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SPEECH
AND DRAMA
FESTIVAL

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LITERARY
FESTIVAL
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VISUAL ARTS
FESTIVAL
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  ARCHIVES

together with
CABS
proudly present the Speech and Drama Festival 2017 Syllabus

DRAMA

SPEECH & DRAMA FESTIVAL 2017

Completed
Festival Dates Monday 3 - Friday 21 July
Venues 6 - 19July 2017:
Prince Edward School, Beit Hall & Music Centre
17 - 21July 2017:
Choral Speaking: Twin Rivers School
14 & 15July 2017:
Dance: National Ballet Centre
Deadline for Entries Wednesday 31 May
Early entries encouraged
Office open from 9am - 4pm on this day
Final Concert Saturday 22 July

 
The ability to convey a story, from a published work, through the art of acting.

DRAMA RULES

  • Acting is compulsory.
  • Costumes and props should be used.
  • A legible copy of the script must be handed in to the Check-In Desk at registration.
  • Performances must be from published works. Scripts downloaded from the internet must be checked and verified for legitimacy and accuracy. Extra care must be taken with these scripts to ensure high quality.
  • A short synopsis of the background to the piece must be handed to the announcer back stage at the commencement of the class. This will assist with setting the piece.
  • Number of entries restricted to 5 per school per class and 2 per class for Classes 321 - 323.
  • Set up and preparation time must be limited to under three minutes prior to performance.

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MONOLOGUE - $2 per entry

CLASS No CLASS CATEGORY MINIMUM MAXIMUM
301 Junior 1 min 2 mins
302 Intermediate 1 min 30 secs 2 mins 30 secs
303 Senior 2 mins 3 mins
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DUOLOGUE - $4 per entry

CLASS No CLASS CATEGORY MINIMUM MAXIMUM
311 Junior 1 min 30 secs 2 mins 30 secs
312 Intermediate 2 mins 3 mins
313 Senior 2 mins 30 secs 3 mins 30 secs

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DRAMATIC EXCERPT / PLAYLET / SKETCH (Minimum 3 people) No of entries limited to 2 - $10 per entry

CLASS No CLASS CATEGORY MINIMUM MAXIMUM
321 Junior 4 mins 6 mins
322 Intermediate 5 mins 8 mins
323 Senior 7 mins 10 mins

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