.00
524 VCE Drama or Theatre Studies Solo     VCE

Time Limit:

For Drama Please hand in prescribed structure

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
528 Prepared Speech Solo     15 years and over

Time Limit: 04:00

Topic 'Should life skills such as parenting, budgeting and house cleaning be taught at school?' Time 3 to 4 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
529 Self-Devised Monologue Solo     Secondary School Years 7 to 10

Time Limit: 05:00

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
532 Impromptu Speech Solo     17 years and over

Time Limit: 01:00

Selected from supplied topics. 6 mins preparation. Time 1 minute

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.00
533 Dante Alighieri Poetry Recitation - In Italian Solo     12 years and under

Session: 07/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 03:00

In Italian Own Selection

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
540 Make a Scene 4 Competitors     Primary School Grades 5 & 6

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 03:00

Team will ad-lib a scene from a supplied plot. Preparation time 3 minutes

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Merbein Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
543 Make a Scene 4 Competitors     Open

Time Limit: 03:00

Team will ad-lib a scene from a supplied plot. Preparation time 3 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
548 Two Lines Only 4 Competitors     Open

Time Limit: 03:00

1 competitor is narrator of the scene. 3 competitors must say each of their two supplied lines as often as possible to fit in with narration. Preparation time 2 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
502 Verse Speaking Choir     Primary School Grades 3 & 4

Session: 06/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit:

Two contrasting selections

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
508 Recitation Solo     13 and 14 years only

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional - Own Selection

Sponsored by James Golsworthy Consulting

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
534 Dante Alighieri Poetry Recitation - In Italian Solo     17 years and under

Session: 07/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 03:00

In Italian Own Selection

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
536 Speech and Drama Any Number of Teachers Non Competitive     Speech and Drama Teachers

Session: 06/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit:

Own choice of reading, poem or script. Teacher will receive an adjudicator's critique sheet. No places awarded.

Entries Closed
Entry: $0.00
545 The Question Game 4 Competitors     Primary School Grades 5 & 6

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 03:00

A team consists of 4 members. Each team will receive a scenario on stage. Two of the team members will begin by having a conversation that consists of only questions. If the team member makes a statement or takes too long to answer the next team member will step forward to begin asking the questions. Time limit will be signalled by a bell.

Sponsored by Eyecare Sunraysia

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
503 Verse Speaking Choir     Primary School Grades 5 & 6

Session: 06/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit:

Two contrasting selections

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Mildura Deakin

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
509 Recitation Solo     15 years and over

Session: 06/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 06:00

Costume Optional - Own Selection

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
513 Prepared Reading Solo     8 years and under

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 02:00

Time limits apply. Minimum 1 minute and 30 seconds - maximum 2 minutes. Selection must be read from a book (not from a photocopy).

Sponsored by Charles & Partners

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
530 Impromptu Speech Solo     14 years and under

Session: 07/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 01:00

Selected from supplied topics 6 minutes preparation Time 1 minute

Sponsored by James Golsworthy Consulting

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
535 So Pleased You're Here Solo     13 to 15 years

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 04:00

Competitor will ad-lib in a scene with actors.

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Red Cliffs Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
505 Recitation Solo     8 years and under

Session: 06/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 03:00

Costume Optional - Own Selection

Sponsored by Lions Club of Mildura Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
510 Character Recitation in Costume Solo     16 years and under

Session: 06/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 06:00

Own Selection

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Mildura Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
514 Prepared Reading Solo     9 and 10 years only

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 04:00

Time limits apply. Minimum 2 minutes - maximum 4 minutes. Selection must be read from a book (not from a photocopy).

Sponsored by Lesley and Neville Mitchell

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
531 Impromptu Speech Solo     15 years and over

Session: 07/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 01:00

Selected from supplied topics 6 mins preparation Time 1 minute

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Mildura Deakin

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
541 Make a Scene 4 Competitors     Secondary School Years 7 & 8

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 03:00

Team will ad-lib scene from a supplied plot. Preparation time 3 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
506 Recitation Solo     9 and 10 years only

Session: 06/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 03:00

Costume Optional - Own Selection

Sponsored by Mildura Millewa Group CWA of Victoria Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
515 Prepared Reading Solo     11 and 12 years only

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 04:00

Time limits apply. Minimum 2 minutes - maximum 4 minutes. Selection must be read from a book (not from a photocopy).

Sponsored by MACU Kitchens

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
525 Classic Monologue Solo     Open

Session: 06/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional Time 2.5 to 5.0 minutes

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Red Cliffs Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM          
546 The Question Game 4 Competitors     Secondary School Years 7 & 8

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 03:00

A team consists of 4 members. Each team will receive a scenario on stage. Two of the team members will begin by having a conversation that consists of only questions. If the team member makes a statement or takes too long to answer the next team member will step forward to begin asking the questions. Time limit will be signalled by a bell.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
520 Monologue Solo     17 years and over

Session: 06/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional Own Selection Time 2.5 to 5 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
521 Character Duologue Duet     Primary School

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional Own Selection Time 2.5 to 5 Minutes

Sponsored by Rotary Club of Red Cliffs Inc.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
547 Two Lines Only 4 Competitors     Secondary School 9 & 10

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 03:00

1 competitor is narrator of the scene. 3 competitors must say each of their two supplied lines as often as possible to fit in with narration. Preparation time 2 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
516 Prepared Reading Solo     13 and 14 years only

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 04:00

Time limits apply. Minimum 2 minutes - maximum 4 minutes. Selection must be read from a book (not from a photocopy).

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
519 Monologue Solo     15 years and over

Session: 07/06/2019 9:30 AM    Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional Own Selection Time 2.5 to 5 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
522 Character Duologue Duet     Secondary School

Session: 06/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 05:00

Costume Optional Own Selection Time 2.5 to 5 minutes

Sponsored by Lesley and Neville Mitchell

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
542 Make a Scene 4 Competitors     Secondary School 9 & 10

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 03:00

Team will ad-lib a scene from a supplied plot. Preparation time 3 minutes

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
527 Prepared Speech Solo     14 years and under

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 04:00

Topic 'Should it be compulsory to learn a musical instrument in school?' Time 2 to 4 minutes.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
550 So Pleased You're Here Solo     16 years and over

Session: 07/06/2019 7:30 PM    Time Limit: 04:00

Competitor will ad-lib in a scene with actors.

Entries Closed
Entry: $6.001st Certificate + $20          2nd Certificate + $10          HM          
511 Character Recitation in Costume Solo     Open

Session: 06/06/2019 1:30 PM    Time Limit: 06:00

Own Selection

Entries Closed
Entry: $8.001st Certificate + $30          2nd Certificate + $15          HM