Music/Speech/Drama cancelled for 2020. Dance postponed to Feb 2021



This new competition will take place as part of the 2021 Festival Concert in the Assembly Room, Devizes Town Hall on Saturday, 27 November 2021 at 7pm and will be adjudicated by Sarah Jefferies.

The winner will receive the Musical Theatre Young Artist of the Year Trophy and a prize for £250.

There will also be runners-up prizes of £50.

Entry is by invitation only and competitors must have performed in the 2021 Eisteddfod to qualify for entry. Those invited to take part must have given Distinction or Outstanding category performances in this year’s event.


To be eligible for entry competitors must either reside in Wiltshire, go to school or college within the county or receive musical theatre lessons within the county.

Each competitor may perform for up to 10 minutes, either one piece which may or may not have been performed in the 2021 Eisteddfod.

Competitors may provide their own accompanist or make use of one of the Eisteddfod Official Accompanists (see Syllabus page 7).

Invitations to take part in this event will be sent out no later than Sunday, 14 November 2021.

Musical Theatre Young Artist

The Devizes Eisteddfod is very grateful to Wansbroughs Solicitors for their generous support for this new competition.