March 2, 2011
2011 Highbridge Festival Of The Arts Day 1: Results
64th annual Festival Of The Arts got underway in Burnham-On-Sea
on Wednesday (March 2nd) with a day of dance competition.
of talented youngsters from the ages of three upwards took part
in the first day of competition in The Princess Theatre, where
19 classes took place. The
first day's results are available here.
dance classes will continue until 6th March, with dozens of entries
covering ballet, tap, modern, contemporary, cabaret and Greek.
and Drama then takes centre stage on 7th and 8th March. Poetry,
Prose and Choral Speech will be performed on stage.
and instrumental music will then take over for the final part
of the festival from 9th-11th March.
Maureen Phillips, the festival's General Secretary told Burnham-On-Sea.com
the event promises to be a superb festival and
added that the public are welcome to attend the daily sessions,
which start at 9.30am and approximately 2pm.