Music Theatre & Popular Voice – 2019

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Section 3000: Senior Music Theatre Provincial/National Qualifying Class

Section Notes

  1. Must be under the age of 28 as of December 31, 2018.
  2. Competitors will perform THREE selections as follows:
    One selection must be a Music Theatre Ballad
    One selection must be a Music Theatre Up-Tempo
    One own-choice selection of standard music theatre repertoire.
    Make sure that your pieces will fit into the time limit as noted in #6 below. Singing a piece by Sondheim is highly recommended. Movie musicals and animated movie musical numbers are not permitted.
  3. Performance times MUST be included on the entry form. Please ensure costume changes are factored into this number.
  4. Costumes are permitted.
  5. Song selections must be age appropriate.
  6.  Time limit: 40 minutes (including costume changes)
  7. Piano accompaniment only.
  8. One small stage prop (eg. small table) and one hand prop (eg. broom) are permitted as long as no set-up is required.
  9. It is expected that the 1st and 2nd place winners of the Provincial/National Qualifying Class will proceed to the Provincial Finals (June 3-8, 2019) in Niagara Falls, Ontario and if they win there, to then be available to compete at the National Music Festival (August 5-10, 2019) in Saskatoon, SK.
  10. Competitors in this section are also eligible to enter any classes in section 45 but please note that repertoire may not be used again.
Class 3000 – Music Theatre Provincial/National Qualifying Class(“P”)
Fee: $95.00

Section 45: Music Theatre

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 18, 19, 20 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. Own choice of a song from a music theatre stage production only. Selections from revues or workshops are not permitted. Operetta (i.e. Gilbert & Sullivan & Herbert) must be entered into Section 41 and songs from animated or musical films must be entered into Section 47.
  3. Selections may be performed in a key suitable for the voice.
  4. Piano accompaniment only.
  5. Costumes are permitted.
  6. One stage prop and one hand prop are permitted as long as no set-up is required.
  7. Songs chosen by competitors must be age-appropriate. Disregarding this rule could result in disqualification.
  8. Please note that most solo Musical Theatre categories are eligible to proceed to the Provincial level of competition (June 3-8, 2019) in Niagara Falls, ON in the following categories: Advanced (ages 19-28), Senior (ages 17-18), Intermediate (ages 15-16), Junior (ages 13-14), Elementary (ages 11-12)
  9. To be eligible for a scholarship, competitors must enter a minimum of two classes and receive a minimum mark of 85.
  10.  Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.

Contemporary Music Theatre – 1990 to Present

Class 45-01 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Open (Ages 19-28) – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-02 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Open (Ages 19-28) – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-03 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 17-18 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-04 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 17-18 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-05 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 15-16 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-06 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 15-16 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-07 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 13-14 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-08 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 13-14 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-09 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 11-12 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-10 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Ages 11-12 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-11 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Age 10 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-12 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Age 10 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-13 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Age 8 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $40.00
Class 45-14 – Music Theatre – Contemporary – Age 8 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $40.00

Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989
i.e. Sondheim, Lloyd Webber, Kander, etc.

Class 45-15 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Open (Ages 19-28) – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-16 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Open (Ages 19-28) – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-17 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 17-18 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-18 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 17-18 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-19 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 15-16 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-20 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 15-16 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-21 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 13-14 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-22 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 13-14 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-23 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 11-12 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-24 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 11-12 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-25 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 10 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-26 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 10 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-27 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 8 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $40.00
Class 45-28 – Music Theatre – 1970 to 1989 – Ages 8 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $40.00

Mid 20th Century Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970
i.e. Herman, Bernstein, Early Sondheim, Late Rodgers & Hammerstein

Class 45-29 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Open (Ages 19-28) – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-30 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Open (Ages 19-28) – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-31 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 17-18 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-32 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 17-18 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-33 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 15-16 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-34 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 15-16 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-35 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 13-14 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-36 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 13-14 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-37 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 11-12 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-38 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 11-12 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-39 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 10 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-40 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 10 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-41 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 8 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $40.00
Class 45-42 – Music Theatre – 1950 to 1970 – Ages 8 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $40.00

