PRELIMINARY SCREENING: 3:30 - 6:20pm, 19th of March, 2018 (Venue to be announced)

GRAND FINAL: 7:00 – 9:00pm, 12th of April, 2018 (Venue to be announced)

CATEGORIES

CATEGORIES
NAME OF PIECE TO BE PERFORMED
Movie Monologues

Movie Monologues – ONE Selected monologue from
http://www.filmsite.org/bestspeeches.html
or
http://www.bhplayhouse.com/1-Men-Monologues
http://www.bhplayhouse.com/6-Woman-Monologues

Students may select any of the monologues from this list. There is no word limit to the speech but the presentation should last for about 3 minutes on average. It should not be under 2 minutes or over 4 minutes or the presenter will be penalized. The presenter will also be penalized if they speak in the same manner as in the movie. Students will need to show their own interpretation of the monologue.

Here is an example of a very famous movie monologue by Charlie Chaplin in his final speech from “The Great Dictator”. It lasts for around 3 minutes, 30 seconds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J7GY1Xg6X20 

PRIZES

1st Prize $1500 book voucher + trophy
2nd Prize $1200 book voucher + trophy
3rd Prize $900 book voucher + trophy
Merit Prizes $500 book voucher

REMARKS

  • All Hong Kong Baptist University full-time undergraduate students who are not native speakers of English are eligible to enter.
  • The Award Ceremony / Final round contest is considered as one of the CCL - Seminar series.

 

 

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