Photo by Gregor Richardson.
Elizabeth Horner (13) auditions for the Taieri Youth
The Taieri will be anything but plain this weekend, when some
of the region's most talented young entertainers take centre
stage for the showcase, featuring a dozen of the best acts
from auditions in Coronation Hall last weekend.
''One of the more interesting acts this year was a performer
who said he was coming with a mannequin and a cardboard
box,'' Youth East Taieri treasurer Robyn Taylor said.
''There is so much talent on the Taieri. It really is
The showcase was established to provide a platform for Taieri
youth to display their talents and is open to anyone aged
10-18 who lives in Mosgiel, Waihola, Strath Taieri, Fairfield
or Taieri Mouth.
''It's going to be a cheap and fun family night of
The concert will be compered by Peter Chin and Gladys Hope.
It runs from 7pm on Saturdayat Coronation Hall, in Mosgiel.