• Declamation (9 & 10th graders, WACFL only): 10 minutes memorized published speech.

    Dramatic or Humorous Interpretation (Dramatic Performance): 10 minute memorized monologue.
    Duo Interpretation: 10 minute memorized piece performed by 2 people.
    Extemporaneous Speaking: 7 minute speech based on International or Domestic current events.
    Impromptu Speaking: 7 minute speech based on a topic given (not a Nationals event).
    Oral Interpretation (Poetry/Prose): 10 minutes of memorized Poetry and Prose (use of script).
    Original Oratory: 10 minute memorized speech written by speaker.
    Storytelling: 10 minute memorized children's story (VHSL event only).