The Festival Syllabus and Entry forms are now published and can be viewed and downloaded on this page Syllabus .
The online entry system can be accessed on this link How to enter
New Music Classes this Year
After a very successful late entry in 2023, we now offer Class 613, Beginners' Orchestra. This is for true beginners of any school age, and can include teachers if they are also beginners.
In our Vocal Classes, the Light Opera/Musical Classes 711 - 714 are now retitled Song from a Musical, Theatre Show or Film, which better reflects the type of entry over recent years.
New in the Vocal Section are Classes 715 - 717, Rock or Pop Song, so let's have plenty of entries from you budding Britain's Got Talent performers.
For Junior Schools who may have had reservations about entering the main competitive Junior School Choirs Class 802, we've now introduced Class 803, a non-competitive class for Junior Choirs so they can test the water
Lincoln Music and Drama Festival is held in the first two weeks of March each year.
It is a competitive Festival for children and adults of all ages, groups or individuals from schools or private entries. All are welcome.
Professional, world-renowned adjudicators are engaged who provide friendly, helpful and constructive criticism. They provide a written critique of each performance and make awards of certificates and trophies.
The Festival also awards residential Bursaries for both Music and Drama.
We encourage and welcome audiences. Follow the links for more information.
Please e-mail us with any queries.
Affiliated to the British and International Federation of Festivals