Speech and Drama Winners — 2018

Trophy Winners

Peter Ward Memorial Shield Sejaha Sekaran
Navapurkar Junior Shield Olivia Dougan & Isabelle Willis
Navapurkar Senior Shield Libby Bellman
Redhead Trophy Aldenham School Group 1
Tiny Tim Cup Keshicca Marcelline
Peter Pan Cup Isabel Rickson
Debut Cup Sejaha Sekaran
Stardust Cup Sruthi Ram
Winnie the Pooh Trophy Kiren Vigneswaralingam
Sunshine Trophy Isabel Rickson
Wynne Trophy Shuban Sellaturay
Verse Speaking Challenge Cup Judicca Marcelline
Young Verse Speakers Cup Kaviya Sakthivel
Margaret Gordon Memorial Cup Isis Nice-Rowe
Betty Bandy Cup Roshni Reginold
Watford & District Music Festival Speech Award Libby Bellman
Poetry Cup Krish Mamtora
Senior Verse Speaking Cup Shyam Mamtora
Tiny Talkers Trophy Keshicca Marcelline
Chatterboxes Trophy Sareena Shah
Jack-In-The-Box Trophy Vinushan Chandrann
Rose Lloyd King Cup Anushka Rajani
Small Readers Trophy Isabel Rickson
Reading Debut Cup Siya Kantaria
Raja Cup for Prose Reading Ben Rossiter
Prose Reading Cup Gajaanan Jeevananthan
Reading Award Shyam Mamtora
Storytelling Cup Judicca Marcelline
Junior Public Speaking Trophy Maanav Nagda
Senior Public Speaking Trophy Abirami Manivannan
Junior Mime Challenge Cup Thomas Grigg & Taylor Johnson
Ruth Fairhurst Cup David Osibona & Jack Segrue
Senior Mime Challenge Cup Ethan Hayes & Muskaan Iqbal
Year 3 Verse Speaking Trophy Shobika Gnanam
Margery Bridcutt Drama Trophy Marcus Chaplin
Watford Music Festival Drama Award David Osibona & Jack Segrue
Pump House Theatre Drama Award Harrison Sharpe & Archie Stevens
Young Actors Cup Olivia Dougan
Duologue Achievement Award Olivia Dougan & Isabelle Willis
Year 2 Verse Speaking Trophy Ashwin Sakthivel
The Bala Trophy Isabelle Willis
W. Idris Owen Challenge Cup Libby Bellman
Junior Sight Reading Cup Siya Kantaria
Norman & Mavis Tyrwhitt Trophy Saadhyan Ragulan
Kala Sripavan Sight Reading Cup Shaajana Janarthanan

Class Winners

S0 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — Reception Year & Under
  Gold Keshicca Marcelline (winner: Tiny Tim Cup)
  Silver Ayden Rana
  Silver Esha Maruthainar
  Silver Shuruthi Nirojan
  Bronze Shivam Kantaria
S1.1 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 1
  Gold Sejaha Sekaran (winner: Debut Cup, Peter Ward Memorial Shield)
  Silver Yaavi Bhandari
  Bronze Rithwin Pageerathan
S1.2 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 1
  Gold Sruthi Ram (winner: Stardust Cup)
  Silver Kiesha Suganthan
  Silver Kiroshika Grisanthan
  Bronze Moksh Shah
  Bronze Rudra Chandegra
S1.3 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 1
  Gold Kiren Vigneswaralingam (winner: Winnie the Pooh Trophy)
  Silver Akshan Jeyamethagan
  Bronze Kaya Parmar
S2.1 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 2
  Gold Shuban Sellaturay (winner: Wynne Trophy)
  Silver Anassa Dodhia
  Bronze Chinmyee Mayouran
  Bronze Yash Tokeria
S2.2 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 2
  Gold Isabel Rickson (winner: Peter Pan Cup)
  Silver Aarya Jogeesvaran
  Silver Veena Ram
  Bronze Anaya Punde
S2.3 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 2
  Gold Vinushan Chandrann (winner: Jack-In-The-Box Trophy)
  Silver Athiran Theepathas
  Bronze Anjana Bensingam
S3.1 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 3
  Gold Sakhana Yohamoorty
  Silver Roshan Lakhani
  Bronze Annika Gandeapan
  Bronze Prithvi Thevalingam
S3.2 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 3
  Gold Rohan Tanna
  Silver Agisha Mohanagajan
