North Mecklenburg Viking Classic
2023 — Huntersville, NC/US
This is a manuscript-read event where students select any work other than a play. Competitors may read poetry, prose, or children's literature. Performances must include an introduction written by the student stating the title and the author of each selection. The student must be in his/her first season of any competition in any event, including middle school competition.
Selections may not have been sued by the competitor in a prior school year. Selections may not be used by the student in another event. Costumes are not allowed.
The maximum time limit is 10 minutes. Students exceeding the time limit by more than 30 seconds cannot receive a first-place rank.