eTalent Festival Rules – Story Telling

Storytelling Rules (Malayalam & English) 

Competitions will be held separately for Malayalam English Storytelling.

Time Limit: 5 minutes maximum

Instructions: Participants must start their storytelling by saying the title of the story (time begins when the participant starts talking).Participants may pick a story of their choice.

Judging Criteria: Content and message (20) Structure - organization, story development, transition (20) Delivery - appearance, poise, self-confidence, speaking style, voice modulation, facial expression, audience contact, enthusiasm, gesticulation, effectiveness, mannerisms, articulation(30), Language Grammar - pronunciation, vocabulary, verbal clarity  (15), Overall Performance (15)
Notes – notes are permitted, however the story should not be read verbatim and excessive reference of note will result in score deduction (10)

Please refer to the general rules and video submission guidelines.

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