  Bronze Keerthan Suganthan
S3.3 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 3
  Gold Judicca Marcelline (winner: Verse Speaking Challenge Cup)
  Silver Ashvitha Banutheepan
  Bronze Aatheethya Jeyanth
S3.4 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 3
  Gold Ashmiha Sekaran
  Silver Aishria Jeyamethagan
  Bronze Eva Pineo
S4.1 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 4
  Gold Brady Hirsch
  Silver Jonathan Kallumpuram
  Bronze Sreeka Jeyandiran
S4.2 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 4
  Gold Kaviya Sakthivel (winner: Young Verse Speakers Cup)
  Silver Shyam Janarthanan
  Bronze Mila Salzman
  Bronze Nathan Cariga
S5 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 5
  Gold Isis Nice-Rowe (winner: Margaret Gordon Memorial Cup)
  Silver Kayden Patel
  Bronze Arjan Jagpal
S6 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 6
  Gold Roshni Reginold (winner: Betty Bandy Cup)
  Silver Aathith Ravichandran
  Silver Katherine Van Wyk
  Bronze Arianna Winward
  Bronze Bethel Samson Rodrigues
S7 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Year 7
  Gold Lana Laxman
  Silver Ashvinya Vigneswaralingam
  Bronze Aoife Walsh
  Bronze Harrishan Ramanan
S9 Verse Speaking (Set Poems) — School Years 9 & 10
  Gold Jeduthun Santeekaran
  Silver Anujah Ramanan
  Silver Shaajana Janarthanan
  Bronze Niamh Walsh
S11 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — Reception Year & Under
  Gold Keshicca Marcelline (winner: Tiny Talkers Trophy)
  Silver Shivam Kantaria
  Silver Shuruthi Nirojan
  Bronze Adam Kausar
  Bronze Krishan Lakhani
S12 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 1
  Gold Sareena Shah (winner: Chatterboxes Trophy)
  Silver Enzo Daoud
  Bronze Ashmitha Suthakaran
  Bronze Sruthi Ram
S13.1 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 2
  Gold Ashwin Sakthivel (winner: Year 2 Verse Speaking Trophy)
  Silver Aarya Jogeesvaran
  Silver Haleemah Kehinde
  Bronze Anassa Dodhia
  Bronze Anjana Bensingam
  Bronze Aron Thavarupan
S13.2 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 2
  Gold Isabel Rickson (winner: Sunshine Trophy)
  Silver Abhay Mistry
  Silver Hesali Aranya Kodagoda
  Bronze Anaya Punde
  Bronze Artimagan Ragulasingham
S14.1 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 3
  Gold Ashmiha Sekaran
  Silver Svara Bhandari
  Bronze Chloe Obiakor
S14.2 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 3
  Gold Judicca Marcelline
  Silver Aatheethya Jeyanth
  Silver Milan Patel
  Bronze Raagith Kugadas
S14.3 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 3
  Gold Shobika Gnanam (winner: Year 3 Verse Speaking Trophy)
  Silver Ajan Kandeepan
  Silver Athitthan Balakumar
  Bronze Aishria Jeyamethagan
  Bronze Shriya Mistry
S15.1 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 4
  Gold Brady Hirsch
  Silver Olivia Dougan
  Bronze Maanav Nagda
S15.2 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 4
  Gold Sahaana Wadhwani
  Silver Gayathri Manivannan
  Bronze Shyam Janarthanan
S15.3 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 4
  Gold Siya Kantaria
  Silver Asvine Grisanthan
  Silver Rocco Keene
  Silver Sienna Jetha
  Bronze Aneeka Punde
S15.4 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 4
  Gold Isabelle Willis (winner: The Bala Trophy)
  Silver Archie Turner
  Bronze Hinata Tajima
S16.1 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 5
  Gold Harrisan Grisanthan
  Silver Rheya Louis
  Silver Sahil Mehta
  Bronze Maya Patel
