Lots of talent on show
North City Shopping Centre has been buzzing during its 13th annual talent search during the school holidays.
More than 130 acts have signed up for 19 junior and senior heats.
‘‘We’ve got dancing . . . jazz, hip hop, a yoyoer, ukulele, Chinese zither, all kinds of things,’’ said organiser Caroline ShearmanYork.
Semi-finals take place on the shopping centre stage at 11am and 1.30pm on Thursday and Friday. The finals will be held on Saturday, July 27, with the juniors at 1.30pm and the seniors at 3.30pm.
Good moves: Brooke Reti, 8, inset top, and best friend Aleeya McFadyen-Rew, 7, inset bottom,
5, 6, 7, 8 by Steps.
Multi-talented: Singer Kaveri Gupta, 9, shows off her violin skills in her second talent search performance.