Medowie Public School performing at Wakakirri 2016


On Wednesday 24 August 2016, 35 Students from Medowie Public School participated in Wakakirri at Riverside Theatre Sydney.

Each year, hundreds of schools across Australia create Story-Dances for Wakakirri that reflect student’s thoughts, ideas and aspirations.

These stories are performed in professional theatres in front of the official ‘Wakakirri Panel’ who are searching for ‘Story of the Year’.

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Northmead Public School to perform in Wakakirri at Riverside Theatre

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World at their feet: Northmead Public School pupils Darcy Bennett, Bailey Robinson, Lara Elliott, Megan Gerigk, and Lydia Small have been rehearsing up to four times a week since term one for Wakakirri. Picture: Simon Bennett

Northmead is about to steal the Wakakirri limelight again.  Following the recent success of Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School (CAPA) in the story dance festival, it’s Northmead Public School’s turn to shine on stage this Wednesday night.

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Dance With A Message

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STUDENTS from Weir State School yesterday set off on an exciting school excursion to Mackay to showcase their creative talent on stage.

Under the expert guidance of art and dance teacher Julie Wilson, 46 youngsters from years 4-6 have been rehearsing four hours a week over and above the normal school hours to perfect what they hope will be a winning performance in the search for Wakakirri 2016 — Australia’s best Story Dance.

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