NEW THIS YEAR!

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Performing Arts – Speech and Dramatic Arts Division

(Unfortunately this category is missing in 2016 Syllabus but is available in Festival)

OPEN Category: no age limit

-  no material limit (any speech or dramatic work can be offered, ie: poetry, prose, dramatic scripted, self written — anything) COPYRIGHT REQUIRED
-  10 minutes maximum
-  entry fee $20
-  entry and fee must be submitted by February 7th, 2016 (extended) by mail to:
SUNSHINE COAST FESTIVAL OF THE PERFORMING ARTS
PO BOX 1043, SECHELT, BC  V0N 3A0
-  all participants will be adjudicated
-  a copy of work must be available to the adjudicator for review prior to presentation
click here to download the entry form
-  presentation: April 20, 2016, start time 9:00am
-  location: Arts Centre, Sechelt

PLEASE NOTE: Musical Theatre requires accompanist (piano available at Arts Centre)

For more information contact Sandi McGinnis at 604-886-0143 or w3wombwebworks@uniserve.com.

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE

Plans are already underway for the 43rd Annual Sunshine Coast Festival of the Performing Arts and we are pleased to announce that the festival will begin Monday, April 11, 2016 with the piano classes at the Arts Centre and will run for three jam-packed weeks, culminating with the Highlights Concert and Awards Ceremony at Raven’s Cry Theatre Sunday, May 1, 2016.  

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THE 43RD ANNUAL
SUNSHINE COAST FESTIVAL
OF THE PERFORMING ARTS
APRIL 11–MAY 1, 2016

 

Promoting performing arts excellence on the Sunshine Coast for more than forty years…

 

Awards

Awards, certificates, medallions and scholarships are given to encourage and assist performers in the pursuit of excellence in the performing arts. Awards are based on the adjudicators’ decisions. Visit our Awards page for more information on awards and scholarships and to view the list of awardees in past Festivals.

> List of Awardees

Venues

Festival venues for 2015 include the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Chatelech Secondary Theatre and Raven’s Cry Theatre in Sechelt, and the Heritage Playhouse Theatre in Gibsons. See our 2015 Festival Schedule and use the link below for addresses and maps.

> Performance Venues

Sponsors

The Festival is made possible through the generous financial support of local businesses, organizations and private individuals. Festival sponsorship opportunities are available and may be discussed with President Sue Carson or Fundraising Chair Shannon Geue. Please click here for contact information.

> Our Sponsors

Be a Member

Please help support the Festival by being a member of the SCFPA Society, a BC Society and registered charity.  Annual membership fees are only $10 for individuals and $15 for families. You may download our printable 2014 membership form using the link below. Become a member today!

> 2016 Membership Form

 

We wish to thank our sponsors and donors for their valuable support!

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