Traditional Music Theatre – Before 1950
i.e. Berlin, Gershwin, Coward, Porter, Rodgers & Hammerstein

Class 45-43 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Open (Ages 19-28) – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-44 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Open (Ages 19-28) – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-45 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 17-18 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-46 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 17-18 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-47 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 15-16 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-48 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 15-16 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-49 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 13-14 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-50 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 13-14 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-51 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 11-12 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-52 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 11-12 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-53 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 10 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-54 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 10 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-55 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 8 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $40.00
Class 45-56 – Music Theatre – Before 1950 – Ages 8 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $40.00

Canadian Music Theatre

Selections must be from Music Theatre Productions written by Canadian composers and lyricists.

Class 45-57 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Open (Ages 19-28) – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-58 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Open (Ages 19-28) – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $48.00
Class 45-59 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 17-18 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-60 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 17-18 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-61 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 15-16 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-62 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 15-16 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $44.00
Class 45-63 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 13-14 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-64 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 13-14 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-65 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 11-12 – Ballad (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-66 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Ages 11-12 – Up-tempo (fast or comic) (“P”)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-67 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Age 10 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-68 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Age 10 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $42.00
Class 45-69 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Age 8 & Under – Ballad
Fee: $40.00
Class 45-70 – Music Theatre – Canadian – Age 8 & Under – Up-tempo (fast or comic)
Fee: $40.00

Music Theatre Duets

Class 45-75 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Open
Fee: $55.00
Class 45-76 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Age 18 & Under
Fee: $55.00
Class 45-77 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Age 15 & Under
Fee: $55.00
Class 45-78 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Age 12 & Under
Fee: $55.00
Class 45-79 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Age 10 & Under
Fee: $55.00
Class 45-80 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Age 8 & Under
Fee: $55.00
Class 45-81 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Adult & Child 18 & Under
Fee: $55.00
Adult is defined as a parent, grandparent, guardian, aunt, uncle or older sibling.
Class 45-82 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Adult & Child 15 & Under
Fee: $55.00
Adult is defined as a parent, grandparent, guardian, aunt, uncle or older sibling. Animated movies and musicals are permitted in this class.
Class 45-83 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Adult & Child 12 & Under
Fee: $53.00
Adult is defined as a parent, grandparent, guardian, aunt, uncle or older sibling. Animated movies and musicals are permitted in this class.
Class 45-84 – Musical Theatre – Duet – Any Voices – Adult & Child 10 & Under
Fee: $48.00
Adult is defined as a parent, grandparent, guardian, aunt, uncle or older sibling. Animated movies and musicals are permitted in this class.

Section 46: Music Theatre – Ensemble

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 18, 19, 20 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. Own choice of a song from a recognized musical theatre production or feature animated film.
  3. The ensemble must consist of a minimum of three contestants to a maximum of ten contestants. The average of the ages of all participants must be equal or be less than the cageogry entered.
  4. Selections chosen by the ensemble can only be entered into one age group level.
  5. A maximum of one minute of dialogue is allowed.
  6. Piano accompaniment only. Conductors not permitted
  7. One stage prop and one hand prop are permitted as long as no set-up is required.
  8. Time Limit: 15 minutes
  9. To be eligible for a scholarship, competitors must enter a minimum of two classes and receive a minimum mark of 85.
  10.  Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.
Class 46-01 – Musical Theatre – Ensemble – Open
Fee: $65.00
Class 46-02 – Musical Theatre – Ensemble – Age 19 & Under
Fee: $65.00
Class 46-03 – Musical Theatre – Ensemble – Age 15 & Under
Fee: $65.00
Class 46-04 – Musical Theatre – Ensemble – Age 12 & Under
Fee: $65.00
Class 46-05 – Musical Theatre – Ensemble – Age 10 & Under
Fee: $65.00

