Canterbury / Waitaha

Key Dates

Heat

May 15, 2021

Aurora Centre

Finals

June 4, 2021 7:00 PM

Ngaio Marsh Theatre (June 4th & 5th)

Video Submission Deadline

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What are you waiting for?

Registrations close:
Showquest - March 12
Toi - April 9
OnScreen - July 30

regional results

RESULTS 2021

Solo/Duo 1: Anna and Heidi - Christchurch Girls’ High School

Solo/Duo 2: Lunar Fae - Christchurch Rudolf Steiner School

Smokefree Tangata Beats Award: Haeata - Haeata Community Campus

FINAL

The full list of awards for Canterbury night one is:  

Band 1: Portland - Cashmere High School

Band 2: Kenring - Middleton Grange School

Band 3: By Tomorrow - Christ’s College

ZM People’s Choice: the degenerates - Kaiapoi High, Burnside High School

Best Vocals: Briannah Jarvis of Portland - Cashmere High School

Musicianship: Jeremy Kinley of JJ & the Stingers - Christ’s College

ZM Best Song: New Dawn (AKA Haeata) from Haeata Community Campus

The full list of awards for Canterbury night two is:  

Band 1: Single Malt - Shirley Boys’ High School

Band 2: 3D Howls - Burnside High School

Band 3: A Little Soul - St Andrew’s College, Christchurch Boys’ High School

ZM People’s Choice: Red Weekend - Papanui High School

Best Vocals: Single Malt - Shirley Boys’ High School

Musicianship: J15 - Avonside Girls’ High School

ZM Best Song: Casper and the Frowny Face Club - St Andrew’s College

HEAT

The top 24 bands are:

T3 - Cashmere High School

JJ & the Stingers - Christ’s College

burning monk - Cashmere High School

Unknown - Christ’s College

Kenring - Middleton Grange School

Bann’d - School from Christ’s College

the degenerates - Kaiapoi High, Burnside High School

Dear No One - Rangi Ruru Girls’ School

Ghosty Joes - Christ’s College

Portland - Cashmere High School

Haeata - Haeata Community Campus

By Tomorrow - Christ’s College

Loud Division - Shirley Boys’ High School

Motion Project - Papanui High School

A Little Soul - St Andrew’s College, Christchurch Boys’ High School

High Voltage - St Andrew’s College

O Negative - Christchurch Boys’ High School, Shirley Boys’ High School

The Afterglows - St Andrew’s College

3D Howls - Burnside High School

Casper and the Frowny Face Club - St Andrew’s College

J15 - Avonside Girls’ High School

Red Weekend - Papanui High School

Black Wired - St Andrew’s College

Single Malt - Shirley Boys’ High School

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How it works

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Event Info

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Prizes

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