Speech & Drama

All Federation Speech & Drama Adjudicators offer to adjudicate the following:

  • Verse Speaking
  • Prose Speaking/Reading
  • Religious Text Speaking (presented in English)
  • Dramatic Performance
  • Choral/Group/Public Speaking
  • Mime/Improvisation

For further guidance, S&D Adjudicators may include the following options within their adjudicating experience and, when they do, the list them after their names.
A: Original Composition in Verse/Prose
B: Musical Theatre
C: One Act Plays
D: Master Classes, Workshops / Other classes by consultation

Susan Mackay

For 10 years Susan ran The Fylde Stage School teaching levels of RAD and ISTD dance and LAMDA Speech and Drama before graduating from … Read more

Louise Manders

Louise first trod the boards when only five days old. Her professional theatrical career, which included repertory, musicals, television, films and touring within the … Read more

Chris Marlow

Chris Marlow trained at the universities of Manchester and Oxford, winning as an undergraduate The John Osborne Award. A member of Equity and the Society of Teachers … Read more

Margaret McAliskey

Margaret is a clinical linguist, voice coach, examiner and speech and drama teacher.  She has national and international experience of media and communications training … Read more

Timothy McCarthy

Timothy McCarthy studied Speech & Drama at the Cork School of Music; graduated from the National University of Ireland with an MA Degree in … Read more

Eleanor McLeodEleanor McLeod

Eleanor comes from Swansea in Wales, where she first gained a love of the spoken word through taking LAMDA examinations, later gaining her LAMDA … Read more

Julie McLoughlinJulie McLoughlin

Julie trained at Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama, worked in the professional theatre and has full Equity membership. She has a BA … Read more

Priscilla MorrisPriscilla Morris

Priscilla was a member of the National Youth Theatre appearing in “Zigger Zagger” and “Fuzz”. She then trained at the Guildhall School of Music … Read more

Patricia MulliganPatricia Mulligan

Patricia has been involved in the festival movement from an early age, performing in festivals and feiseanna all over Ireland. She trained at Trinity … Read more

Katrina Mulvihill

Katrina Mulvihill studied at The Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama and feels privileged to have been part of the unique three year … Read more