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Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage

Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage (CGEN) 2016 celebrated its twelfth year as Queensland's largest youth performing arts event at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre with four performances on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 July. More than 1700 students from Prep to Year 12 represented state schools from across Queensland.

CGEN aims to mentor and foster the next generation of performers and provides opportunities for them to work with and learn from professional artists. This annual entertainment event has launched the professional careers of many students who have gone on to star in theatre, television and musical productions.

Creative Generation - State Schools Onstage 2016 was proudly presented by the Department of Education and Training, Principal partners Queensland University of Technology Creative Industries and AEG Ogden, Major Partner The Courier-Mail, broadcast partner Network Ten, radio partner NOVA 106.9 and venue partner Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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This page was last reviewed on 19 Jul 2016

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Footage and images capturing all the highlights of CGEN 2016 will be available soon.

Catch Network Ten's broadcast of CGEN 2016 at 1.30pm, Saturday 15 October 2016

Nominations for CGEN 2017 will open in early November 2016

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