  Bronze Millie Hearder
S16.2 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 5
  Gold Lana Momin
  Silver Shivanii Suganth
  Bronze Molly Hosier-Beeson
S16.3 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 5
  Gold Daniel Williams
  Silver Charlie Reid
  Bronze Clara Smith
S17.1 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 6
  Gold Shnour Lakhani
  Silver Mahi Patel
  Bronze Diya Mandavia
  Bronze Haran Maruthainar
S17.2 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Year 6
  Gold Archana Vathanan
  Silver Emily White
  Bronze Alysha Thakrar
S18.1 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Years 7 & 8
  Gold Libby Bellman (winner: Watford & District Music Festival Speech Award, Navapurkar Senior Shield)
  Silver Jenna Newgrosh
  Bronze Ameera Haji
S18.2 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Years 7 & 8
  Gold Shubhan Selvaranjan
  Silver Dhru Parekh
  Bronze Jaanki Rajababoo
S18.3 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Years 7 & 8
  Gold Pardis Ajala
  Silver Harrishan Ramanan
  Bronze Tanya Giridharan
S19 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Years 9 & 10
  Gold Krish Mamtora (winner: Poetry Cup)
  Silver Chaitali Virani
  Bronze Kaitlin Navarajhan
S20 Verse Speaking (Own Choice) — School Years 11 — 13
  Gold Shyam Mamtora (winner: Senior Verse Speaking Cup)
  Silver Ashviniy Thamilmaran
  Bronze Anushka Rajani
S21 Sonnet (Own Choice) — School Years 9 & 10
  Gold Esha Mandavia
  Silver Raabia Kara
  Bronze Shaajana Janarthanan
S22 Sonnet (Own Choice) — School Years 11 — 13
  Gold Anushka Rajani (winner: Rose Lloyd King Cup)
  Silver Shyam Mamtora
S23 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Years 2 & Under
  Gold Isabel Rickson (winner: Small Readers Trophy)
  Silver Tara Lawal
  Bronze Aarya Jogeesvaran
S24 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 3
  Gold Judicca Marcelline
  Silver Ashmiha Sekaran
  Bronze Kareem Youssef
  Bronze Shobika Gnanam
S25 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 4
  Gold Siya Kantaria (winner: Reading Debut Cup)
  Silver Ishana Jogeesvaran
  Silver Maanav Nagda
  Bronze Asvine Grisanthan
  Bronze Rocco Keene
S26 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 5
  Gold Maya Patel
  Silver Shivanii Suganth
  Bronze Harrisan Grisanthan
  Bronze Toby Cohen
S27.1 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 6
  Gold Roshni Reginold
  Silver Aishani Ramesh
  Bronze Arianna Winward
S27.2 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 6
  Gold Ben Rossiter (winner: Raja Cup for Prose Reading)
  Silver Hannah Cushion
  Bronze Diya Mandavia
S27.3 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 6
  Gold Chloe Sockalingum
  Silver Madeline Harris
  Bronze Ruby Rodriguez
S28 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 7
  Gold Gajaanan Jeevananthan (winner: Prose Reading Cup)
  Silver Lana Laxman
  Bronze Ridhi Sofat
S29 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 8
  Gold Chyna-Skye Campbell
  Silver Sahaj Kotecha
  Bronze Daniel David
S30 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Year 9 & 10
  Gold Krish Mamtora
  Silver Esha Mandavia
  Bronze Aatharshaa Viyaijen
  Bronze Girtena Sakthykumaran
S31 Prose Reading (Own Choice) — School Years 11 — 13
  Gold Shyam Mamtora (winner: Reading Award)
  Silver Sajan Suganth
S32 Storytelling — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Judicca Marcelline (winner: Storytelling Cup)
  Silver Milan Patel
  Bronze Maanav Nagda
