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School Awards 2014

Student Scholarships

 

Student Scholarships

Rainbow Stage annually awards Manitoba resident Grade 12 high school students for excellence in musical theatre performance, technical/production work, and musicianship, in support of their post-secondary training endeavours. A Rainbow Stage Education Committee composed of dedicated board members and volunteers with a wealth of experience in education, music and theatre, audition applicants through video performance submissions. Winners are then selected, notified at which time they will receive their Student Scholarship certificate and cash award.
– Judy Giesbrecht, 2021-22 Education & Outreach Committee Chairperson
The Student Scholarship program is generously supported by private donations.
To support this program, DONATE HERE.

PDF Downloadable Application Form

If you are interested in applying for a Student Scholarship, please download and fill out our application form. If you are emailing your application form, please send to education@rainbowstage.ca

Thank you for your continued interest in the performing arts.

 

Guidelines

  • Scholarships are open exclusively to Manitoba resident Grade 12 high school students.
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate acceptance into a full-time, accredited post-secondary degree or diploma program that is directly related to their category of application, for the upcoming academic year.
  • Scholarship winners will only receive their award upon demonstrating proof and acceptance of such enrollment, and payment of tuition for the upcoming academic year.
  • Up to (4) scholarships may be awarded, each to a maximum value of $750

Grade 12 high school students may apply under any number of the following categories:

Performance

* Open to Singers, Dancers and/or Actors

Technical/Production

* Set, Lighting, Sound, Wardrobe, Hair, and Makeup Designers
* Prop building, Carpentry, Scenic Painting
* Production, Stage Management
* Student Direction/Choreography

Musician

* Instrumentalists, Composers, Lyricists


• Applicants submit a video (send us a YouTube link) for the Education Committee before the deadline in order to be eligible. 

 

DEADLINES
Application Deadline (to send in your video audition):
Friday, May 20th, 2022

 

Scholarship Audition Requirements

PERFORMANCE CATEGORY
Please send us a video (5 minutes maximum) introducing yourself and performing material that showcases your strengths as a theatre artist. You may choose to include a song, a dance, a monologue or any combination of the three.

An accompanist will not be provided. For sung pieces, we recommend using piano accompaniment (live or recorded), unless the piece specifically calls for a cappella singing.

MUSICIAN CATEGORY
Please send us a video (5 minutes maximum) introducing yourself and performing material that showcases your strengths as a musician. Pre-existing repertoire or original compositions are both acceptable and welcomed.

An accompanist will not be provided. For sung pieces, we recommend using piano accompaniment (live or recorded), unless the piece specifically calls for a cappella singing.

TECHNICAL CATEGORY
Please send us a video (5 minutes maximum) introducing yourself and demonstrating any previous technical work you have done on a theatre project. (ie. Your high school musical, band concert, etc) Video support material may be submitted with a student’s Application, via YouTube link only.

Examples:
-If you specialize in set or costume design, please provide photos and/or video of what you designed on a specific project(s).
-If you specialize in sound design, please provide video and/or sound clips from a project(s) that you designed sound for.
-If you specialize in direction or choreography, please provide video and photos of projects that you directed or choreographed.
Your video should also include the following background information on the projects referred to:
-Show Title
-Location of production
-Year of production
-Your technical role on the project (ie. Director, Choreographer, Set Design, etc.)

DISCLAIMER:
The Committee reserves the right not to issue an award if applicants do not meet minimum quality standards. The Committee’s choice of award winners is final

 

PDF Downloadable Application Form

If you are interested in applying for a Student Scholarship, please download and fill out our application form. If you are emailing your application form, please send to education@rainbowstage.ca

Thank you for your continued interest in the performing arts.

