Poetry Out Loud

Ages:High School

Type:Presentation

Categories:Language Arts, Spoken Word & Poetry

Scope:National

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.

Poetry Out Loud encourages students to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. This program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about literary history and contemporary life.

Perform a poem from the Poetry Out Loud print or online anthology on stage in front of a judging panel. Poetry presentations begin at local levels and rise up through the National Championship.

  • Physical Presence
  • Voice and Articulation
  • Dramatic Appropriateness
  • Evidence of Understanding
  • Overall Performance
This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Website: http://www.poetryoutloud.org/

Managing Organization: Poetry Foundation

Contact:

mail@poetryoutloud.org

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in High School.

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.

Overview

Poetry Out Loud encourages students to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. This program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about literary history and contemporary life.

Process

Perform a poem from the Poetry Out Loud print or online anthology on stage in front of a judging panel. Poetry presentations begin at local levels and rise up through the National Championship.

Criteria

  • Physical Presence
  • Voice and Articulation
  • Dramatic Appropriateness
  • Evidence of Understanding
  • Overall Performance

Awards

This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Participate

Website: http://www.poetryoutloud.org/

Managing Organization: Poetry Foundation

Contact:

mail@poetryoutloud.org

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in High School.

Deadlines

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.