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Friday, February 22, 2013


The Rising Star Performing Arts Academy will conduct their final audition rounds over the next two weekends:

February 23 (tomorrow): RU the NXT Rising Star at Hirsch’s Umhlanga – from 11h00 to 14h00
March 2:  RU the NXT Rising Star at Hirsch’s Hillcrest from 11h00 to 14h00

Categories: acting, singing and dancing and the following age groups apply: 10 to 13 and 14 to 17. All performers must perform their piece from memory and bring any backing or dance tracks on CD.

NB: There will be a R20 audition fee.

The top 20 selected from all audition rounds must attend a performance workshop, ran by the rising Star Performing Arts Academy from 12h00 to 16h00 on March 9 in Hillcrest followed by the finale which will take place on March 9 and 19h00 at Hirschs Hillcrest.

There are great prizes up for grabs from numerous sponsors including Sony prizes, Hirsch vouchers, recording voucher and a Rising Star Academy bursary.

More information from Gill Brunings, KZN Principal of the Rising Star Performing Arts Academy on 083 326 3257, fax 086 647 6428 or visit