Dalmasse Sterner Steel City Invitational
2023 — Pittsburgh, PA/US
• Selections used in this event must be in prose form. Selections from drama are not to be used.
• The reader must hold the book of manuscript.
• Each reader shall give a brief introduction to the reading. The purposes of the introduction are to arouse the interest of the audience and to provide the necessary background for the reading.
• The contestant may sing up to thirty (30) seconds when singing is part of the original selection. Violations will result in disqualification from the tournament.
• The maximum time limit for the reading, including the introduction, shall be ten minutes. NO MINIMUM TIME REQUIREMENT. • In all individual events, a grace period of thirty (30) seconds over the event is permitted without penalty. If a student is more than thirty (30) seconds over, that student may not be ranked first. Excessive overtime violations should be penalized more harshly.
• Any questions regarding rules infringements should be brought to the attention of the Tabulation Room staff and not the student.