Blog Posts

October 19, 2020

“Dear Festival participants, patrons, sponsors and friends, 

With a heavy heart we must announce our decision to cancel the 2021 Southeastern Manitoba Festival. We have deliberated over our possible options and find the uncertainty of future cancellati... continue reading

Awards Nights Broadcast Schedule!

March 30, 2020

We are pleased to let you know that our Awards nights from the Festival will be on AM1250 radio this week. We are so thankful these events took place before all the cancellations! We hope you can join us in celebrating the wonderful talent in Southeastern Manito... continue reading


March 25, 2020


A BIG thank you to Michelle, Trevor, AM1250 and for... continue reading


March 25, 2020

IMPORTANT NEWS:  The Southeastern Manitoba Festival has now been cancelled.  All rentals at the SRSS have been cancelled.  This means there will be NO DANCE, MUSICAL THEATRE or the GALA.

School has been cancelled on March 23, therefore CHOR... continue reading

Third Week of SEMF!

March 9, 2020

It's the third week of the Southeastern Manitoba Festival!  We have Senior Piano happening Sunday to Thursday at the Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre.  Guitar festival is on Wednesday, March 11 also at the Arts Centre.  Our Dance festival will be on Saturday an... continue reading

Festival continues…

March 2, 2020

Our local music festival continues this week with Junior Piano (Beginner to Grade 4); Monday to Wednesday, Strings/Instrumental on Tuesday and our Speech/Theatre Arts category on Friday.  Anyone can come and listen for a session - only $2.00 to hear our local t... continue reading

Vocal Festival a success!

February 28, 2020

Congratulations to all the vocal festival participants.  It is a huge accomplishment to perform in front of an audience!  You can check out all the results on our website; trophy, medal and scholarship winners as well as all those recommended to represent the ... continue reading

Festival begins Monday, February 24!

February 23, 2020

Festival begins this Monday, February 24, 6:30 pm with the Vocal Discipline.  Session times and dates have been posted on SteinbachOnline in the Community Events Calendar.  More details can be found in our program available for purchase at the Steinbac... continue reading

2020 SEMF Program available February 1st

January 28, 2020

On Saturday, February 1st, the 2020 SEMF Program will be available for purchase ONLY at the Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre at 304 2nd Street.  When the festival begins the program will be available at the various venues.

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New 2019 Addendum available for Provincial Syllabus and Speech Arts.

December 12, 2019

New 2019 Addendum to the 2015 Provincial Syllabus is now posted on the Addendum page. 

2019 Addendum to the Speech Arts Volume 1, 2 and 3 are also posted.

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