Call out for Stawell arts festival performers
Stawell Performing Arts Company has put out a call for singers and performers to get involved in its Stawell Performing Arts Fest.
The weekend of performance opportunities, concerts and workshops for Stawell and district residents will take centre stage in September.
The three-day festival includes a variety of musical styles such as rock, pop and musical threatre.
Registrations and auditions are now open for people to join in performances, from Friday, September 7 to Sunday, September 9.
Day one will feature Rock the Band, a concert of modern rock and pop.
SPACI’S Dianne Stewart said anyone who had ever wanted their singing, guitar, drums or even trumpet, tambourine or piano accordion backed by a band could join the show.
Musical Theatre Favourites is a one show only concert of some of the most loved and best known songs from the stage.
Singers are invited to attend an information evening on Tuesday to learn more about the showcase.
A singing workshop with Polly Christie has also been scheduled.
Polly is an accomplished singer, composer and conductor who will work with singers to learn new songs for a festival performance.
Anyone who enjoys singing is encouraged to participate.
Workshop tickets are on sale now through www.trybooking.com and include free entry to the evening concert.
The final day will also feature a ‘Singing Groups and Choirs’ concert following on from the day’s workshop.
Singing groups are invited to perform along with workshop singers. Groups that would like to perform in the Sunday concert should register to confirm their place on the line-up as soon as possible.
Tickets for all three concerts and workshops are on sale online at trybooking or by cash sales at Stawell Neighbourhood House.