Provincials

2018 Performing Arts BC Provincial Festival

Tuesday, May 29 to Saturday, June 2

Victoria, BC


Performing Arts BC

Box 22042

Penticton, BC V2A 8L1

Tel: 250-493-7279

email pafestival@gmail.com

B.C. Provincials Website

 

Congratulations to the Penticton Kiwanis Festival Winners at the 2017 Provincials 

 

Tom Cuff Scholarship for the most outstanding performance in the Canadian Piano Classes  - Winner: Evelyn Krieger

 

Senior Piano
Honourable Mention - Evelyn Krieger

Junior Canadian Piano

Winner - Julia Crowther

 

Senior Canadian Piano

Winner - Evelyn Krieger
 

Junior Classical Voice

Runnerup - Maya Lefebvre

 

Junior Musical Theatre

Honourable Mention - Kennedy Smith

 

Senior Musical Theatre

Winner - Eli Nelson

 

Junior Vocal Variety

Runnerup - Maya Lefebvre

 

Intermediate Vocal Variety

Honourable Mention - Tiana Ferlizza

 

Senior Vocal Variety

Winner - Eli Nelson

 

National Vocal Variety

Honourable Mention - Adrienne Penner

 

Junior Speech Arts

Honourable Mention - Hayden Anthony

 

Ballet III

Honourable Mention - Michele Matsubara

 

Stage I

Honourable Mention - Gene Hayer

 

Stage II

Winner - Emma Hopley

 

Modern II

Runnerup - Nicola Hopley

 

Modern III

Honourable Mention - Abby Sherwood



Junior, Intermediate and Senior classes are held in Voice, Choral, Musical Theatre, Pianoforte, Strings, Guitar, Brass, Woodwinds, Chamber Music, Classical Dance, Modern Dance, Stage Dance and Speech Arts.  Age categories and minimum grade levels are noted in each discipline.  Participants will be selected by the adjudicators at local Festivals for Provincial Finals and for the Provincial level of the National Finals only if they feel a high enough standard has been attained.  A mark of 85% or better must be attained to be considered for the Provincials. A copy of the Provincial Syllabus may be obtained from the website. 

 http://www.bcprovincials.com/


DANCE CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Age of competitors is determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

 

Ballet

Stage

Modern

Junior

10 - 12 years

10 - 12 years

10 - 12 years

Intermediate

15 years & under

15 years & under

15 years & under

Senior

20 years & under

20 years & under

20 years & under

 


Two solos are required for each level. Time limit for solos is three minutes. Criteria for selection eligibility at the Penticton Kiwanis Music Festival are as follows:

Ballet

A Ballet solo plus one other solo from the Classical Dance Section. Students must enter the Classical Workshop

Stage

A Jazz or Lyrical solo, plus one of: Tap, Song & Dance, Musical Theatre, Variety, or Street Dance.; OR a Tap solo plus one of Jazz, Lyrical, Variety, Song & Dance, Musical Theatre, or Street Dance.Students must enter the Tap and Jazz Workshops.

Modern

A Modern solo and a Contemporary solo. Students must enter the Modern Workshop

 


CLASSICAL GUITAR CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals.  Age of competitors is determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

  Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

14 yrs & under

  Grade 4 & up

15 mins

Intermediate

17 yrs & under

  Grade 6 & up

20 mins

Senior

28 yrs& under

  Grade 8 & up

25 mins

National

28 yrs& under

 

40 mins

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 


PIANO CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. The junior representative will be either A or B, depending on the grade level. Age of competitors is determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

  Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior A

Junior B

14 yrs & under

14 yrs & under

     9 & under

    10 & up

15 mins

15 mins

Intermediate

17 yrs & under

      8 & up

20 min

Senior

28 yrs & under

      9 & up

25 min

National

28 yrs & under

 

40 min

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 

Piano participants at the Provincial festival may also participate in the Canadian Piano Classes. 


SPEECH & DRAMATIC ARTS CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements in age and grade categories for Speech and Dramatic Arts (not school grade) are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival:

Category

Age

Minimum 
Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

  11 - 13 yrs

       Grade 6

12 mins

Intermediate

  13 - 16 yrs

       Grade 7

15 mins

Senior

  15 - 23 yrs

       Grade 8

20 mins

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available at 
www.bcprovincials.com

 

For Provincial definitions of Prose, Drama, and Poetry, contact the Speech Arts Captain or see the Provincial syllabus on the BC Provincials website. 

Speech and Dramatic Arts participants at the Provincial festival may also participate in the Shakespeare classes.  

STRINGS CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative as Junior (two competitors for Junior, one in each level A and B--depending on their grade level), Intermediate, Senior, and National to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade levels are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival:

Category

Age

  Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior A

14 yrs/under

   Grade 6 - 8

20 mins

Junior B
Intermediate

14 yrs/under
17 yrs/under

   Grade 9 & up
   Grade 8 & up

20 mins
25 mins

Senior

28 yrs/under

   Grade & up

30 mins

National

28 yrs/under

 

40 mins

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 

String participants at the Provincial festival may also participate in the Canadian String Classes. 

CLASSICAL VOICE CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send one representative in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade categories are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

Min. Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

14 yrs & under

   Grade 4

10 min

Intermediate

18 yrs & under

   Grade 7

15 min

Senior

28 yrs & under

   Grade 9

25 min

National

28 yrs & under

 

40 min

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 

Classical Voice participants at the Provincial Festival may also participate in the Vocal Variety Class.  Ages are the same as Classical Voice.

MUSICAL THEATRE CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send representatives in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade categories are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

Time Limit

Junior

      14 yrs & under

        10 mins

Intermediate

      18 yrs & under

        12 mins

Senior
National

      28 yrs & under
      28 yrs & under

        15 mins
        40 mins

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 

Musical Theatre participants at the Provincial Festival may also participate in the Vocal Variety Class. Ages are the same as Musical Theatre.


WOODWIND CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send representatives in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade categories are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

14 yrs & under

     Grade 6 & up

15 min

Intermediate

17 yrs & under

     Grade 8 & up

20 min

Senior

28 yrs & under

     Grade 9

25 min

National

28 yrs & under

 

40 min

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 

BRASS CLASSES:
Each regional festival is entitled to send representatives in each of the following age groups to the B.C. Provincial Finals. Requirements for age and grade categories are determined as of December 31st before the upcoming Provincial Festival.

Category

Age

Grade Level

Time Limit

Junior

14 years & under

Grade 5 & up

15 min

Intermediate

17 years & under

Grade 8 & up

20 min

Senior

28 years & under

Grade 9 & up

25 min

National

28 years & under

40 min

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 

CHAMBER GROUP CLASSES:
Ages and categories are the same as for Woodwinds, Brass, Piano and Strings.  Members of a chamber group, may also represent their local festival as a soloist.

Category

 Group Average Age

            

Time Limit

Junior

14 yrs & under

20 min

Intermediate

17 yrs & under

25 min

Senior

28 yrs & under

30 min

National

28 yrs & under

40 min

Requirements The Provincials Syllabus is available atwww.bcprovincials.com

 

National Music Festival 

http://www.fcmf.org/ 

We envision a world that appreciates music 

We provide a step in the journey towards excellence in music  performance, with educational opportunities for students and teachers 
  
We strive to develop well-rounded individuals with positive life and  performance skills who will give their gifts back to the community,  ensuring that the arts will flourish
 

For more information, please contact: 

Executive Director – Heather Bedford-Clooney  

14004 75 Ave. NW, Edmonton, AB T5R 2Y6  

Phone: 1.877.323.3263 (FCMF)  

info@fcmf.org