330: Sydney Eisteddfod ACTOR'S CHAMPIONSHIP (12-14 Years)

Sunday 18 August

Venue: Tom Mann Theatre

Event Ages: 12 to 14 Years

Event Type: Solo

Sponsored by
Audrey Bradshaw

Status: Completed

A memorised solo performance of at least three items.

Note: Strict performance of minimum 6 & maximum 9 minutes (to include introductions and linking dialogue totalling approximately 1 minute).

Note: All items may have been performed in previous events. Please refer to Item 7 under Speech & Drama Category Rules & Conditions.

1) Entrants MUST enter and perform in: 
*331: Shakespeare Monologue In Rehearsal Blacks (14 & Under)
* 332: Monologue/Character (14 Years) OR
* 335: Monologue/Character (13 Years) OR
* 337: Monologue/Character (12 Years)
3) AND one other event from the following:
* 316: Australian Poem (15 & Under) - only if aged 12-14 years
* 318: Verse Speaking (14 & 15 Years) - only if aged 14 years
* 319: Prose Speaking (14 & 15 Years) - only if aged 14 years
* 334: Prose Speaking (13 Years)
* 336: Verse Speaking (13 Years)
* 338: Verse Speaking (11 & 12 Years) - only if aged 12 years
* 339: Prose Speaking (11 & 12 Years) - only if aged 12 years

In this Championship there are no restrictions on use of costume for any item, at the performer's discretion. 

Adjudicators' reports will be written but no marks will be given on these reports.

Winner: $300
2nd: $200
3rd: $100

The Winner will also receive a voucher to the value of $620 to be used towards any NIDA Open short course over the next 12 months (not redeemable for cash). Designed specifically for children and young people, NIDA Open offer a fun and supportive learning environment that unlocks creative potential for students at any age or stage. NIDA Open offers a choice of introductory through to advanced courses for young people throughout the school term and during school holidays at our flagship venue in Kensington and at various locations across Sydney. There is a wide range to choose from including: Drama, Screen Acting, Film Making, Writing, Musical Theatre, Improvisation, Presenting and many more. The full NIDA Open program can be viewed on our website here www.open.nida.edu.au  

A Gift Certificate from Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) will also be given out at the discretion of the adjudicator. Gift Certificate entitles the winner to one complimentary holiday workshop throughout the year offered by ATYP.


  • General Rules & Conditions of Entry
  • Speech & Drama Category Rules & Conditions

Winner ~ 7 Joshua Arnold (Goulburn)
2nd + ATYP Gift Certificate ~ 8 Ava Pickup (Newtown)
3rd ~ 4 Sanya Mehta (Carlingford)
H/C ~ 3 Darcy Lawrence (Wollongong)

These results are believed to be correct at the time of posting. Any error or omission is regretted. Circumstances may require alteration to this list without notice.