The New Zealand Academy of Highland and National Dancing News Feed http://www.nzahnd.org.nz The New Zealand Academy of Highland and National Dancing Conference 2022 photoshttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/386/Conference-2022-photosHere is the link to the fabulous photos that were taken on Saturday night at Conference by Bret Watkins<br /> <br /> <a href="https://bretwatkins.pixieset.com/nzahndconference2022/">https://bretwatkins.pixieset.com/nzahndconference2022/</a><br /> <br /> Password: Fling<br /> &nbsp;1663761600http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/386/Conference-2022-photoshttp://www.nzahnd.org.nzConference 2022 photoshttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/386/Conference-2022-photos Virginia International Tattoo 2023http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/385/Virginia-International-Tattoo-2023The Highland Dance Company of New Zealand has accepted an invitation to perform at the 2023 Virginia International Tattoo in April 2023.&nbsp;<br /> We are asking for applications from senior dancers that would like to join the company on this trip.<br /> Dates are as follows:<br /> Depart New Zealand Thursday 13th April and return home Saturday 29th April. (School holidays are from 7th - 24th April)<br /> Application forms can be found under Resources, downloads<br /> The closing date for applications is 31 August 2022<br /> <br /> If you require&nbsp;any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me - admin @nzahnd.org.nz<br /> &nbsp;1659614400http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/385/Virginia-International-Tattoo-2023http://www.nzahnd.org.nzVirginia International Tattoo 2023http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/385/Virginia-International-Tattoo-2023 Academy Technical training coursehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/384/Academy-Technical-training-courseThe next ATTC course covering the Highland syllabuses will be held in Palmerston North on the weekend of 13/14 August.<br /> To attend the full 2 days the cost will be $250<br /> To attend either day the cost will be $150<br /> Grade 1 - Grade 4 will be covered on the Saturday and Grade 5 - Advanced will be covered on the Sunday.<br /> Could you please advise the secretary if you would like to attend.by 25th July. Email:&nbsp;admin@nzahnd.org.nz<br /> &nbsp;1657972800http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/384/Academy-Technical-training-coursehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nzAcademy Technical training coursehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/384/Academy-Technical-training-course Youth Representative Rolehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/383/Youth-Representative-RoleDear Member<br /> Executive wish to advise the closing date for nominations for our Youth Representative Role has been extended to Monday 11<sup>th</sup> July 2022 at 5pm.&nbsp; Nominations can only be accepted using the official Nomination Form which can be found on the website &ndash; they can be posted to NZAHND, P O Box 5470, Palmerston North or emailed to <a href="mailto:admin@nzahnd.org.nz">admin@nzahnd.org.nz</a>.<br /> If you require any additional information, please contact the Secretary <a href="mailto:admin@nzahnd.org.nz">admin@nzahnd.org.nz</a><br /> &nbsp;<br /> Regards<br /> Raewyn<br /> &nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;1656676800http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/383/Youth-Representative-Rolehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nzYouth Representative Rolehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/383/Youth-Representative-Role 30 June closing datehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/382/30-June-closing-dateA reminder that on 30 June the following entries close <ul> <li>September exam entries</li> <li>Solo Seal Entries</li> </ul> Also nominations for <ul> <li>North &amp; South Island Representatives&nbsp;</li> <li>Youth Representative</li> <li>Business of a minor nature for Annual General meeting</li> </ul>1655812800http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/382/30-June-closing-datehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz30 June closing datehttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/382/30-June-closing-date Southland Teachers & Judges Exam workshophttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/380/Southland-Teachers-Judges-Exam-workshopThe Southland teachers &amp; judges are hosting an exam workshop on April 2nd &amp; 3rd in Gore, with Tutor Mrs Jacque Seque<br /> See downloads for entry form and further information1646564400http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/380/Southland-Teachers-Judges-Exam-workshophttp://www.nzahnd.org.nzSouthland Teachers & Judges Exam workshophttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/380/Southland-Teachers-Judges-Exam-workshop Solo Seal 2022 March 5thhttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/379/Solo-Seal-2022-March-5thSolo Seal 2022<br /> Saturday March 5th at the Aurora Centre, Burnside High School, Christchurch, commencing at 6 p.m.<br /> Limited tickets are now available, Adults $25, Children $10<br /> Please email Academy Secretary <a href="mailto:admin@nzahnd.org.nz">admin@nzahnd.org.nz</a> with the number of tickets that you require. Once received payment details will be advised.1645182000http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/379/Solo-Seal-2022-March-5thhttp://www.nzahnd.org.nzSolo Seal 2022 March 5thhttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/379/Solo-Seal-2022-March-5th Solo Seal 2022http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/378/Solo-Seal-2022Solo Seal 2022, will be held in Christchurch on Saturday 05th March at the Auroroa Centre, Burnside High School commencing at 6 p.m.<br /> Ticketing information will be advised in due course<br /> &nbsp;1641812400http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/378/Solo-Seal-2022http://www.nzahnd.org.nzSolo Seal 2022http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/378/Solo-Seal-2022 Te Anau Festival Easter 2022 - Heart of the Highland Showhttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/377/Te-Anau-Festival-Easter-2022-Heart-of-the-Highland-ShowA revised version of the highly successful Highland Dance Company of NZ show &ldquo;Heart of the Highlands&rdquo; will be staged in Te Anau in conjunction with the Te Anau Tartan Festival at Easter 2022. The production is a spectacle of Highland dance, music and song telling the story of the history of our five Highland dances.<br /> The Highland Dance Company of New Zealand invite highland dancers interested in being a part of this production to apply to join the cast of &ldquo;Heart of the Highlands&rdquo;. There are limited spaces and priority will be given to dancers from the Southland district if numbers exceed the spaces available.<br /> Application forms are available from the website&nbsp; - resources, downloads1639998000http://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/377/Te-Anau-Festival-Easter-2022-Heart-of-the-Highland-Showhttp://www.nzahnd.org.nzTe Anau Festival Easter 2022 - Heart of the Highland Showhttp://www.nzahnd.org.nz/news/377/Te-Anau-Festival-Easter-2022-Heart-of-the-Highland-Show