VOCAL &
INSTRUMENTAL
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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

SHAKESPEARE

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

 

SHAKESPEAREAN SONNET:
The ability to make Shakespeare's poetry come alive through the art of clear recital.

SHAKESPEAREAN MONOLOGUE, DUOLOGUE OR DRAMATIC EXCERPT:
The ability to make Shakespeare's work come alive through the art of acting.

RULES

  • Acting compulsory in Monologues, Duologues and Excerpts.
  • Only neutral (preferably black or white) clothing may be worn for the acting classes.. No shoes, socks or stockings. No costumes or school uniform.
  • Sonnets are not permitted in the Monologue or Duologue classes.
  • A legible copy of the script must be handed in to the Check-In Desk at registration.
  • A short synopsis of the background to the piece for classes 411 - 431 must be handed to the announcer back stage at the commencement of the class.
  • Number of entries restricted to 5 per school per class.
  • Set up and preparation time must be limited to under three minutes prior to performance.

SHAKESPEAREAN SONNET - $2 per entry

CLASS No CLASS CATEGORY
401 Intermediate
402 Senior

SHAKESPEAREAN MONOLOGUE - $2 per entry

CLASS No CLASS CATEGORY MINIMUM MAXIMUM
411 Intermediate 1 min 30 secs 2 mins 30 secs
412 Senior 2 mins 3 mins

SHAKESPEAREAN DUOLOGUE - $4 per entry

CLASS No CLASS CATEGORY MINIMUM MAXIMUM
421 Intermediate 2 mins 3 mins
422 Senior 2 mins 30 secs 4 mins

SHAKESPEAREAN PLAY EXCERPT (minimum 3 people) - $10 per entry

CLASS No CLASS CATEGORY MINIMUM MAXIMUM
431 Any Age 3 mins 6 mins

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