Brookings Fall Fest Interp Invitational

2023 — Brookings, SD/US

Sept.13, 2023

Dear High School Oral Interp Coaches:

We are pleased to invite you to the 19th annual Brookings Fall Festival after school oral interp invitational. The contest will be held live, in person at Brookings High School on Monday, October 23. If you are no longer the coach of a school, please let me know and/or forward this invitation to the new person.

Entries and Regulations

No student may be entered or participate in more than2divisions (even if they are entered in Reader’s Theater. Our schedule just does not allow for triple entries). Each division will follow SDHSAA rules. Readers Theater groups should bring stools and stands as needed.

This year we are again going to register through Tabroom. The address It’s pretty user friendly. If you have never used it, you will need to create a profile. Please contact me with any questions that you have.

Arrival at the School

Please try to arrive between 2:30 and 3:15. Please enter through the MAIN ENTRANCE doors on the WEST side of the building. There will be someone at the doors to direct you to Bell auditorium. You are asked to remain in the auditorium until school releases at 3:25. You will be allowed to use the restrooms located between the auditorium and the main office.


2:30-3:15—Registration in Bell Auditorium

3:20—General Meeting

3:35—Round I

4:45—Round II

6:00—Round III

Food will be available.

7:15—Results in Bell Auditorium

Entry Fees

Individual Events-$3.00


Readers’ Theatres-$9.00

Judging requirements

One judge is required for every five entries or fraction thereof. A limited number of hired judges will be available for $75.00. We ask that all coaches and assistant coaches plan on judging if at all possible. Please contact me before requesting a hired judge. All fees and judge requirements are final as assessed on Friday, October 20 at noon. If you have questions, feel free to contact me.

Entry deadlines

All entries must be entered into Tabroom by6:00 PM on Wednesday, October 18. You may make changes through noon on Friday without penalty.


All individuals will receive a ribbon based on the three rounds of competition.

Carrie Oorlog school phone—605-696-4138

Brookings High School

530 Elm Ave. school email-carrie.oorlog

Brookings, SD 57006

We look forward to hosting you on the 23th!

Carrie Oorlog Alyssa Laufmann Sally Pies