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Set Poem

Adjudicator: Jonathan Owen Cert. Ed. (drama & music) TESOL, Trinity MSTSD

Please select ONE poem from the three alternatives set:

All poems can be found in the following books:
PS: “The Poetry Store” – Compiled by Paul Cookson
LAMDA: LAMDA “Anthology of Verse and Prose” Volume XIV
SB: “Six of the Best – A Puffin Sextet of Poets” – Chosen by Anne Harvey
Each is available from Amazon www.amazon.co.uk at time of going to press
Any problems please contact Ann Reed: speechanddramaatdpafdotorgdotuk  (speechanddramaatdpafdotorgdotuk)  

 

Class Number Class Name Level Time Trophy Fee Set Piece
6144Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
4 yearsxDPAF Trophy£4.50Everybody Says - Dorothy Aldis (LAMDA)
Once I Saw a Little Bird - Trad. (LAMDA)
Dormouse - Lilian McCrea (LAMDA)
6145Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
5 yearsxDPAF Trophy£4.50Duck Parade - Clive Sansom (LAMDA)
A Fishy Problem - Judy Buchanan (LAMDA)
Buildings - Myra Cohn Livingston (LAMDA)
6146Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
6 yearsxDPAF Trophy£5.00Fireworks - James Berry (PS)
The Man Outside - Richard Edwards (LAMDA)
The Dragon - Kevin McCann (PS)
6147Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
7 yearsxRosemary Milton Shield£5.00Woolly Fingers - Michelle Magorian (LAMDA)
It's Not my Fault - John Kitching (LAMDA)
Canary - Jan Dean (PS)
6148Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
8 yearsxFrederica Tomlinson Cup£5.00A Day - Emily Dickinson (LAMDA)
Long Long Ago - Clive Webster (PS)
Nowhere Bear - John Mole (LAMDA)
6149Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
9 yearsxDPAF Trophy£5.00The Bogeyman - Jack Prelutsky (LAMDA)
Where's Your Homework? - David Jackson (LAMDA)
The Performing Bag - Stanley Cook (LAMDA)
6150Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
10 yearsxJunior Verse Speaking Cup£5.00Morning after a Storm - William Wordsworth (PS)
Just Friends - Dave Calder (PS)
On the Train - Michael Rosen (LAMDA)
6151Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
11 yearsxDPAF Poetry Performance Trophy£5.00Breaking the Rules - Coral Rumble (PS)
A Witch's Song - Thomas Middleton (LAMDA)
Vegetarians - Roger McGough (LAMDA)
6152Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
12 yearsxLady Mary Trefusis Picture£5.50The Sixth Sense - Marian Swinger (PS)
An Alphabet Trip through Space - Angi Holden (PS)
The Apple's Song - Edwin Morgan (LAMDA)
6153Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
13 & 14 yrs xCornwall Cup£5.50The Girl on the News - Paul Cookson (PS)
No! - Thomas Hood (PS)
Mothers Who Don't Understand - Augusta Skye (LAMDA)
6155Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
15 & 16 yrsxDPAF Trophy£6.00Sally - Phoebe Hesketh (SB)
The Insult - Paul Gallico (LAMDA)
The Death of a Cat - George Barker (SB)
6157Set Poem
Venue: South Street Baptist Church
17 & 18 yrsxDPAF Trophy£6.00On the Platform - Brian Lee (SB)
Dwarf - Leonard Clark (SB)
The Spring - Thomas Carew (LAMDA)

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