Musical Theatre

Saturday 6th August 2022

VENUE: Balaklava Town Hall * please note different venue – See Eisteddfod Venues page

* PLEASE NOTE: Balaklava Town Hall is a Covid Safe venue. FACE MASKS must be worn except when performing.

(The mask-wearing policy replaces the 12+ vaccine mandate)

CONVENOR: Anne Read

ADJUDICATOR: Pat Wilson

Pat H. Wilson – Singer, pianist, actress, singing teacher, vocal coach, theatre critic, author, composer, lyricist and musical director in theatre. Pat has sung and played in many piano bars, composed music for television and theatre and co-written and performed original satirical cabaret revues with her friend and partner, Adrian Barnes. She holds a Masters of Applied Science, having undertaken scientific research into singing at the University of Sydney. Pat continues to research, write and publish in areas of voice science and rehabilitation.

As well as working as an AMEB Examiner in singing and piano, Pat also teaches singing in the new Music Theatre degree course at the University of Adelaide, lectures at the Drama Centre, Flinders University, and teaches singing in her own studio in Adelaide. She specialises in teaching singers to act and actors to sing – preparing performers for professional musical theatre. She is the author of the popular textbook, ‘The Singing Voice: An Owner’s Manual’ (2nd ed.), and co-author with Dr Jean Callaghan of ‘How to sing and see; Singing pedagogy in the digital era’.

DISCIPLINE INFORMATION

Entrants MUST read the 2022 Syllabus Notes for Saturday 6th August for detailed information and the Rules & Conditions of Entry

See page 59 of the programme for Guide to Symbols

9.00 am – Intermediate ‘B’ Musical Theatre Solo (Des Ross AM Memorial Award) (age 15)

* Book in from 8.30 am

Number of entrants: 8

10.00 am – Intermediate ‘A’ Musical Theatre Solo (age 14 & under)

* Book in from 9.30 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 10

11.15 am – Junior ‘A’ Musical Theatre Solo (age 9)

* Book in from 10.45 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 4

11.40 am – Junior ‘B’ Musical Theatre Solo (12 & under)

* Book in from 11.10 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 8

Lunch

1.30 pm – Musical Theatre Ensemble – Junior (age 14 & under)

* Book in from 1.00 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 3

1.50 pm – Musical Theatre Ensemble – Open

* Book in from 1.20 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 6

* ANNOUNCE MUSICAL THEATRE ENSEMBLE CHAMPION


2.45 pm – Senior Musical Theatre Solo (age 18 & under)

* Book in from 2.15 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 12

4.15 pm – Open Musical Theatre Solo

* Book in from 3.45 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 9

* ANNOUNCE MUSICAL THEATRE SOLO CHAMPION

* PRESENT ROGER MANUEL MEMORIAL AWARD