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    English Drama (code E) Rules    


Also please read the General Rules

  1. Non-English section please note: Only 5 entries per grade per school will be allowed.  Only 8 entries per grade per studio will be allowed
  2. GROUPS must consist of 5 or more competitors, failing which, the group will be disqualified (except for the Group Creative Poetry Writing and Presentation section).
  3. All sections are combined for boys and girls
  4. Certificates are awarded according to symbols - see General Rules
  5. The eldest age in the group will be definitive in all ensemble items
  6. All the names of participants in ensemble groups must be provided
  7. If participants in group items wish to receive individual certificates all the names must be supplied on the entry form
  8. Candidates must comply with all requirements
  9. A candidate may not present the same work in more than one category of the same section
  10. A candidate may not present the same work in 2 consecutive years 
  11. A candidate may not enter the same piece they have previously won a trophy for
  12. A candidate is only allowed to enter either for a DUO, TRIO or QUARTET, but not all three categories
  13. Please ensure that language used, is appropriate for an eisteddfod forum
  14. To be eligible for a trophy a competitor must enter the following:
    • Two prepared solo items – one of which must be a monologue
    • Two improvised solo items – one of which must be a solo mime
    • One combined item (duo or trio) If a candidate enters for more than the required items for a bursary, the items with the highest marks will be considered
  15. To be considered for an award the candidate should at least participate on the same day of the specific section
  16. Please stick to the rule. If not, a school/studio will be asked to enter participants in another item or to cancel the entry without any refund
  17. Teachers to supply their own rostrums and other props
  18. Competitors’ dress for mime and acting exercises shall be:
    • Girls:       black leotards and black tights
    • Boys:       black shirts & short trousers or a black T-shirt & black tracksuit pants