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Southern Stars Creative & Production Team Applications are now open *EXTENDED to 12 December 2014*

Do you have a passion for performing arts? Do you love sharing that passion with students? Expressions of Interest (EOI's) are now open for a number of positions on the Creative and Production Teams. Follow the links above to Southern Stars and click on the EOI to apply online. Extended to 12 December, 2014... Read more

Performing Ensemble 2014 Audition Times

Please click the link above to the Performing Ensemble for your audition times.... Read more

2015 Audition Applications now open for the Regional Performing Ensemble

Applications are now open for students in Year 7 to Year 11 in 2015 to audition for the Regional Performing Ensemble. Follow the link above to Performing Ensemble and download the application form.... Read more

South Coast Music Camp 2014

Applications are now open for the South Coast Music Camp 2014 to be held at The Tops Conference Centre, Stanwell Tops. Follow the links above to "Regional Activities" / "Junior Music Camp" For further details, please email Kylie Morgan kylie.morgan11@det.nsw.edu.au or phone Unanderra Public School.... Read more

Would you like to become a friend of Southern Stars?

Are you as passionate about the arts as we are? Would you like to support the amazing work being done behind the scenes that will become Southern Stars 2014? Then Southern Stars needs you! Please download the Friends of Southern Stars package below to see how you too can be a supporter of the biggest performing arts event in Wollongong. Friends of Southern Stars (pdf 4697 KB)... Read more

Stage Management Team Applications

Applications are now open to be a part of the Southern Stars 2014 Stage Management Team. Follow the tab above to Southern Stars - teachers information to download the application form.... Read more

Southern Stars 2014 - How to be involved

Southern Stars 2014 New challenges, new changes, new beginnings ! Southern Stars 2014 will once again be an exciting event. The show will take place on Friday 29th August and Saturday 30th August, 2014 at Wollongong Entertainment Centre. Keep an eye out for exciting developments on how you can be involved in 2014. With change comes new beginnings. If you would like to participate in 2014 and have not participated previously, or if you are from a school within an area of Sydney metropolitan or Country NSW and you would like to participate... Read more

Choir Mass Rehearsal

Mass Choir Movement Rehearsal a success!

A fun and energy-filled day was had by all (even the staff!) despite the rain on Monday at the Mass Choir Movement Rehearsal! Students and Teachers from over 18 schools across the region packed the Shellharbour Stadium at Croome Rd to be involved in the first Mass Choir Movement Rehearsal on Monday! Despite the miserable conditions outside, over 500 students sang and danced their way though a very energetic and fun routine, choreographed by Southern Stars favourites, Kate Sharp and Ashley Jones. The duo were very excited to see their concept... Read more

Material Girl rehearsal

Southern Stars Mass Rehearsals taking shape!

Rehearsals have begun! It has been an action packed week so far with many rehearsals already taking place for Southern Stars! Zoe Pryor, one of our Choreographers from Wollongong High School of the Performing Arts, has been busily working on her Choreography for 'Material Girl' - an exciting item in this years show! Pictured are students from the various schools involved in the item. Zoe was very excited at how the dance is looking, saying it was "coming together nicely, and the Kids are all having a great time!" Keep your eye on the... Read more

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Southern Stars Welcomes Illawarra Credit Union As A Sponsor

Southern Stars is thrilled to welcome Illawarra Credit Union as a sponsor for 2013. Below is a note from the CEO, Bob Kotic. Illawarra Credit Union is proud to announce that we have become a sponsor for the 2013 Southern Stars. We were delighted to attend the launch and the quality of the talent showcased is a credit to the students, teachers and all involved in this great event. Illawarra Credit Union is a long standing local banking services business, supporting our community. We are proud of our 40 years of service to the Illawarra... Read more

Stars Promo

Southern Stars - Tickets now on sale!

Jamie Walsh, Shelby Thornett, Jack Paterson, Eden Colley and Marley Janssens get in the mood at yesterday's launch of Southern Stars 2013. Southern Stars launch makes headlines A year of preparation, 3000 students, 79 schools, Princess Diana, newspapers and a circus – those are just some of the elements coming together for the region's biggest performance event, Southern Stars. Southern Stars 2013 launched yesterday at WIN Entertainment Centre, with more than 60 students performing selected song and dance numbers from the upcoming... Read more

Southern Stars Teachers Meeting

When: Monday 27th May, 2013 Where: Albion Park High School Time: 4.15 pm for a 4.30 pm start All dance, choir and stage management team teachers are required to attend this meeting. The teachers package, rehearsal information, costume information etc will be given out at this meeting. The teachers photo for the Southern Stars program will take place outside on the back oval at 4.30 pm. Please do not be late. Email sharon.buikstra@det.nsw.edu.au if you are unable to attend.... Read more

Exciting Southern Stars opportunity for Orchestral Musicians

An opportunity exists for students who play orchestral and featured instruments to be a part of the Southern Stars Orchestra!! Second Round auditions will be held in the following positions: Brass– Trumpet, French Horn Woodwind– Oboe Strings– Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass Featured Instruments– Piano (solo) Please download and complete the form below if you would like to be considered for Second Round auditions! Op. Orchestral Musicians (pdf 1657 KB) For further information, contact the Regional Arts Coordinator on... Read more

Performing Company meet and greet

The meet and greet will be held on March 10 for members of the 2013 ISER Performing Company. Company members please check the Company page (a link is in the menu above) and download the document which outlines some things you need to do before the day. Photos can be found in the gallery.... Read more

Do you enjoy problem solving?

Do you enjoy problem solving? Are you inventive? Do you like working with your hands? Want to be part of a wonderful team? We are looking for a Props Coordinator. Please read the attached job description so you too can be part of Southern Stars 2013. EOI Props Coordinator (pdf 41 KB)... Read more

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