The Maryland State Arts Council is hosting the 2020-2021 Poetry Out Loud Competition VIRTUALLY! Registration is live for independent students, schools, non-profits, county arts agencies, and other organizations who intend to submit videos for pre-regional competition consideration.
Poetry Out Loud is open to all high school students. Poetry Out Loud is a national arts education program that encourages the study of great poetry by offering free educational materials and a dynamic recitation competition to high schools across the country. This program helps students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about literary history and contemporary life. Poetry Out Loud is a partnership of the National Endowment for the Arts, Poetry Foundation, and the state and jurisdictional arts agencies.
Deadline: Monday, November 2 at 11:59 p.m.