Attend the Eisteddfod

7 June – 20 June 2022

Hamilton Performing Arts Centre

Competition Timetable 2022

Plan your visit to the 2022 Hamilton Eisteddfod, and find out when each competition section will be contested.

Music Competition

Tuesday 7 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

001   Open Piano Solo – Special Section
002    Preliminary Piano Solo
020    8 years & under Piano Solo
012    Grade I Piano Solo
003    Grade I Piano Solo
021    10 years & under Piano Solo
004    Grade II Piano Solo
013    Grade II Piano Solo
022    12 years & under Piano Solo

Afternoon Session (commences at 1:30pm)

014    Grade III Piano Solo
027    14 years & under Piano Duet
023    14 years & under Piano Solo
005    Grade III Piano Solo
015    Grade IV Piano Solo
006    Grade IV Piano Solo
007    Grade V Piano Solo
016    Grade V Piano Solo

Evening Session (commences at 7:00pm)

024    16 years & under Piano Solo
017    Grade VI Piano Solo
008    Grade VI Piano Solo
028    Open Piano Duet
018    Grade VII Piano Solo
009    Grade VII Piano Solo
026    Open Piano Solo
025    18 years & under Piano Solo
019    Grade VIII Piano Solo
010    Grade VIII or higher Piano Solo

Wednesday 8 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

057    8 years & under String Solo
058    10 years & under String Solo
063    10 years & under String Duet
059    12 years & under String Solo
064    12 years & under String Duet
060    14 years & under String Solo
065    14 years & under String Duet
061    16 years & under String Solo
066    16 years & under String Duet
062    18 years & under String Solo

Evening Session (commences at 7:00pm)

093    School Instrumental Ensemble
102    Secondary School Student String Orchestra
097    Open Instrumental Ensemble
098    Open Instrumental Trio or Quartet
095    Open Instrumental Solo
090    Open Contemporary Guitar Solo
096    Open Instrumental Duet

Thursday 9 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

120    Year 6 & under Primary School Choral Championship
121    Year 6 & under Sacred Song or Carol Contest
122    Year 6 & under Primary School Folk Song Contest

Afternoon Session (commences at 1:30pm)

108    Primary School Multi-instrumental Group
112    11 years & over (Primary School Student) Recorder Solo
118    Primary School Students Recorder Group
099    Primary School Student Instrumental or Vocal Original Composition
094    14 years & under Instrumental Ensemble
109    Junior String Orchestra
110    Junior Concert Band

Evening Session (commences at 7:00pm)

124    Secondary School Students Sacred Song or Carol Contest
125    Secondary School Students Chamber Choir
126    Open Folk Song Contest
128    Open The Promenade of Sacred Music Gospel or Sacred Song Group
123    Secondary School Students Choral Championship
127    Open Male, Female or Mixed Choir
105    Open Concert Band
107    Open Brass Band

Friday 10 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

040    Primary School Student Vocal Solo
041    14 years & under Vocal Solo
100    14 years & under Instrumental or Vocal Original Composition
042    16 years & under Vocal Solo
044    16 years & over Vocal Solo
101    15 years & over Instrumental or Vocal Original Composition
043    17 years & over Vocal Solo
053    14 years & under Vocal – Modern Solo
054    15 years & over Vocal – Modern Solo
049    Secondary School Student Spiritual or Sacred Song Solo Solo
051    14 years & under Song from a Musical: In costume Solo
052    15 years & over Song from a Musical: In costume Solo
055    14 years & under Vocal – Animated Movie in Costume Solo
056    15 years & over Vocal – Animated Movie in Costume Solo
050    The Promenade of Sacred Music Open Spiritual or Sacred Song Solo

Dance Competition

Wednesday 15 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

140    Under 6 years Own Choice Solo
141    6 Years & Under 8 Novice Classical Solo
144    6 years & under 8 Lyrical Solo
142    6 Years & Under 8 Novice Theatrical Dance Solo
143    6 years & under 8 Classical Ballet Solo
146    6 years & under 8 Demi Character Dance Solo
147    6 years & under 8 Jazz Dance Solo
150    8 years & under 10 Novice Classical Solo
151    8 years & under 10 Novice Theatrical Dance Solo
157    8 years & under 10 Tap Dance Solo
156    8 years & under 10 Jazz Dance Solo
155    8 years & under 10 Demi Character Dance Solo
204    10 Years and Under Classical Dance Duo/Trio
205    10 Years and Under Theatrical Dance Duo/Trio

Afternoon Session (commences at 1:30pm)

152    8 years & under 10 Classical Ballet Solo
154    8 years & under 10 Contemporary Dance Solo
153    8 years & under 10 Lyrical Solo
159    10 years & under 12 Novice Classical Solo
160    10 years & under 12 Novice Theatrical Dance Solo
165    10 years & under 12 Jazz Dance Solo
167    10 years & under 12 Hip Hop Solo
168    10 years & under 12 Song & Dance Solo
166    10 years & under 12 Tap Dance Solo

Evening Session (commences at 6:30pm)

