Auditions are currently closed.  

Project Prima Volta is HB’s nationally recognised, weekly singing programme for High School students Years 10-13! 2021-2022 performance opportunities for PPV include a collaborative concert tour with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra as well as participation in a fully staged opera with Festival Opera taking place early 2022. Weekly rehearsals run 4.30-6.30pm Thursdays in Hastings. Students registered as Year 10-13 at any school in Hawke’s Bay, including homeschoolers, are eligible to apply.

For information about PPV Junior, our programme for students Years 5-9, visit our PPV Junior page. 

PPV Senior Audition Dates:
Thursday 11 February 2021 5.30pm-7pm, Hastings
Tuesday 16 February 2021 5.30pm-7pm, Napier

EMAIL US at to register your interest and find out more information.