Next meeting: Wednesday, 11th September 2013 (446) at 7.30pm – Contest

10_ClubMeetings_LRHumorous and Evaluation Contest

All members are invited to enter, guests are welcome to attend this spectacle!

Rules (Humorous Contest):

  • the subject for the humorous speech shall be selected by the contestant. The speaker shall void potentially objectionable language, anecdotes, and material.
  • The speech must be thematic in nature (opening, body and close), not a monologue (series of one-liners).

Humorous speeches shall be from five to seven minutes. A contestant will be disqualified if
the speech is less than four minutes 30 seconds or more than seven minutes 30 seconds.

Rules (Evaluation Contest):

Evaluation contest speeches shall be from two to three minutes. A contestant will be disqualified if the speech is less than one minute 30 seconds or more than three minutes 30 seconds.

For all rules relating to contests, please go to http://www.toastmasters.org/1171 (as a member you are able to download this item free of charge).

Judges from Mornington Peninsula Toastmaster club will join us: Joan Kilby, Ginette Everest and Jenny Davison. Test speaker is Catherine Fyans.