 

 

Past Recipients

2021
STUDENT CATEGORY
Amaya Sydor Musician
Grace Lu Musician
Richard IIagan Performer
River Sawchyn Musician
2020
STUDENT CATEGORY
Giovanna Mazza Performer
Matthew Lupu Performer
Mackenzie Wojcik Performer
Kaitlin Cummings Performer
2019
STUDENT CATEGORY
Anton Sokolski Performer
Evan Chan Musician
Ben McIntyre-Ridd Performer
Alexandra Sdrolias Performer
2018
STUDENT CATEGORY
Shae-Lynn Papiz Performer
Dane Bjornson Musician
Corina Schuler Performer
Lia Loewen Performer
2017
STUDENT CATEGORY
Mairin Douglas Performer
Grace Budoloski Performer
Tyra Godenir Performer
Kyle Briscoe Performer
2016
STUDENT CATEGORY
Julia Davis Performer
Samantha Hutchings Performer
Isabella Ramires Performer
Emily Rekrut – Pressey Musician
2015
STUDENT CATEGORY
Sarah Luby Performer
Hannah Wigglesworth Performer
Chase Winnicky Performer
Christina Thanisch-Smith Performer
2014
STUDENT CATEGORY
Haley Ostir Performer
Amber Landry Performer
Kristen Garvie Technical
Charlotte Thompson Performer
2013
STUDENT CATEGORY
Emily Meadows Performer
Devon Gillingham Musician
Angelica Schwartz Technical
Juliet Amara Performer
2012
STUDENT CATEGORY
Becky Frohlinger Performer
Tiera Watts Performer
Deanna Rempel Performer
Stewart Nadurak Musician

PDF Downloadable Application Form

If you are interested in applying for a Student Scholarship, please download and fill out our application form. If you are emailing your application form, please send to education@rainbowstage.ca

Please note: Auditions for the 2022 Student Scholarships will be via video submissions (please send us a YouTube Link with your audition before May 20, 2022).

Thank you for your continued interest in the performing arts.

Rainbow Stage is committed to promote equal engagement opportunities by inclusive casting of artists who self-identify as diverse in roles where ethnicity, gender, age, the presence or absence of a disability, or any other ground of discrimination prohibited by law, is not prescribed

School Awards 2014

Student Scholarships

 

Student Scholarships

Rainbow Stage annually awards Manitoba resident Grade 12 high school students for excellence in musical theatre performance, technical/production work, and musicianship, in support of their post-secondary training endeavours. A Rainbow Stage Education Committee compromised of dedicated board members and volunteers with a wealth of experience in education, music and theatre, audition applicants through a virtual interview and/or performance process. Winners are then selected, notified at which time they will receive their Student Scholarship certificate and cash award.
– Judy Giesbrecht, 2020-21 Education & Outreach Committee Chairperson
The Student Scholarship program is generously supported by private donations.
To support this program, DONATE HERE.

PDF Downloadable Application Form

If you are interested in applying for a Student Scholarship, please download and fill out our application form. If you are emailing your application form, please send to education@rainbowstage.ca

Thank you for your continued interest in the performing arts.

 

Guidelines

  • Scholarships are open exclusively to Manitoba resident Grade 12 high school students.
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate acceptance into a full-time, accredited post-secondary degree or diploma program that is directly related to their category of application, for the upcoming academic year.
  • Scholarship winners will only receive their award upon demonstrating proof and acceptance of such enrollment, and payment of tuition for the upcoming academic year.
  • Up to (4) scholarships may be awarded, each to a maximum value of $750

Grade 12 high school students may apply under any number of the following categories:

Performance

* Open to Singers, Dancers and/or Actors

Technical/Production

* Set, Lighting, Sound, Wardrobe, Hair, and Makeup Designers
* Prop building, Carpentry, Scenic Painting
* Production, Stage Management
* Student Direction/Choreography

Musician

* Instrumentalists, Composers, Lyricists


• Applicants must appear before the Education Committee for a brief in-person Interview & Audition in order to be eligible. This year’s virtual auditions will be held on Tuesday, May 25th, 2021 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on Zoom

DEADLINES
Application Deadline: Tuesday, May 18th, 2021
Virtual Audition Date: Tuesday, May 25th, 2021

 

Scholarship Audition Requirements

PERFORMANCE CATEGORY
Please prepare a maximum of 5 minutes of material that showcases your strengths as a theatre artist. You may choose to include a song, a dance, a monologue or any combination of the three.

