STEP ONE: Hold a District Festival. The Northern California / Bay Area District Oratorical Festival will take place in-person on April 11, 2021 at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, Belmont, CA, with COVID restrictions.
STEP TWO: Register District Finalists.
The District may advance 2 speakers per division (junior and senior) to the Metropolis festival. The District Chairperson will then come to this site and complete the form (below).
Only the District Chairperson may register the district finalists, on or before
Monday, April 12.
The District Chairperson will need the following information to complete this form:
JUNIOR Speaker 1 and 2: Name, Parish and City, Parent/Guardian Name, Email, and Phone
SENIOR Speaker 1 and 2: Name, Parish and City, Parent/Guardian Name, Email, and Phone
STEP THREE: District finalists upload their oratorical video
Each speaker’s parent or guardian in the Bay Area District will be sent a password-protected link on Saturday, April 17, to upload the speaker’s oratorical video for judging at the Metropolis level. Bay Area District Finalists should upload their video on or before Friday, April 30 for judging at the metropolis level.
The Metropolis results will be broadcast at a live Zoom event on Saturday May 15, at which time all metropolis-level speakers will be introduced and acknowledged.