163    10 years & under 12 Contemporary Dance Solo
162    10 years & under 12 Lyrical Solo
164    10 years & under 12 Demi Character Dance Solo
161    10 years & under 12 Classical Ballet Solo

Thursday 16 June 2022

Morning Session – (commences at 10:00am) – closed to public

Classical Ballet Scholarship Class, 12 yrs & under – closed to public

Afternoon Session (commences at 1:30pm)

169    12 years & under 14 Novice Classical Solo
172    12 years & under 14 Lyrical Solo
173    12 years & under 14 Contemporary Dance Solo
171    12 years & under 14 Classical Ballet Solo

Evening Session (commences at 6:30pm)

174    12 years & under 14 Demi Character Dance Solo
176    12 years & under 14 Tap Dance Solo
177    12 years & under 14 Hip Hop Solo
175    12 years & under 14 Jazz Dance Solo
199    12 years & under Junior Jazz Championship
200    12 years & under Junior Classical Scholarship

Friday 17 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

207    13 years & under Theatrical Dance Duo/Trio
180    14 Years & Under 16 Novice Theatrical Dance Solo
179    14 Years & Under 16 Novice Classical Solo
181    14 years & under 16 Classical Ballet Solo

Afternoon Session (commences at 1:30pm)

183    14 years & under 16 Contemporary Dance Solo
182    14 years & under 16 Lyrical Solo

Evening Session (commences at 6:30pm)

208    14 years & over Classical Dance Duo/Trio
188    14 years & under 16 Song & Dance Solo
184    14 years & under 16 Demi Character Dance Solo
185    14 years & under 16 Jazz Dance Solo
209    14 years & over Theatrical Dance Duo/Trio
186    14 years & under 16 Tap Dance Solo
187    14 years & under 16 Hip Hop Solo

Saturday 18 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

196    16 years & Over Tap Dance Solo
194    16 years & Over Demi Character Dance Solo
191    16 years & Over Classical Ballet Solo
193    16 years & Over Contemporary Dance Solo
192    16 years & Over Lyrical Solo
195    16 years & Over Jazz Dance Solo

Afternoon Session – (commences at 2:00pm) – closed to public

Classical Ballet Scholarship Class, 13 yrs & over – closed to public

Evening Session (commences at 6:30pm)

201    Open Jazz Dance Championship
202    Open Tap Championship
203    13 years & over Hamilton Eisteddfod Classical Ballet Scholarship

Sunday 19 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 10:30am)

225    Open Hip Hop Troupe
214    10 Years and Under Contemporary/Lyrical Troupe
215    14 years & under Contemporary/Lyrical Troupe
220    10 Years and Under Jazz Dance Troupe
212    14 years & under Classical Ballet Troupe
213    Open Classical Ballet Troupe
221    14 years & under Jazz Dance Troupe
222    Open Jazz Dance Troupe
216    Open Contemporary/Lyrical Troupe

Speech & Drama Competition

Monday 20 June 2022

Morning Session (commences at 9:30am)

303    11 Years & Under Nursery Rhyme (Costume) Solo
308    9 Years & Under Poetry Recital Solo
309    11 Years & Under Poetry Recital Solo
310    13 Years & Under Poetry Recital Solo
312    17 Years & Under Poetry Recital Solo
316    13 Years & Under Prepared Speech Solo
318    17 Years & Under Prepared Speech Solo
324    17 Years & Under Shakespearean Monologue Solo
315    16 Years and Over Ensemble Sketch from Memory
326    Open Monologue from Memory

Admission & Programs

Tickets & programs can be purchased throughout the Eisteddfod at the Hamilton Performing Arts Centre.

Admission Prices

No Concessions Available

Single Session: Standard
$8.00
Single Session: Feature
$15.00

Feature Sessions include:
Bands & Choral Evening: Thu 9 June 2022
Dance Troupes Morning: Sun 19 June 2022

1-Day Ticket
$20.00
Season Ticket

Admission to all sessions

$50.00
Children under 16 Years
Free

Program Prices

Music Program
$10.00
Dance Program
$10.00
Arriving at the Hamilton Eisteddfod

Venue Information

Hamilton Performing Arts Centre

113 Brown Street
Hamilton VIC 3300

Parking:

Free parking is available in the adjacent carpark (and there is limited street parking nearby).

Disabled Access:

Disabled parking spaces are available in the adjacent carpark. Wheelchair access is available in the auditorium and backstage.

Food & Drinks:

The canteen in the foyer of the PAC is open during all sessions of the Hamilton Eisteddfod. Hamilton also has some delightful cafés and restaurants – find out more via the Visit Hamilton section below.

Visit Hamilton

Hamilton welcomes the many competitors, families and followers who come to the region for the Hamilton Eisteddfod each year.

Make sure you find time between competition sessions to experience the country hospitality of Hamilton, and the rural beauty of its surrounds.

There’s always lots to see and do in Greater Hamilton, from arts and culture to glorious food and wine, and stunning outdoor experiences. Why not plan a day trip, and stay awhile!

We’ve gathered some links to information about Greater Hamilton, to help you plan your visit to the Hamilton Eisteddfod.