The lucky scholar selected at the branch level is then flown out for a week long trip to New York City, where they are dined, entertained, and have the opportunity to mingle with other branch winners and students of the infamous Julliard School. The grand finale, however, is that each student gets to perform his/her monologue, sonnet and a cold read on the stage at Lincoln Center in the National competition.
The competition is stiff. Every scholar brings with him or her a uniquely brilliant interpretation of
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