  Bronze Rohan Tanna
S33.1 Public Speaking — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Maanav Nagda (winner: Junior Public Speaking Trophy)
  Silver Rocco Keene
  Bronze Maliha Siddiqui
S33.2 Public Speaking — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Sahaana Wadhwani
  Silver Tamara Aluwihare
  Bronze Ishana Jogeesvaran
S33.3 Public Speaking — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Shyam Janarthanan
  Silver Mahi Patel
  Bronze Aarin Kundapur-Pereira
S34.1 Public Speaking — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Heli Sanghavi
  Silver Gajaanan Jeevananthan
  Bronze Arvind Ragh
S34.2 Public Speaking — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Abirami Manivannan (winner: Senior Public Speaking Trophy)
  Silver Krish Mamtora
  Bronze Trisha Sutharsan
S34.3 Public Speaking — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Visakee Vernu
  Silver Keerthana Perinparaj
  Bronze Namita Ganesha Sharma
S35 Public Speaking — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Asha Bakhai
  Silver Anushka Rajani
  Bronze Saasha Kirpalani
  Bronze Shyam Mamtora
S36 Sight Reading — School Years 3 & 4
  Gold Siya Kantaria (winner: Junior Sight Reading Cup)
  Silver Shyam Janarthanan
  Bronze Aatheethya Jeyanth
S37 Sight Reading — School Years 5 & 6
  Gold Saadhyan Ragulan (winner: Norman & Mavis Tyrwhitt Trophy)
  Silver Shivanii Suganth
  Bronze Archana Vathanan
S38 Sight Reading — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Shaajana Janarthanan (winner: Kala Sripavan Sight Reading Cup)
  Silver Keerthana Perinparaj
  Bronze Abirami Manivannan
S39 Sight Reading — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Sajan Suganth
  Silver Victoria Igary
  Bronze Esha Kotecha
S40 Solo Mime — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Charlotte Gordon
  Silver Kimora Mariappa
  Bronze Maximillian Gordon
  Bronze Niam Lakhani
S41 Solo Mime — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Max Mash
  Silver Maya S Patel
S42 Solo Mime — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Harrisha Sivanathan
S43 Duologue Mime — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Thomas Grigg & Taylor Johnson (winner: Junior Mime Challenge Cup)
  Silver Tara Bottin & Ella Tollman
  Bronze Charlotte Gordon & Maximillian Gordon
S44 Duologue Mime — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold David Osibona & Jack Segrue (winner: Ruth Fairhurst Cup)
  Silver Sophia Antoniou & Maya S Patel
S45 Duologue Mime — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Ethan Hayes & Muskaan Iqbal (winner: Senior Mime Challenge Cup)
S46 Solo Acting (Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Maureen Robertson
  Silver Bryan Amamoo
  Bronze Pardis Ajala
S47 Solo Acting (Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Harry Wyatt
  Silver Sabrina Puri
  Bronze Harrisha Sivanathan
S48 Duologue Acting (Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold David Osibona & Jack Segrue (winner: Watford Music Festival Drama Award)
S50.1 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 4 & Under
  Gold Olivia Dougan (winner: Young Actors Cup)
  Silver Gayathri Manivannan
  Bronze Asvine Grisanthan
S50.2 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 4 & Under
  Gold Isabelle Willis
  Silver Rohan Shinn
  Bronze Jonathan Kallumpuram
  Bronze Mukilan Arunendran
S51.1 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 5 & 6
  Gold Arianna Winward
  Silver Archana Vathanan
  Bronze Ben Rossiter
