It is our pleasure to announce the 8th edition of "Stars of the Albion. Grand Prix 2021" international performing arts festival & competition. This unique multicultural project joins musicians, dancers and artists from across the world and provides valuable opportunities for young emerging artists to showcase their talent as well as to enhance technical and performance skills, to establish and develop their career. It is organised by Musica Nova Productions Agency & Academy under the Patronage of the World Association of Performing Arts (WAPA) and is promoted by Stars of the Albion Ltd Foundation.
This year the programme includes the competition, an Opening concert on Sunday the 3rd of October by our Judges, a virtual tour of London and an online Awards Ceremony and a Gala concert of winners of the competition on Sunday 10th October.
We expect participants from over 25 countries to attend our online event, including the UK, France, Germany, Italy, USA, Israel, China, Greece, Portugal, Argentina, Malta, Philippines, Algeria, Bulgaria, Poland, Ukraine, Georgia, Russia, Latvia, Republic of Belarus, Estonia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Moldova, Macedonia. Our event has attracted young generation of emerging talented artists as well as so many established professional performers from across the world.
Participation in this contest is open to artists from 6 years old with no age limit and is divided between age categories, with two options of participation in the capacity of either as amateur or professional performers. All styles and genres can be presented for the competition programme. There are no repertoire restrictions. It is expected that each participant will perform two contrasting compositions. It is expected that each participant will perform two contrasting compositions.
There are two rounds: the 2nd round (Grand Prix Final 2021) will be judged by world celebrity artists, distinguished musicians, professional art collectors, gallery owners and painters.
Legendary Marina Andrusenko (Russia) is the Head of Singing jury.
She is a chief editor of famous TV talent shows (Voice, Voice Kids etc) on major TV channel in Russia.
Konstantin Lapshin (UK) is the Head of Instrumental Performance jury. Konstantin is a famous pianist, professor of the Royal College of Music, Doctor of Music.
Our Composition nomination will be judged by famous Italian composer, arranger, producer Leonardo Di Lorenzo and celebrity musician and producer Mr. Ron Tom (UK).
A great team of international professional artists chaired by Ms Jurita AGSA, a
Chief Executive at Lady Ju Gallery, UK will judge Visual Arts nomination.
Dance and Circus show will be chaired by the famous Ukrainian producer, dancer, festival organiser Sandra Lisovskaya.
All participants will receive Diplomas, trophies, awards as well as a feedback from our distinguished judges.
TOTAL PRIZE FUND: £1000
We are looking forward to welcoming you to the 8th International Performing Arts Competition “Stars of the Albion. Grand Prix 2021” & to extraordinary discoveries of the project!