2018 Northern Beaches Eisteddfod
Speech & Drama
28 Apr 2018 to 10 Jun 2018
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)

TO READ THE GENERAL RULES & CONDITIONS AND CATEGORY SECTIONS RULES FOR THE NORTHERN BEACHES EISTEDDFOD,



PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE SYLLABUS AT www.northernbeacheseisteddfod.com


PLEASE READ THE SYLLABUS BEFORE ENTERING THE NORTHERN BEACHES EISTEDDFOD.

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 8/03/2018 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Junior - 8-11 years
S300 Championship Solo     Junior - 8-11 years

Time Limit: 07:00

Refer to Championship rules in the Syllabus.

Entry: $20.00
Intermediate - 12-14 years
S301 Championship Solo     Intermediate - 12-14 years

Time Limit: 08:00

Refer to Championship rules in the Syllabus.

Entry: $20.00
Senior - 15 years & over
S302 Championship Solo     Senior - 15 years & over

Time Limit: 09:00

Refer to Championship rules in the Syllabus.

Entry: $20.00
13 years & over
S303 Master Class Scholarship Solo     13 years & over

Time Limit: 06:00

Refer to Master Class Scholarship rules in Syllabus.

Entry: $25.00
7 years & under
S314Open Verse Speaking Solo     7 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
8 years & under
S315Open Verse Speaking Solo     8 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
9 years & under
S316Open Verse Speaking Solo     9 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S317Open Verse Speaking Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
11 years & under
S318Open Verse Speaking Solo     11 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S319Open Verse Speaking Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
13 years & under
S320Open Verse Speaking Solo     13 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S321Open Verse Speaking Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
15 years & under
S322Open Verse Speaking Solo     15 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S323Open Verse Speaking Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S324 Australian Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Australian Poet or Author. Own Choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S325 Australian Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Australian Poet or Author. Own Choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S326 Australian Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Australian Poet or Author. Own Choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S327 Australian Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Australian Poet or Author. Own Choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S328 Humorous Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S330 Humorous Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S332 Humorous Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S333 Humorous Section (Verse or Prose) Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
8 years & under
S334 Boys Only Verse or Prose Solo     8 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S335 Boys Only Verse or Prose Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S336 Boys Only Verse or Prose Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
8 years & under
S337 Poem for Two Duo     8 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Must contain some unison work. No costumes or props. Own Choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $20.00
10 years & under
S338 Poem for Two Duo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Must contain some unison work. No costumes or props. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $20.00
12 years & under
S339 Poem for Two Duo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Must contain some unison work. No costumes or props. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $20.00
10 years & under
S340 Memorised Prose Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S341 Memorised Prose Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S342 Memorised Prose Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S343 Memorised Prose Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S344 Prose Reading Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator. Competitors should note that reading from the book is preferable.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S345 Prose Reading Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator. Competitors should note that reading from the book is preferable.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S346 Prose Reading Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator. Competitors should note that reading from the book is preferable.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S347 Prose Reading Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator. Competitors should note that reading from the book is preferable.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S348 Impromptu Reading Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Prose to be chosen by the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S349 Impromptu Reading Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Prose to be chosen by the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S350 Impromptu Reading Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Prose to be chosen by the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S351 Impromptu Reading Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Prose to be chosen by the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S352 Reading from Bible or Sacred Text Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

All extracts must be from the Bible or sacred text - eg Koran, Torah. Competitors must read from the book only and must be spoken in English. No typed, printed sheets or photocopies will be permitted. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator in English.

Entry: $15.00
13 years & over
S353 Reading from Bible or Sacred Text Solo     13 years & over

Time Limit: 02:00

All extracts must be from the Bible or sacred text - eg Koran, Torah. Competitors must read from the book only and must be spoken in English. No typed, printed sheets or photocopies will be permitted. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator in English.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S355 Public Speaking Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Prepared Speech. Own Choice. No props or visual aids. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S357 Public Speaking Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Prepared Speech. Own Choice. No props or visual aids. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S359 Public Speaking Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Prepared Speech. Own Choice. No props or visual aids. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S361 Public Speaking Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Prepared Speech. Own Choice. No props or visual aids. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S362 Public Speaking - Impromptu Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be chosen by the Adjudicator. 3 minutes preparation time. Blank palm cards and pens supplied. NO notes, personal stationery or writing materials permitted. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S364 Public Speaking - Impromptu Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be chosen by the Adjudicator. 3 minutes preparation time. Blank palm cards and pens supplied. NO notes, personal stationery or writing materials permitted. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S365 Public Speaking - Impromptu Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be chosen by the Adjudicator. 3 minutes preparation time. Blank palm cards and pens supplied. NO notes, personal stationery or writing materials permitted. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S366 Public Speaking - Impromptu Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be chosen by the Adjudicator. 3 minutes preparation time. Blank palm cards and pens supplied. NO notes, personal stationery or writing materials permitted. A bell will sound at 2 1/2 minutes.

