Matariki Star Search 2017

Ngā Pūmanawa e Waru and Rotorua Library bring you Matariki Star Search 2017!

Here is your chance to showcase your talent, get noticed, perform on the big stage and win.

If you are aged from 8-18 and live in the Rotorua District, you could sing, dance or perform your way to being this year's Matariki Star Search winner. Matariki Star Search is open to individuals, duos and groups.

Epic prizes are up for grabs in each of the three categories as well as the People's Choice Award. Categories are Singing, Dance and Ngā mahi ā Rēhia o te Ao (Global performing arts).

Entry forms need to be in by Monday 22 May 2017. Auditions will be held between 6 and 15 June 2017 and the Finale will be at the Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre on Wednesday 19 July 2017 at 6pm.

 

Categories

Individuals, duos or groups may enter in any of the following categories:

​Category​Details
​Singing​Original or cover
​Dance​Any style
Ngā mahi ā Rēhia o te Ao (Global performing arts)​Performing arts drawing on cultural traditions from anywhere in the world (including Māori and Pasifika performing arts)

 

Auditions

​Date/Time​Venue​Category
​Tuesday 6 June 5.30-7.30pm​Rotorua Library​Dance
​Wednesday 7 June 5.30-7.30pm​Rotorua LibraryNgā mahi ā Rēhia o te Ao
​Thursday 8 June 5.30-7.30pmRotorua Library​Singing
​Tuesday 13 June 5.30-7.30pm​Rotorua Library​Dance
​Wednesday 14 June 5.30-7.30pm​Rotorua LibraryNgā mahi ā Rēhia o te Ao
​Thursday 15 June 5.30-7.30pmRotorua Library​Singing

* If you are unable to attend auditions, we will also accept video recordings of your audition. See entry form for details.
 

How to enter

  1. Grab an entry form from Rotorua Library or Ngā Pūmanawa e Waru or download one here.
  2. Read the terms and conditions on the form.
  3. Fill in the entry form including permission from parents/guardians.
  4. Return your entry to Rotorua Library or Ngā Pūmanawa e Waru by Monday 22 May 2017
  5. You'll hear from us once we receive your entry form.


 

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