An accompanist will not be provided. For sung pieces, we recommend using piano accompaniment (live or recorded), unless the piece specifically calls for a cappella singing.

MUSICIAN CATEGORY
Please prepare a maximum of 5 minutes of material that showcases your strengths as a musician. Pre-existing repertoire or original compositions are both acceptable and welcomed.

An accompanist will not be provided. For sung pieces, we recommend using piano accompaniment (live or recorded), unless the piece specifically calls for a cappella singing.

TECHNICAL CATEGORY
Please prepare a presentation (maximum of 5 minutes) which demonstrates any previous technical work you have done on a theatre project. (ie. Your high school musical, band concert, etc) Video support material may be submitted with a student’s Application, via YouTube link only.

Examples:
-If you specialize in set or costume design, please provide photos and/or video of what you designed on a specific project(s).
-If you specialize in sound design, please provide video and/or sound clips from a project(s) that you designed sound for.
-If you specialize in direction or choreography, please provide video and photos of projects that you directed or choreographed.
Your video should also include the following background information on the projects referred to:
-Show Title
-Location of production
-Year of production
-Your technical role on the project (ie. Director, Choreographer, Set Design, etc.)

DISCLAIMER:
The Committee reserves the right not to issue an award if applicants do not meet minimum quality standards. The Committee’s choice of award winners is final

 

PDF Downloadable Application Form

If you are interested in applying for a Student Scholarship, please download and fill out our application form. If you are emailing your application form, please send to education@rainbowstage.ca

Thank you for your continued interest in the performing arts.

 

 

Past Recipients

2020
STUDENT CATEGORY
Giovanna Mazza Performer
Matthew Lupu Performer
Mackenzie Wojcik Performer
Kaitlin Cummings Performer
2019
STUDENT CATEGORY
Anton Sokolski  Performer
Evan Chan Musician
Ben McIntyre-Ridd Performer
Alexandra Sdrolias  Performer
2018
STUDENT CATEGORY
Shae-Lynn Papiz Performer
Dane Bjornson Musician
Corina Schuler Performer
Lia Loewen Performer
2017
STUDENT CATEGORY
Mairin Douglas Performer
Grace Budoloski Performer
Tyra Godenir Performer
Kyle Briscoe Performer
2016
STUDENT CATEGORY
Julia Davis Performer
Samantha Hutchings Performer
Isabella Ramires Performer
Emily Rekrut – Pressey Musician
2015
STUDENT CATEGORY
Sarah Luby Performer
Hannah Wigglesworth Performer
Chase Winnicky Performer
Christina Thanisch-Smith Performer
2014
STUDENT CATEGORY
Haley Ostir Performer
Amber Landry Performer
Kristen Garvie Technical
Charlotte Thompson Performer
2013
STUDENT CATEGORY
Emily Meadows Performer
Devon Gillingham Musician
Angelica Schwartz Technical
Juliet Amara Performer
2012
STUDENT CATEGORY
Becky Frohlinger Performer
Tiera Watts Performer
Deanna Rempel Performer
Stewart Nadurak Musician

PDF Downloadable Application Form

If you are interested in applying for a Student Scholarship, please download and fill out our application form. If you are emailing your application form, please send to education@rainbowstage.ca

Thank you for your continued interest in the performing arts.

Rainbow Stage is committed to promote equal engagement opportunities by inclusive casting of artists who self-identify as diverse in roles where ethnicity, gender, age, the presence or absence of a disability, or any other ground of discrimination prohibited by law, is not prescribed