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2017 Sydney Eisteddfod entries are open now

BY Sydney Eisteddfod | 12-Jan-2017
Entries for the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod are open now! Choose from 350 events in 8 categories for a chance to win a chunk of the $400,000 total prize pool. + The Festival is launching 15 new events, and a brand new partnership with NIDA for a few Speech & Drama events. @sydeisteddfod #sydeisteddfod

Entries for the 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod are open now!

Sydney Eisteddfod has a total prize pool of more than $400,000 and hosts an average of 350 yearly events in the categories of Classical Singing, Contemporary Singing, Choirs, Piano, Instrumental Solos, Instrumental Groups, Speech & Drama and Dance. Participants have the chance to perform in excellent venues, build confidence, form bonds with peers in a fun and friendly competitive environment and receive feedback from the leading industry professionals selected to be event judges in 2017.

Last year’s Festival hosts included television personality Andrew O’Keefe and singers like Prinnie Stevens and Francine Bell; while participants of the Sydney Eisteddfod McDonald’s Dance of Champions had a chance to see themselves on television screens across Australia.

The 2017 Festival is launching 15 new events, which include a Primary School Dance Group (K-Year 4) event and Intermediate Youth Orchestra. In addition, Sydney Eisteddfod is partnering up with NIDA for a few Speech & Drama events.

Entries are open now and close on March 13. A full list of events and conditions are available at sydneyeisteddfod.com.au. While late entries will be accepted (space permitting), additional fees apply.

To enter, visit www.sydneyeisteddfod.com.au/events/ or call 02 9261 8366 for more information.

Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship
Opera & Arts Support Group Vocal Scholarship
Sydney Eisteddfod Junior and Senior Singer of the Year
The John Lamble Sydney Eisteddfod Choral Championships
Australian Choral Grand Prix
John Allison & Sydney Eisteddfod Piano Scholarship
Sydney Eisteddfod Alf & Pearl Pollard Memorial Awards for Performance Excellence
NSW Drs Orchestra Sydney Eisteddfod Instrumental Scholarship
Sydney Eisteddfod Actor’s Championship
Sydney Eisteddfod Ballet Scholarship
Robert & Elizabeth Albert Sydney Eisteddfod Junior Classical Ballet Scholarship
Sydney Eisteddfod McDonald’s Dance of Champions (Recorded for television)
* Plus special events for school choirs, ensembles & bands and dance groups