Dramatic Arts

1005 – Oratory

An original oratation should be 6-8 minutes and is to be performed as a persuasive speech with a unique approach, demonstrating qualities of logic, organization, language, and delivery that rises above the commonplace in its impact. Oratory topic for 2012 is:

  • Are there spiritual ramifications to consider in reference to human cloning?

2012 Results

1st Place: Herman Gomez - Jesus Chapel School
2nd Place: Patton Ritter - Living Stones Christian School
3rd Place: Gabriela Molina - Josue Christian School
4th Place: Naara Gil - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto 
5th Place: Erick Trujillo - Fountain of Light Christian Academy 


1010 – Poetry

This event is an oral interpretation of published poetry.

2012 Results

1st Place: Patton Ritter - Living Stones Christian School
2nd Place: Daniela Panameno - Josue Christian School
3rd Place: Kiana Covington - Jesus Chapel School
4th Place: Cesia Alvarez - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto
5th Place: Juan Fernando Hernandez - El Shaddai Christian School


1015 – Preaching

Students entering this category should deliver an original, evangelistic sermon demonstrating outstanding qualities of organization, practical application, and Biblical content that makes a beneficial impact on the audience.

2012 Results

1st Place: Valeria Maselli - El Shaddai Christian School
2nd Place: Monica Lopez - Josue Christian School
3rd Place: Erick Cristobal Montalvan Trujillo - Fountain of Light Christian Academy
4th Place: Fernanda Rauda - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto
4th Place: Patton Ritter - Living Stones Christian School
6th Place: Natalya Ward - New Life Christian Academy


1020 – Expressive Reading

Expressive reading is the art of analyzing a selection from literature and effectively communicating all of its elements to an audience.

2012 Results

1st Place: Leah Green - Jesus Chapel School
2nd Place: Edith Jones - Integrity School
3rd Place: Rebekah Verhoek - Living Stones Christian School
4th Place: Andrea Rivas - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto
5th Place: KC Coleman - Grace Christian School
6th Place: Nathalie Kerrinckx - Josue Christian School  


1030 – One-Act Play

A one-act play conveys the point of a larger work written for the stage or a short literary work through the players on stage.

2012 Results

1st Place: Josue Christian School
2nd Place: Jesus Chapel School
3rd Place: Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto


1035 – Monologue

A monologue is performed by one actor portraying one character from a defined published presentation.

2012 Results

1st Place: Kimmy Morris - Jesus Chapel School
2nd Place: Gabriel Vasquez - Josue Christian School
3rd Place: Juan Fernando Hernandez - El Shaddai Christian School
4th Place: Paola Merino - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto


1040 – Dialogue

A dialogue is a published presentation performed by two players in a dramatic setting.

2012 Results

1st Place: Fernando Merino and Nuria Hernandez - Josue Christian School
2nd Place: Nayeli Olivares and Marlene Olivas - Jesus Chapel School
3rd Place: Paola Merino and Andrea Monteagudo - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto
4th Place: Hannah Flowers and Sarah Santini - Living Stones Christian School


1045 – Classical Mime Solo

Miming is the art of physical expression and this presentation must contain a story line told not with dialogue but with action, gestures, and facial expressions.

2012 Results

1st Place: Kimmy Morris - Jesus Chapel School
2nd Place: Viviana de Leon - Integrity School
3rd Place: Fernando Merino - Josue Christian School
4th Place: Walter Cañas - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto


1046 – Classical Mime Ensemble

This performance is the expression of a story line told not with dialogue but with action, gestures, and facial expression while being set to music.

2012 Results

1st Place: Jesus Chapel School
2nd Place: Integrity School
3rd Place: Josue Christian School 
4th Place: Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto


1050 – Illustrated Storytelling

This performance is relating a published story in animated colorful manner, using many mediums such as flannel graphs, visual aids, costumes, audios, accompaniments, etc.

2012 Results

1st Place: Raquel Garcia - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto
2nd Place: Abby Cardenas - Jesus Chapel School
3rd Place: Alejandra Rodriguez - Josue Christian School 


1055 – Puppets

This performance presents messages for all ages through colorful and lovable characters.

2012 Results

1st Place: Jesus Chapel School
2nd Place: Josue Christian School
3rd Place: Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto  


1060 – Original Monologue

This performance is a solo, dramatic presentation of an original script.

2012 Results

1st Place: KC Coleman - Grace Christian School
2nd Place: Abby Cardenas - Jesus Chapel School
3rd Place: Edith Jones - Integrity School
4th Place: Antonieta Zometa - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto 
5th Place: Andrea Castillo - Josue Christian School


1065 – Original Dialogue

This performance is a dramatic presentation performed by two actors of an original script.

2012 Results

1st Place: Nathalie Kerrinckx and Vilma Morales - Josue Christian School
2nd Place: Abby Cardenas and Kimmy Morris - Jesus Chapel School
3rd Place: Andrea Rivas and Cesia Alvarez - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto


1070 – Dance

2012 Results

1st Place: Vilma Morales - Josue Christian School
2nd Place: Kimmy Morris - Jesus Chapel School
3rd Place: Jaasai Orozco - Integrity School
4th Place: Antonieta Zometa - Colegio Cristiano Nuevo Pacto
5th Place: Mayra Elizabeth Valle Crespo - Heaven's Door Christian School
6th Place: Kimberly Gramajo - El Shaddai Christian School