Schools Spectacular

Every year The Arts Unit runs the Schools Spectacular, this year will be the biggest yet with over 5,000 of the most talented singers, dancers, musicians and actors from NSW public schools. 

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This standalone, comprehensive classroom resource is drawn from this year's theme' The Greatest'.
The eResource includes three integrated units for Stages 1,2 and 3, under the show themes; 'The greatest stories', 'Under the big top' and 'Game on!'
Sign up to The Arts Unit's Learning Hub  and find a link to the SpecEd 2018 eResource in menu under  'Latest Resources" Watch the video below for more information.

Virtual Excursion - SpecEd 2018 - Join the circus

We will be hosting a very special virtual excursion via YouTube Live on 20 November 2.00pm. Meet the circus performers from this year's Schools Spectacular. They will demonstrate their skills in juggling, unicycle, globe walking and acrobatics.
To participate in the virtual excursion register at Dart Connections
Students can submit videos of themselves demonstrating their new juggling or hula hooping skills or video themselves asking a question.
Please submit all videos here (no longer than 30 seconds) by 13 November.
We will share some of the best videos as a part of the excursion for students from other schools to watch.

About The Show

Schools Spectacular

Beginning in 1984, the show has grown to be one of the biggest annual cultural events in NSW. It is broadcast nationally every year, and each year a new theme is chosen, designed to draw together performers of many cultural backgrounds from all around the state in the Schools Spectacular.

Schools Spectacular Website 

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For further information on the show, including venue information, buying tickets, the cast and crew or to sign up to the Schools Spectacular newsletter, you can visit the Schools Spectacular website.

Social Media kit

There are many ways you can help to promote Schools Spectacular and the best way is to share your experiences using the hashtag #Spec18 and post something everyday in the lead up.

Download the social media assets here.




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