Sat 25th & Sun 26th March 2017The Red Maids' School, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS9 3AW
Section NotesPlease note that, in all classes, stated time limits MUST be observed.
-Over-running WILL be penalised
Spoken English (Class 1SD)Open to any age. Own Choice. Competitors are invited to present a personal project. Visual aids may be used. Time limit - not less than 3 minutes or more than 5 minutes.
Entry Fee: £ 8
Recital Programme (Class 2SD)Open to any age. Own Choice. Not to exceed 7 minutes. A 20 minute programme from the works of any poet to be prepared and submitted to the Speech & Drama Secretary by 28th February 2017. One poem or excerpt from a poem to be spoken from memory (Time limit 3 mins). The adjudicator will choose another poem from the programme for the competitor to read aloud. The quality and balance of the programme will be taken into account. The competitor will be required to give a short appreciation of the poet's style and work to the audience. (Time limit 4 mins).
Entry Fee: £ 10
Download the 2017 Festival timetable withg information on all class dates.
Download the 2017 General Rules
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