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SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn Festival, Regional Competition Auckland South and East

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Saturday April 10 @ 12:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Event Categories:
General, Co-curricular
Class years:
Year 9, Year 10, Year 11, Year 12, Year 13


BDSC Performing Arts Centre
575 Chapel Rd, East Tamaki
Auckland, 2016 New Zealand
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09-273 2310

The SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn Festival, Regional Competition Auckland South and East, will be hosted at BDSC on Saturday 10 April 2021.

Doors open 12:15pm, performances begin at 12:30pm, first session 12:30 – 2:30pm followed by judging and results will be given on the day.

All schools in the region have been invited to take part in the festival which celebrates the work of William Shakespeare.

Performances of 15-minute (teacher directed and student directed) and 5-minute (student directed) Shakespeare extracts are entered into the festival.

Two assessors judge the performances with two performances being chosen to represent the region at the National Festival in Wellington, Queens Birthday weekend.

The assessors also have to opportunity to enter one student for direct entry to NSSP Workshop Week later in the year, with the chance to go to the Globe UK for three and a half weeks workshops and performances at the Globe in London.

Judging will happen on the day.

Entrance costs

Adults: $10 cash
Students: $5 cash

  • Performers are due at 9.45am for first briefing
  • The festival begins at 12:30pm
  • You are welcome to leave and re-enter in between each item
  • Your entrance fee is valid for the whole festival

For more, visit www.sgcnz.org.nz

Term 1: Between 4 Feb (at the earliest); and 9 Feb (at the latest)* – 16 Apr
*Staggered start dates apply for Term 1. Course confirmation for Y12-13 TBC. 
Term 2: 3 May – 9 Jul
Term 3: 26 Jul – 1 Oct
Term 4: 18 Oct – No later than 17 Dec

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