SHAKESPEARE MONOLOGUE COMPETITION

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MONOLOGUES CONFIRMED TO STUDENTS:

Twelfth Night, Act 2 Scene 2, Viola ("I left no ring...") - Talia Earl, Honor Academy (BURKE), 1/25/19

The Merchant of Venice, Act 2 Scene 2, Launcelot ("Certainly my conscience...") - Micah Earl, Honor Academy (BURKE), 1/25/19

Julius Caesar, Act 3 Scene 2, Antony ("If you have tears...") - Abigail Gragg, Hibriten High (CALDWELL) 1/25/19

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Act 3 Scene 2, Helena ("Lo, she is one of this...") - Katherine McCoy, Hibriten High (CALDWELL) 1/25/19

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Act 2 Scene 1, Puck ("Thou speak'st aright...") - C.J. Walker, Hibriten High (CALDWELL) 1/28/19

The Merchant of Venice, Act 3 Scene 1, Shylock ("To bait fish withal...") - Hyrum Earl, Honor Academy (BURKE), 1/29/19

As You Like It, Act 3 Scene 5, Rosalind ("And why, I pray you? ...) - Mehreen Ahmed, Caldwell Early College (CALDWELL) 1/30/19

As You Like It, Act 3 Scene t, Phebe ("Think not I love him, though...") - Lorelai Fulmer, South Caldwell High (CALDWELL) 1/30/19

Henry V, Act 3 Scene 1, King Henry ("Once more unto the breach...") - Justin Smith, Caldwell Early College (CALDWELL) 1/31/19

Romeo and Juliet, Act 2 Scene 5, Juliet ("The clock struck nine...") - Raegan Conard, Caldwell Early College (CALDWELL) 2/1/19

Othello, Act 4 Scene 2, Desdemona ("Alas, Iago, What shall I do...") - Bethaney Green, South Caldwell High (CALDWELL) 2/1/19

Romeo and Juliet, Act 2 Scene 2, Juliet ("O Romeo, Romeo! ...") - Annahi Cirilo-Gonzalez, Caldwell Early College (CALDWELL) 2/5/19

As You Like It, Act 3 Scene 5, Phoebe ("I would not be thy executioner...") - Amanda Lin, Caldwell Early College (CALDWELL) 2/5/19

Hamlet, Act 1 Scene 3, Laertes ("Think it no more. For nature...") - Lorelai Miller, Harmonic Haven Arts Academy (CALDWELL) 2/6/19

Hamlet, Act 3 Scene 3, Claudius ("O' my offence is rank...") - Simone Miller, Harmonic Haven Arts Academy (CALDWELL) 2/6/19

The Taming of the Shrew, Act 5 Scene 2, Katherine ("Fie, Fie! Unknit...") - Mikayah Parsons, Alexander Early College (ALEXANDER) 2/8/19

Hamlet, Act 4 Scene 5, Ophelia ("How should I your true-love know...") - Amy Bentley, Alexander Early College (ALEXANDER) 2/12/19

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Act 5 Scene 1, Theseus ("More strange than true...") - Matthew Reep, Avery County High (AVERY) 2/12/19

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Act 5 Scene 1, Robin ("If we shadows have offended...") - Alexis Gunn, East Wilkes High (WILKES) 2/12/19

The Tempest, Act 4 Scene 1, Ariel ("I told you, sir, they were red-hot...") - Olivia Stegall, Watauga High School (WATAUGA) 2/15/19

Cymbeline, Act 3 Scene 6, Imogen ("I see a man's life is a tedious one...") - Hayleigh Marshall, Alexander Early College (ALEXANDER) 2/15/19

Julius Caesar, Act 2 Scene 1, Brutus ("Our course will seem too bloody...") - Katherine Bonilla-Quesada, Alexander Early College (ALEXANDER) 2/15/19

The Winter's Tale, Act 3, Scene 2, Hermione ("Sir, spare your threats...") - Taia Blount, Alexander Early College (ALEXANDER) 2/15/19

The Winter's Tale, Act 4 Scene 3, Autolycus ("He has a son, who shall be flayed...") - Jacob Williams, Watauga High School (WATAUGA) 2/15/19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WINNERS OF 2018 SHAKESPEARE MONOLOGUE COMPETITION ANNOUNCED below

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Photo below (right-to-left in same order as list below):

On Saturday, April 7, 2018, eighteen students competed in the 6th Annual High School Shakespeare Monologue Competition at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center. The following students received cash awards:

 

1 – Olivia Stegall, Watauga High School (Watauga County)

2 – Ethan Maheux, South Caldwell High School (Caldwell County)

3 – Lorelai Miller, Harmonic Haven Arts Academy (Caldwell County)

4 – Simone Miller, Harmonic Haven Arts Academy (Caldwell County)

5 – Talia Earl, Honor Academy Home School (Burke County)

6 – Katherine McCoy, Hibriten High School (Caldwell County)

Merit – Mason Smith, Hibriten High School (Caldwell County)

Merit – Annabell Cassidy, Caldwell Early College High School (Caldwell County)

Merit – Victoria Bowman, South Caldwell High School (Caldwell County)

Merit – Lyric Larson – Caldwell Early College High School (Caldwell County)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Here is a link to the video of the winning performances of our 2017 Shakespeare Monologue Competition: youtu.be/rqZVSg2hU_0

Twenty-five students from Caldwell and contiguous counties competed in the Fifth Annual Shakespeare Monologue Competition on Saturday afternoon, April 8, 2017.
 
A total of $1,100 in cash awards were presented to the following winners:
 

1st - Nicholas Grozier - Caldwell Career Center Middle College (Caldwell County), 12th grade

2nd - Madison Saunders - Bandys High School (Catawba County), 12th grade

3rd - Lorelai Miller - Harmonic Haven Arts Academy (Caldwell County), 9th grade

4th - Cameron Owens - South Caldwell High School (Caldwell County), 12th grade

5th - Aubrie Holland - Discovery High School (Alexander County), 9th grade

6th - Simone Miller - Harmonic Haven Arts Academy (Caldwell County), 10th grade


7 Honorable Mention Awards:

Micah Stearns - Hickory Christian Academy (Catawba County), 10th grade

Hunter Sumpter - Hibriten High School (Caldwell County), 10th grade

Kaitlyn Triplett - South Caldwell High School (Caldwell County), 12th grade

Annabell Cassidy - Caldwell Early College High School (Caldwell County), 9th grade

Matthew Reep - Avery County High School (Avery County), 9th grade

Mason Herman - Caldwell Early College High School (Caldwell County), 10th grade 

Adonis Macasieb - Bandys High School (Catawba County), 12th grade

 

 

FOLLOWING IS INFORMATION FROM THE
2016 SHAKESPEARE MONOLOGUE COMPETITION 

Winners of the 4th Annual Shakespeare Monologue Competition held 4/9/16:

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In order in photo below:

1 - Krissey Browder, Wilkes Central High School

2 - Nick Grozier - Caldwell Middle College

3 - Caitlin Finley - Caldwell Early College

4 - Peyton Hedrick - Bunker Hill High School

5 - Talia Earl - Honor Academy Home School

6 - Griffin Dilsaver - Caldwell Early College

Merit - Ariel Miller - Harmonic Haven Arts Academy Home School

Merit - Taylor Hilton - South Caldwell High School

 

 

 

 

The link below shows videos from the 2015 competition. 

2015 Shakespeare Monologue Competition Winners