Webcast of the National Semifinals and Finals: April 28-29, 2015

The 53 state champions will gather at the Poetry Out Loud semifinals on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. EDT at the Lisner Auditorium at the George Washington University in Washington, DC. Nine finalists will advance to the National Finals, also held at the Lisner Auditorium, on Wednesday, April 29, from 7:00 to 9:15 p.m. EDT. Both events will be webcast live.

If you have difficulty viewing the webcast here, please go to the uStream channel.

Live captioning | Event program booklet | All State Champions

HOST A VIEWING PARTY

You don't have to be in DC to take part in the thrill of competition. Host a viewing party in your community to watch the live webcast and learn more about the art of poetry.

THE WINNERS

National Champion Second Place Third Place
Maeva Ordaz
Anchorage, AK
Paris J. Stroud
Dallas, GA
Casey Goggin
Pinehurst, NC

ADVANCING TO THE FINALS

Region 1 Sarah Binau
Columbus, OH
Owen Elphick
Storrs, CT
Casey Goggin
Pinehurst, NC
Region 2 Emma Libersky
Plymouth, IN
Paris J. Stroud
Dallas, GA
Ian Walls
Milwaukee, WI
Region 3 Levi Lakota Lowe
Jamestown, CA
Maeva Ordaz
Anchorage, AK
Sam Terry
San Antonio, TX