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Prose Speaking

Adjudicator: Rebecca Thompson BA (Hons) LLAM (Hons)


A copy of the selected passage must be handed to the Adjudicator

All set books are available from Devon County Libraries and (at time of going to press)

Introduction to be included in time limit

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
6386Prose Speaking6 yrs & under2DPAF Trophy£6.00The Leaping Lion – Lucy Courtenay
6387Prose Speaking7 & 8 yrs2DPAF Trophy£6.00Flour Babies – Anne Fine
6389Prose Speaking9 & 10 yrsDPAF Trophy£6.50Why the Whales Came – Michael Morpurgo
6391Prose Speaking11, 12 & 13 yrs3DPAF Trophy£7.00The Machine Gunners – Robert Westall
6394Prose Speaking14 15 & 16 yrs3Shirley Ann Williams Picture£7.00The Daydreamer – Ian McEwan
6397Prose Speaking17 & 18 yrsDPAF Trophy£7.50Red Sky in the Morning – Elizabeth Laird
6399Prose SpeakingOpen4DPAF Trophy£8.00Own Choice (NB This class is not suitable for performers under 15 years)

The Wilkinson & Grant Trophy will be awarded by the Adjudicator for
the most promising performer in the Speech and Drama Section

Where a trophy is shown for more than one class, the highest mark in these classes will win the trophy

Winners in individual classes will receive a DPAF Trophy, a plaque or medal which may be kept