Section 47: Animated Film and Movie Musicals

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 18, 19, 20, 34 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. Own choice of a song from an Animated Film or Movie Musical only
  3. Selections may be performed in a key suitable for the voice.
  4. Piano accompaniment only.
  5. Costumes are permitted.
  6. One stage prop and one hand prop are permitted as long as no set-up is required.
  7. Please note that this section is NOT elgible to proceed to the Provincial level of competition. See Section 34.
  8. To be eligible for a scholarship, competitors must enter a minimum of two classes and receive a minimum mark of 85.
  9. Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.
Class 47-01 – Animated Film and Movie Musical – Open
Fee: $48.00
Class 47-02 – Animated Film and Movie Musical – Age 18 & Under
Fee: $44.00
Class 47-03 – Animated Film and Movie Musical – Age 16 & Under
Fee: $44.0
Class 47-04 – Animated Film and Movie Musical – Age 14 & Under
Fee: $44.00
Class 47-05 – Animated Film and Movie Musical – Age 12 & Under
Fee: $43.00
Class 47-06 – Animated Film and Movie Musical – Age 10 & Under
Fee: $42.00
Class 47-07 – Animated Film and Movie Musical – Age 8 & Under
Fee: $40.00

Section 48: Pop Music & Jazz Standards – All Voices

Section Notes

  1. Refer to Rules 18, 19, 20 and 37. Read all Syllabus rules with care.
  2. Must not have been performed in a musical, stage production, animated film, movie musical or revue.
  3. To be eligible for a scholarship, competitors must enter a minimum of two classes and receive a minimum mark of 85.
  4.  Piano accompaniment only and is required. No pre-recorded music.
  5. No costumes or props.
  6. No microphones or amplication of any kind will be permitted.
  7. Sheet music must be provided to the adjudicator. No charts or tabs.
  8. Performance times MUST be included on the entry form.
Class 48-01 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1950-1965 – Ages 21 & Over
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-02 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1950-1965 – Ages 18-20
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-03 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1950-1965 – Ages 16-17
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-04 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1950-1965 – Ages 14-15
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-05 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1950-1965 – Ages 12-13
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-06 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1950-1965 – Ages 10-11
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-07 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1950-1965 – Ages 9 & Under
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-08 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1966-1970 – Ages 21 & Over
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-09 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1966-1970 – Ages18-20
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-10 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1966-1970 – Ages 16-17
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-11 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1966-1970 – Ages 14-15
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-12 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1966-1970 – Ages 12-13
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-13 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1966-1970 – Ages 10-11
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-14 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1966-1970 – Ages 9 & Under
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-15 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1971-1985 – Ages 21 & Over
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-16 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1971-1985 – Ages 18-20
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-17 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1971-1985 – Ages 16-17
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-18 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1971-1985 – Ages 14-15
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-19 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1971-1985 – Ages 12-13
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-20 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1971-1985 – Ages 10-11
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-21 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1971-1985 – Ages 9 & Under
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-22 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1986-2000 – Ages 21 & Over
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-23 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1986-2000 – Ages 18-20
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-24 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1986-2000 – Ages 16-17
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-25 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1986-2000 – Ages 14-15
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-26 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1986-2000 – Ages 12-13
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-27 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1986-2000 – Ages 10-11
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-28 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 1986-2000 – Ages 9 & Under
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-29 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 2001 to Present – Ages 21 & Over
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-30 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 2001 to Present – Ages 18-20
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-31 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 2001 to Present – Ages 16-17
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-32 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 2001 to Present – Ages 14-15
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-33 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 2001 to Present – Ages 12-13
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-34 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 2001 to Present – Ages 10-11
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-35 – Popular Music Voice Solo – 2001 to Present – Ages 9 & Under
Fee: $40.00
Class 48-36 – Popular Music – Duet – Any Voices – Duet – 18 & Under
Fee: $50.00
Class 48-37 – Popular Music – Duet – Any Voices – Duet – 15 & Under
Fee: $50.00
Class 48-38 – Popular Music – Duet – Any Voices – Duet – 12 & Under
Fee: $50.00
Class 48-38 – Popular Music – Duet – Any Voices – Duet – 10 & Under
Fee: $50.00
Class 48-39 – Jazz Standard Solo – Ages 21 & Over
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-40 – Jazz Standard Solo – 18 & Under
Fee: $44.00
Class 48-41 – Jazz Standard Solo – 15 & Under
Fee: $42.00
Class 48-42 – Jazz Standard Solo – 12 & Under
Fee: $42.00