Mount Saint Academy Festival

2023 — Little Rock, AR/US

Mount St Mary Academy Forensics Festival

Mount St. Mary Academy’s Forensics Team invites you to the MSM High School and Junior High School
Forensics Festival January 28, 2023. We will offer a Saturday-ONLY forensics tournament; with no debate events.
This is a qualifying tournament for the ACTAA Arkansas State Championship.
We are offering two thespian events in the high school tournament: Solo and Duet Musical. Students will be
responsible for their own accompaniment. These will not be qualifiers for ASC, but we will be awarding the top
six places.

Events offered: HI, DI, Duo Interp, Oratory, Informative Speaking, Impromptu, Prose, Poetry, Storytelling, Improv, Solo Musical and Duet Musical. Group Reader’s Theatre and Words & Music if interest permits.

NSDA IEs will have only one prelim round. Semis and Finals will be determined depending on the number of
entries for each event. We will offer sweepstakes awards based on squad efficiency to high school and junior
high schools. We will have trophies and medals for top 6 finalists in IE’s for High School and medals and
certificates for Junior High. To qualify for sweepstakes, a minimum of 8 entries is required.

A $25 school entry fee will be assessed. High School individual event entry is $15, $30 for duo/duet. Junior
High individual event entry is $10, $20 for duo/duet. The deadline to register is 5pm Wednesday, January 18th.
Additions and/or drops made after the deadline will have a $10 fee per change. Please make sure students
understand NO ROUND WILL BE HELD TO ACCOMMODATE LATE STUDENTS. In order to promote fairness
and efficiency please follow the judge commitment guideline of one judge per 8 IE entries. A $20 missing judge
fee will be applied for each judge under the requirement. Judges will be offered hospitality for breakfast and
lunch and our greatest appreciation!

Concessions will be provided for lunch and snacks. We ask that no outside food is brought in as this is how we
fund our season. Handicap and gender-neutral restrooms are available. Please note other desired
accommodations on

Registration will begin at 8 am at 3224 Kavanaugh Blvd, Little Rock, AR. We look forward to seeing you and
your team! Please direct questions or concerns to Jenny Moses at
(cell # for emergencies: 501.690.0123)

Make checks payable to:
MSM Forensics Team, 3224 Kavanaugh Blvd., Little Rock, AR 72205