Skits

ALL LEVELS
(ONLY ONE SKIT ALLOWED PER SCHOOL PER LEVEL)

General Instructions

1. Any number of students may participate in the skit. However, students who are participating in a skit MAY NOT participate on a Language Bowl Team. This is due to the playoff nature of the Bowl competition in which schedule confilcts often arise.

2. The total presentation will not exceed 10 minutes. One student should introduce the group and title of the skit at the beginning in Spanish. Parts should be memorized and given in Spanish.

3. The skit group will be responsible for bringing all props, costumes, and any other equipment
needed, such as record players, tape recorders, etc. The setting up and dismantling of props and scenery must be done immediately before and after each presentation and will be included in the 10 minute time limit for the skit. HINT: Keep it simple.

4. Musical and talent numbers may be included IF THEY INVOLVE ORAL USE OF SPANISH.

5. Skits will be judged on presentation, language proficiency, staging, time limit, pronunciation
and projection. PLEASE TEACH THEM TO SPEAK LOUDLY, CLEARLY & DISTINCTLY!

Suggestions

The term skit may be expanded to include other types of memorized dramas such as: parody on classroom activities, scenes from famous plays, cultural minidramas, simulations of real-life situation, etc.