The New Plymouth Competitions Society celebrates, fosters and promotes the performing arts in New Plymouth.

The Society aims to provide an annual festival as a forum for young people to perform in their chosen art(s). The competitions are a platform for competitors to share their talents, gain experience and inspire others in public performance.

2018 Competition - 69th Annual Festival of the Arts

Our 2018 festival of dance, piano and instrumental, vocal, speech and drama, was held during the July school holidays, from Friday 6th July to Thursday 12th July, with Piano and Instrumental being held on the earlier dates of Friday 29 June to Sunday 1st July.

View the 2018 results and awards