A Recitation Competition for High Schoolers
The Los Angeles County Poetry Out Loud competition is an annual recitation of classical poetry by high school students. Qualified contestants compete at an annual event held at a prominent entertainment venue in Los Angeles County.
The winner of the L.A. County Poetry Out Loud advances to the California State contest held in Sacramento each March to compete for a spot in the National Poetry Out Loud finals that take place in Washington, D.C. in May.
For further information and an entry form, go to Poetry Out Loud 2017
Watch the winning performance at the left. To read the story, go to the announcement here.