Online registrations are now open for the 2019 Penticton Kiwanis Music, Dance and Speech Arts Festival, running March 1 to April 28.
Registration for the event will close at midnight on Jan. 21, 2019. Following the competitions will be a Gala Highlights Concert on April 27 at Cleland Theatre featuring winners from the festival.
New this year, performers can compete for a $300 tri-discipline scholarship open to all festival ages. Applicants must register in three or more solo entry disciplines to qualify, including: classical/modern dance, stage dance, classical voice, musical theatre, pianoforte, speech arts, instrumental/strings.
Solo winners of the Penticton Festival will continue to the Performing Arts B.C. Provincial Festival in Chilliwack from May 29 to June 2, 2019. Winning students will also take part in ajudicated competitions, master classses, workshops and concerts.
For more information about the festival and registration, visit www.pkmf.org.