Encouraging young people in the performing arts

Inner West Eisteddfod

The Inner West Eisteddfod aims to nurture and encourage young people in the performing arts, giving them a valuable opportunity to develop confidence and skill and to benefit from expert assessment.

The IWE organises and runs sections for Piano, Strings, Speech and Drama at various venues in the inner west of Sydney. Major yearly events are the Marcus Edwards Violin Prize & Miriam Hyde Piano Award.

Piano Competition

The Piano, Instrumental Vocal Section of the Eisteddfod will be run on Sunday afternoons from 9th October to 27th November (excluding 23rd Oct.) at the recently restored Woodstock Centre, Burwood,NSW in the ballroom.

Piano Sections enquiries: n.maughan@hotmail.com

Downloads:
2015 Piano, Instrumental & Vocal: Dates & Running Times
2015 Piano, Instrumental & Vocal: Sections & Number of Entrants
2016 Piano, Instrumental & Vocal Syllabus

Speech & Drama Competition

The Speech & Drama section is aimed at children from 5 years upward, for expansion in this area of the performing arts. It gives them an opportunity for recitation, acting and public speaking in front of an audience in a friendly environment.

Encouragement awards, cash prizes and trophies are awarded, plus an adjudication report of their performance.With this added confidence they are better able to pursue their interest in the performing arts.

Strings Competition

The Marcus Edwards Violin Prize will be held on 20th November 2016 at Woodstock Burwood NSW, closing date for entries is 28th October.

Downloads:
2016 Marcus Edwards Violin Prize: Syllabus

Winners 2015

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