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DATES: April 12 & 13, 2024


VENUE: Blue Church - 696 Main Street, Penticton



Adjudicator: Shawn Henry


Schedule - Revised April 9th, 2024







It is the responsibility of competitors and teachers to follow the Rules & Regulations of the Festival. Entries are the responsibility of competitors and teachers. Errors or omissions are not the responsibility of the Festival. 

All disciplines run at the discretion of the Festival and are dependent on sufficient entries.



1. Musical Theatre entries are own choice selections from any musical, Broadway musical, or motion picture musical including animated musicals unless otherwise stated as in selections from a Cabaret/Revue genre. No opera or operetta is accepted in this section.


2. The source of the selection must be listed on the entry form (example – “You Can’t Get a Man with a Gun” from Annie Get Your Gun by Irving Berlin) or entry will not be accepted.


3. Costumes are permitted but not necessary.  All handheld props allowed no limit. A chair will be provided and may be used. Props must be set up and struck by the PERFORMER.

4. The performance will be adjudicated as a total program with voice, acting, characterization, movement, staging and appropriate costuming all being taken into consideration.


5. Classes will be subdivided by age.  


6. Selections must have appropriate/acceptable language and content that is suitable for all age levels of participants and audiences.

7. Once the program has been printed, no changes or additions can be made. Any changes will require the piece to be presented as non-competitive and it will not receive a mark, will not be eligible for awards, medallions or scholarships and will not be considered for Provincials.  


8. All pieces must be introduced by the student.  Participants must provide a verbal introduction of their selections to “set the scene” as they begin their performance. Introductions should be included in the total timing.


9. Competitors are responsible for providing their own accompanist. No recordings allowed except where specified.


10. Non-Competitive Classes - any competitor may enter any class as non-competitive. They will be given an adjudication but no marks.  They will not be eligible for any certificates, medallions, awards and scholarships.

11. Candidates must enter at least two solo categories to be eligible for an award. See Scholarship Page

12. To be considered for the Provincial classes in Musical Theatre, competitors must enter at least two classes from Comedy, Ballad, Additional Repertoire, Production or Motion Picture.