The Water Cycle Poetry Contest
As an interactive and cross-curricular enhancement to the Jan. 2018 The Water Cycle Young People’s Concert program, the San Antonio Symphony will conduct a poetry contest for attending students grades K-5, the winners of which will be invited to perform an oral reading of their original poems onstage at the concerts. Entry requirements will include submission of a short video clip of each student (up to three per school or group) performing an oral reading of his or her poem. No live audition will be required.
The Water Cycle Poetry Contest Rules and Guidelines
The Water Cycle Poetry Contest Entry Form
The Water Cycle Poetry Contest Permission / Release Form (English)
The Water Cycle Poetry Contest Permission / Release Form (Spanish)
The Water Cycle Poetry Contest Handout Template
Dec. 22, 2017 – Deadline for contest entry. Late submissions will not be considered.
Jan. 9, 2018 – Schools and groups will be notified of the names of their contest winners on or before Jan. 9. Winners will have the week between Jan. 9 and the concert dates for additional preparation.
Jan. 16, 17, 18 or 30, 2018 – The Water Cycle concerts, at which winners will be invited to perform an oral reading of their original poems onstage, depending on the school or group reservation.