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Arts: Music, Dance and Drama

Arts

Nova- WGC's Hip Hop Crew

This crew is coached by Caitlin Peetz and rehearses Tuesday lunch and Wednesday before school. If you missed auditions last week - you have until Monday 26th February to contact Ms Howes (katie.howes@wgc.school.nz) with a video of your dance work. 

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Assembly Sign Ups

Got a special talent? 

Dance? Singing? Musical instrument? Art? Film? Acting? 

We would love you to share it in assemblies! It can be solo or group, something you are doing as part of a club or just use the chance to have a bit of fun and show us something you're proud of! 

We are looking for performances to fill our slots this term! Please complete this Google Form or contact DL Arts Committee if there are any questions.

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Dance Team

There will be auditions for a Dance Troupe next Friday 1st March in Drama Room 1 at Lunch time. The troupe plan to work towards competing at Dance NZ Made and WGC's Dance showcase.

Rehearsals will regularly be on Friday lunch so you must be available then.Auditions are open for all year levels, any style - You will be taught a short sequence on the day. Register your interest here!
Any questions, email Kate Honey or Blessing Ndambuki

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The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra 

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra presents Beyond Words, a special collaboration promoting unity and peace through music and honouring the lives lost and changed forever in Ōtautahi Christchurch on 15 March 2019.

Wellington – Michael Fowler Centre, 9 March 7.30pm

$10 Student tickets

If you are interested in attending please email Carrie Bouffard (carrie.bouffard@wgc.school.nz) for more information. We will need a minimum of six students to get the discount ticket price so tell your friends!

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Bharatnatyam classes

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Songwriting Competitions

National Year 9-11 School Songwriting Competition 2024 - Youthtown

Open to Years 9-11

Open for entry 1 February 2024

Deadline: 31 May 2024


Peace Song Competition 2024

Open to Years 9-13

Open for entry 1 February 2024

Deadline: 30 June 2024


National Secondary School Songwriting Competition 2024 - The Lion Foundation

Open to Years 9-13

Open for entry 1 February 2024

Deadline: 31 July 2024

For more information and entry forms go to:

https://www.playitstrange.org.nz/competitions

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Share your artistic and Cultural achievements

With so many talented people in our community it can be hard to keep track of everyone’s accomplishments, especially outside of school. We know you are involved in heaps of amazing artistic and cultural activities and we would love to hear about them! Please get in touch and share your accomplishments so we can be sure to acknowledge your success.

Email Arts Coordinator Carrie Bouffard (carrie.bouffard@wgc.school.nz) to share news about competitions, events, performances, shows, etc. I look forward to hearing from you!

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