Manawatu Performing Arts Competition Society is affiliated with PACANZ (Performing Arts Competitions Association of New Zealand). 2018 Young Performing Award Nominations classes will be offered in Ballet, Tap, Pianoforte, Vocal Solo Sections and Troupe/Group.
The 2019 National Young Performer Awards will be held in Palmerston North, at the Regent on Broadway Theatre on Labour weekend from 18-2oth October.
The awards are currently operated on a two year cycle, namely:
|2018||Ballet, Tap, Pianoforte, Vocal and Troupe/Group|
|2019||Modern dance, Highland, Speech and Drama, Instrumental and Troupe/Group|