News

2016 Music Camp - Applications Open

Nominations to attend the 2016 Music Camp close 12 August . Follow the links above to "Regional Activities" and then click "Music Camp 2016". All enquiries to Kylie Morgan email: kylie.morgan11@det.nsw.edu.au... Read more

Vocal Company - Audition Results

Audition results are now available. Congratulations to all of the students who auditioned. Follow the link above "Performing Company" - "Vocal Company" for a full list of successful students.... Read more

Southern Stars Performing Company - Dance Audition Results

Follow the link above to "Performing Company" then click on the link to either Primary Dance or High School Dance for the full list of successful students. Congratulations!... Read more

Southern Stars Performing Company Vocal Audition Times

Click on Performing Company above to download the Audition Times... Read more

Southern Stars Performing Company - Auditions

Online applications are now open for students wanting to audition for a place in the Southern Stars Performing Company. Please follow the link on the Performing Company page (above) to access the information package. All applications are online. Students must complete the online process to be eligible to audition.... Read more

Southern Stars 2016

Southern Stars 2016 performances on Friday 26 & Saturday 27 August 2016 (Week 6) Applications are now open Follow the link below Online Applications... Read more

Southern Stars Finale photo

Congratulations! Southern Stars 2015 - Beyond the Frame

A message from Ian Millard - Executive Producer Congratulations to everyone on the creation of a very successful and uplifting production. Ticket sales alone tell us that we have been successful. Added to this are the many positive comments coming through to creative, production and stage management team members. There were many stunning moments in the show and it is these moments that we need to capitalise on in future productions. Southern Stars 2015 has been successful not only because word got around after last year's amazing... Read more

South Coast Music Camp

Student nomination for the South Coast Muisc camp have been extended to Friday 14 August. Nominations are open to all NSW Primary and High School students from years 5 to 10. We welcome players from any instrumental family, including voice. Please note that nominations will only be made available to non-DEC students after DEC students have been placed. The total cost for the camp is $450, including GST. This includes accommodation, all meals, t-shirt and music. The program consists of a four day, three night residential camp at The Tops... Read more

Audition Results - SSPC Orchestra

Please follow the links to Southern Stars - Auditions or Performing Company - Auditions for the results of Round 1 Orchestra Auditions. Congratulations to those students who were successful in Round 1 and have moved directly to the Holiday Workshop. Good luck to those students who will be completing Round 2 Auditions on Friday 5 June 2015.... Read more

Audition Results - SSPC Vocal Company

Please follow the link above to Performing Company to download the list of successful students from Round 2 auditions. Congratulations to you all!... Read more

Audition Results - SSPC Dance Company

Follow the links above to "Performing Company" then to "High School Dance Company" or "Primary School Dance Company" for the results. Emails are continuing to cause havoc. We will forward to you individually as soon as possible.... Read more

NSW Public Schools State Dance Ensemble Applications now open

This ensemble is for high school students only (Years 7-12) who cannot attend the weekly rehearsals and live in the Sydney Metropolitan area or Regional NSW. This ensemble participates in four compulsory intensive weekend workshops in Sydney during the year. For more information and to apply online, please visit our website http://www.artsunits.nsw.edu.au/dance/state-ensemble... Read more

Problems with Online Applications for Southern Stars Performing Company

***** Urgent Notice ****** If you are having trouble with accessing the online applications for Schools to apply for Southern Stars or for the chance to audition for the Southern Stars Performing Company - please note that the website will NOT support Safari. Please try an alternative browser.... Read more

Southern Stars Performing Company - Auditions

2015 Southern Stars Performing Company Audition Information Follow the links below to apply online online audition application Click here to download the information package Audition Package (pdf 2002 KB) If you have any queries please contact Deirdre Backhouse on 4267 6166 or email deirdre.backhouse@det.nsw.edu.au... Read more

Apply online for your school to be involved in Southern Stars 2015

Applications are now open for schools to be involved in Southern Stars 2015. Please follow the link below to apply online. https://southernstarseoi.wordpress.com Alternatively follow the links above to Southern Stars and look for the tab EOI down the left hand side.... 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

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

Older news »