Students from more than 35 Vermont high schools compete in the 2017 Vermont Poetry Out Loud Semifinal competition, a poetry recitation contest. More than 5,000 Vermont high school students participated in classroom contests and winners proceeded to school competitions. School champions will recite at the semifinals in Barre. From there, ten students will be selected to compete in the finals on March 16 at Vermont PBS in Colchester. The winner of the Vermont State Competition then goes to the National Finals in Washington, DC, where he or she will compete against champions from every state in the country.
Contact: Barre Opera House