The MEGA National Young Performer Awards 2021 will be held on 20-24th October in Palmerston North
285 young soloist performing artists, aged between 15 and 24 , as well as more than 720 Troupe dancers, will come from all over New Zealand to perform at the 2021 MEGA NYPA
Soloist competitors will perform: Speech and Drama, Instrumental, Modern Dance, Highland Dance Vocal, Tap, Ballet, Pianoforte.
Troupes will cover all dance genres from Hip Hop to Highland Dance and everything in between.
Each performer represents a PACANZ member society of which there are 62 and undergoes a rigorous selection process, performing to the specific required standards of their chosen art form. As with their sporting peers, it is an honour for young performing artists to be selected to participate in the NYPA for $85,000 in prizes.