Lots of tal­ent on show

Kapi-Mana News - - NEWS - By TALIA CARLISLE

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.

Pho­tos: TALIA CARLISLE

Good moves: Brooke Reti, 8, inset top, and best friend Aleeya McFadyen-Rew, 7, inset bot­tom,

5, 6, 7, 8 by Steps.

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Multi-tal­ented: Singer Kaveri Gupta, 9, shows off her vi­o­lin skills in her sec­ond tal­ent search per­for­mance.

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