How to Answer the Miss America Fill-in the Blank Question

Posted by ValerieHayes. Date: . Category: Competition, Interview, Pageant Interview, Uncategorized

Prior to this year’s competition, the Miss America Organization announced the addition of a personality question. Each of the Top 7 contestants would answer a question that was meant to show “who they are.” While most of the questions were about topics you’ve probably prepared for, one of the answers was clearly unexpected. Miss Louisiana […]

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Scoring the Miss America Top 5 Questions

Posted by ValerieHayes. Date: . Category: Competition, Interview, Pageant Interview

Watching the Miss America pageant is always a fun way to spend an evening. But, the moment the winner is crowned I start receiving text messages asking what I thought of the Top 5 Questions. So here are last night’s Miss America Top 5 Questions, how I would score the answers, and some pageant coaching […]

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What You Must Know About the Pageant Interview Style

Posted by ValerieHayes. Date: . Category: Competition, Interview, Pageant Interview, Uncategorized

Contestants often spend hours and hours reviewing the wardrobe requirements for their pageant competition. They know what the opening number outfit looks like and the accessories they’re allowed to wear. They understand the swimsuit or fitness outfit requirements and have looked at every single photo of last year’s gowns. But, even after all that research, […]

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