  Bronze Charlotte Gordon
S51.2 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 5 & 6
  Gold Jaya Jhanjee
  Silver Arjun Solanki
  Silver Karina Shinn
S51.3 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 5 & 6
  Gold Sophia Heavyside
  Silver Keya Derodra
  Silver Saadhyan Ragulan
  Bronze Phoebe Stevens
S52.1 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Libby Bellman (winner: W. Idris Owen Challenge Cup)
  Silver Chyna-Skye Campbell
  Silver Kaya Bayley-Hay
  Bronze John Williams-Kerslake
  Bronze Smriti Chotai
S52.2 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Georgia Myers
  Silver Afeefa Ali
  Bronze David Osibona
  Bronze Sahaj Kotecha
S52.3 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Jessie Naylor
  Silver Roxana Gharachorloo
  Bronze Bathra Dinesh
  Bronze Vibithra Ahileswaran
S52.4 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold Bryan Amamoo
  Silver Ahren Chadha
  Silver Maureen Robertson
  Bronze Lauwrensia Tuder Ranjith
S53.1 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Ishani Mehta
  Silver Isabel Williams
  Bronze Simran Chotai
S53.2 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Marcus Chaplin (winner: Margery Bridcutt Drama Trophy)
  Silver Harry Wyatt
  Bronze Ankeet Damodar
  Bronze Caitlin Berry
S53.3 Solo Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Muskaan Iqbal
  Silver Sabrina Puri
  Bronze Hannah Moriarty
S54 Duologue Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 4 & Under
  Gold Olivia Dougan & Isabelle Willis (winner: Navapurkar Junior Shield, Duologue Achievement Award)
  Silver Hari Dean & Archie Turner
  Bronze Mia Gubbay & Archie Turner
S55 Duologue Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 5 & 6
  Gold Naadiya Mirza & Sabrina Mirza
  Silver Charlotte Gordon & Maximillian Gordon
  Bronze Aanya Chokshi & Nyah Mistry
  Bronze Oscar Turner & Isabella Yeabsley
S56 Duologue Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 7 — 9
  Gold David Osibona & Jack Segrue
  Silver Alison Chang & Charlotte Chang
  Bronze Siena Di Cuffa & Josie Sacks
S57 Duologue Acting (NOT Elizabethan, Jacobean or Restoration) — School Years 10 — 13
  Gold Harrison Sharpe & Archie Stevens (winner: Pump House Theatre Drama Award)
  Silver Marcus Chaplin & Eleni Tryfonos
  Bronze Elizabeth Berryman & Molly Kay
S58 Group Acting — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Aldenham School Group 1
  Silver Blag Youth Theatre
S59 Group Acting — School Years 13 & Under
  Gold Nower Hill High School Group D
  Silver Stagecoach Theatre Arts Berkhamsted Stagecoach
  Bronze Carol Kristian Theatre School Group 1
S60 Group Anthology — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Jo Scott School
S61 Group Anthology — School Years 13 & Under
  Gold Jo Scott School Group 2
  Silver Carol Kristian Theatre School Group 3
  Silver Nower Hill High School Group E
  Bronze Jo Scott School Group 1
S62 Devised Scene — School Years 6 & Under
  Gold Aldenham School Group 1 (winner: Redhead Trophy)
  Silver Sharpe Academy Red Group
  Bronze Aldenham School Group 2
S63 Devised Scene — School Years 9 & Under
  Gold Nower Hill High School Group A
  Silver Sharpe Academy Blue Group
  Bronze Rise Studios
S64 Devised Scene — School Years 11 & Under
  Gold Nower Hill High School Group B
  Silver Rise Studios
  Bronze Sharpe Academy Green Group
S65 Devised Scene — School Years 13 & Under
  Gold Nower Hill High School Group C
  Silver Sharpe Academy Purple Group
  Bronze SNTS London Upper Seniors