Entry: $15.00
13 years & over
S367Open Impromptu News Reading Solo     13 years & over

Time Limit: 02:00

To be presented as for radio or television. Chosen by the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S368 For Persons with Special Needs Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Own Choice - Recitation, Character Sketch or Reading. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
6 years & under
S369 Nursery Rhyme Solo     6 years & under

Time Limit: 01:00

Own Choice. Costume optional. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
8 years & under
S370 Nursery Rhyme Solo     8 years & under

Time Limit: 02:00

Own Choice. Costume optional. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S371 Character Recital in Costume Solo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 03:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
11 years & under
S372 Character Recital in Costume Solo     11 years & under

Time Limit: 04:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S373 Character Recital in Costume Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 04:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
13 years & under
S374 Character Recital in Costume Solo     13 years & under

Time Limit: 04:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
14 years & under
S375 Character Recital in Costume Solo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 05:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
15 years & under
S376 Character Recital in Costume Solo     15 years & under

Time Limit: 05:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
Open Age
S377 Character Recital in Costume Solo     Open Age

Time Limit: 06:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
13 years & over
S378 Shakespearian Recital Solo     13 years & over

Time Limit: 04:00

Not in costume - please wear rehearsal blacks. Own Choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $15.00
10 years & under
S379 Duologue in Costume Duo     10 years & under

Time Limit: 04:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $20.00
12 years & under
S380 Duologue in Costume Duo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 05:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $20.00
14 years & under
S381 Duologue in Costume Duo     14 years & under

Time Limit: 06:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $20.00
Open Age
S382 Duologue in Costume Duo     Open Age

Time Limit: 06:00

No curtain. Props to be put on stage by the performer. Own choice. A copy must be provided for the Adjudicator.

Entry: $20.00
12 years & under
S383 Mime in Costume Solo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 05:00

Title cards of the mime, large enough to be read by the audience must be displayed. Music optional. No props. Own Choice.

Entry: $15.00
13 years & over
S384 Mime in Costume Solo     13 years & over

Time Limit: 05:00

Title cards of the mime, large enough to be read by the audience must be displayed. Music optional. No props. Own Choice.

Entry: $15.00
12 years & under
S385 Mime in Costume Duo     12 years & under

Time Limit: 05:00

Title cards of the mime, large enough to be read by the audience must be displayed. Music optional. No props. Own Choice.

Entry: $20.00
13 years & over
S386 Mime in Costume Duo     13 years & over

Time Limit: 05:00

Title cards of the mime, large enough to be read by the audience must be displayed. Music optional. No props. Own Choice.

Entry: $20.00
Primary School Students
S387 Mime in Costume Group     Primary School Students

Time Limit: 05:00

Title cards of the mime, large enough to be read by the audience must be displayed. Music optional. No props. Own Choice.

Entry: $30.00
Open Age
S388 Mime in Costume Group     Open Age

Time Limit: 05:00

Title cards of the mime, large enough to be read by the audience must be displayed. Music optional. No props. Own Choice.

Entry: $30.00
Primary School Students
S389 Improvisation Duo     Primary School Students

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be supplied by the Adjudicator. The emphasis of this event is on improvisation and not an adaptation of an already prepared piece. Offensive language and blasphemy are unacceptable.

Entry: $20.00
Open Age
S390 Improvisation Duo     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be supplied by the Adjudicator. The emphasis of this event is on improvisation and not an adaptation of an already prepared piece. Offensive language and blasphemy are unacceptable.

Entry: $20.00
Primary School Students
S391 Improvisation Group     Primary School Students

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be supplied by the Adjudicator. The emphasis of this event is on improvisation and not an adaptation of an already prepared piece. Offensive language and blasphemy are unacceptable.

Entry: $30.00
Open Age
S392 Improvisation Group     Open Age

Time Limit: 03:00

Topic to be supplied by the Adjudicator. The emphasis of this event is on improvisation and not an adaptation of an already prepared piece. Offensive language and blasphemy are unacceptable.

Entry: $30.00
Primary School Students
S393 Scene from a Play Group     Primary School Students

Time Limit: 15:00

Minimum 3, maximum 20 performers. Refer to the Scene from a Play rules. Total performance time of minimum 10, maximum 15 minutes.

Entry: $30.00
Secondary School Students
S394 Scene from a Play Group     Secondary School Students

Time Limit: 30:00

Minimum 3, maximum 20 performers. Refer to the Scene from a Play rules. Total performance time of minimum 15,maximum 30 minutes.

Entry: $30.00
Open Age
S395 Scene from a Play Group     Open Age

Time Limit: 30:00

Minimum 3, maximum 20 performers. Refer to the Scene from a Play rules. Total performance time of minimum 15, maximum 30 minutes.

Entry: $30.00
Primary School Students
S396 Dramatic Presentation Group     Primary School Students

Time Limit: 10:00

Minimum 3, maximum 20 performers. Refer to the Group Presentation rules. Total performance time of minimum 5, maximum 10 minutes.

Entry: $30.00
Open Age Students
S397 Dramatic Presentation Group     Open Age Students

Time Limit: 10:00

Minimum 3, maximum 20 performers. Refer to the Group Presentation rules. Total performance time of minimum 5, maximum 10 minutes.

Entry: $30.00