Don Bosco Speech Department
The Don Bosco Speech team competes in Large Group speech contests and Individual Speech contests. Practices start in late October for the Large Group season and in January for the Individual Season.
Large Group categories are Musical Theatre, Group Improvisation, Reader's Theatre, Choral Reading, Group Mime, Solo Mime, Radio Broadcasting, Television Newscasting, Ensemble Acting, One-Act Play, and Short Film.
Individual Categories are Public Address, Acting, Interpretive Reading-Prose, Interpretive Reading-Poetry, Literary Program, Original Oratory, Spontaneous Speaking, Radio News Announcing, Expository Address, Storytelling, Improvisation, Reviewing, After Dinner Speaking.
2019 Speech Contest Dates:
JANUARY 19, 2019 - DISTRICT LARGE GROUP CONTEST @ TBA
FEBRUARY 2, 2019 - STATE LARGE GROUP CONTEST @ Waterloo West
FEBRUARY 16, 2019 - ALL-STATE FESTIVAL LARGE GROUP EVENTS @ IOWA STATE CENTER, AMES
FEBRUARY 23, 2019 - DISTRICT INDIVIDUAL EVENTS CONTEST @ TBA
MARCH 9, 2019 - STATE INDIVIDUAL EVENTS CONTEST @ Waldorf University, Forest City
March 25, 2019 - ALL-STATE FESTIVAL INDIVIDUAL EVENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA, CEDAR FALLS
For more information, contact Mrs. Heidi Rottink.