2018 for Belle Canto Studio

I loved  the excitement of playing Miss Andrew in Tauranga Musical Theatre’s production of Mary Poppins at the end of 2017. It was wonderful to share the stage with eight previous and present pupils. In particular, Neve Hunt in the company and Jade Newton who played...

Tauranga Performing Arts Competitions 2016

Congratulations to Rowan Wathen! He won the Gerry Joyce Rosebowl with the highest markover all ages for his folk song. Pictured here with his fantastic accompanist Leon Gray-Lockhart. Jade Newton performing Santa Lucia with accompanist Leon Gray-Lockhart Katie began...

Trinity Exams 2015

Huge congratulations to all students who passed exams this year. Grade 1 Mackenzie 91% Distinction Grade 2 Gretel 91% Distinction Rowan Merit Ella Merit Poppy Grade 3 Maddie Merit Amy Merit Jenna Merit Clara Merit Grade 4 Alex Merit Rosie Anna 92%...

Competitions and Exams 2014

2014 Tauranga Performing Arts Competitions. These are an important part of a student’s preparation for exams and also a chance to improve performance skills. Clara won the under 11 years Scholarship. Everyone came away with an award of some sort. Wendy’s...

Electric Dreams 2

Make sure you go and see Electric Dreams 2  15 to 19 January 2014 at 16th Avenue Theatre. Olivia Nightingale has the lead female role. Also cast were Abigail Lee, Kimberley O’Mella, and Skye Douglas. The girls are very excited about being in a live...