SHAKESPEARE MONOLOGUE COMPETITION

Click here to watch the video of the 2019 High School Shakespeare Monologue Competition: youtu.be/DzrMsHrtj5Y

WINNERS OF THE 2019 HIGH SCHOOL SHAKESPEARE MONOLOGUE COMPETITION:

1st Place: Olivia Stegall (Watauga High, WATAUGA)

2nd Place: Katherine McCoy (Hibriten High, CALDWELL)

3rd Place: Raegan Conard (Caldwell Early College High, CALDWELL)

4th Place: Jacob Williams (Watauga High, WATAUGA)

5th Place: Talia Earl (Honor Academy High, BURKE)

6th Place: Simone Miller (Harmonic Haven Arts Academy, CALDWELL)

Merit Awards:

Lorelai Miller (Harmonic Haven Arts Academy, CALDWELL)

Mehreen Ahmed (Caldwell Early College High, CALDWELL)

Taia Blount (Alexander Early College High, ALEXANDER)

Justin Smith (Caldwell Early College High, CALDWELL)

Lorelai Fulmer (South Caldwell High, CALDWELL)

Amanda Lin (Caldwell Early College High, CALDWELL)

Matthew Reep (Avery County High, AVERY)

Annahi Cirilo-Gonzalez (Caldwell Early College High, CALDWELL)

 

 

 

 

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

Click here to view a video of all the performances

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:

Click here to view the video of this competition

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