The Festival of the Performing Arts  (Languages)


The Festival of Languages is back and will take place in January and March 2022

 

 The French,  Jèrriais  and Modern Languages Sections of the Jersey Eisteddfod now make up a Competitive Festival of Performing Arts for languages which will be held in January each year

 

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PLEASE NOTE:

 

Unfortunately, following the most recent COVID-19 guidelines, the

FRENCH EISTEDDFOD classes have been postponed

 

They will now take place on 

WEDNESDAY 9 MARCH 2022 

at the Town Hall, St Helier

 

The programme can be downloaded from the French Section page

 

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  •  French                                                                                             
  •  Jèrriais                                                                                                
  •  Modern Languages:

                  German,

                  Italian,

                  Portuguese,

                  Russian

 

Independent adjudicators are engaged for each Section, and each competitor receives an appraisal.  From it competitors learn how to improve their performance.

 

The Jersey Eisteddfod encourages its competitors to consider the words of Sir Walford Davies:  

 

"The ideal of the competitive festival is not to gain a prize or defeat a rival, but to pace one another on the road to excellence".