Celebrating Talent
Performing Arts Competition Since 1908

2021 COMPETITION 2021 Festival will be open for entries from 1st September 2020

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Festival Timetable


This is the TIMETABLE for 2020

Individual entrants will be notified of their sessions by email. Any queries please contact your Section Secretary.

Session Times:

Morning sessions start at 9am
(Wednesday 26th Feb - Speech and Drama Morning sessions starts at 9:15am)
(Friday 6th March - Singing, Choirs Day starts at 9.15am)

Afternoon sessions start at 2pm
(Friday 6th March - Singing, Choirs Day afternoon session starts at 1.15pm)

Evening sessions start at 6pm



MON 24th TUES 25th WED 26th THURS 27th FRI 28th SAT 29th Sun 1st Mar
Main Hall
Morning Junior Concertos Hastings International Festival of Piano using Main Hall
Sussex Hall
Morning Junior Concertos rehearsal space Speech/Drama
Afternoon Speech/Drama Speech/Drama Speech/Drama
Evening Speech/Drama Speech/Drama
MON 2/3 TUES 3/3 WED 4/3 THURS 5/3 FRI 6/3 SAT 7/3 SUN 8/3
Main Hall
Dance Dance Dance Dance Choirs Dance Dance
Afternoon Dance Dance Dance Dance Choirs Dance Dance
Evening Dance Dance Dance Dance Choirs Dance Dance
Sussex Hall
Singing Singing Singing
Afternoon Brass Singing Singing Singing
Evening Keyboard
Singing Singing
MON 9/3 TUES 10/3 WED 11/3 THURS 12/3 FRI 13/3 SAT 14/3
Main Hall
Morning Dance Dance Dance Primary school First Access Pop Vocals
Afternoon Dance Dance Dance Senior Piano
4pm rehearsal for Festival Finale
Evening Dance Dance Dance World Music Gold Medal Piano Young Instrumentalist of the Year Championships 7pm Festival Finale
Sussex Hall
Morning Piano Piano Strings Show Songs
Set up for Trophy Presentation
Afternoon Recorder and Woodwind Piano Strings Senior Singing
2pm Trophy Presentation
Evening Piano Piano Strings Singing


Online Entry

Entries close on 30th November 2020.