THE JUDGES 2017

Judging the competition at South Dunedin Busking Festival on 25 February 2017 will be…

 Robyn Johnston

Robyn is a local Singer who started her musical career later in life, wrote a song for her elderly parents, both with Alzheimers and released a CD to a maximum crowd at South Dunedin’s iconic Mayfair Theatre. Robyn organises all the talent for the Relay for Life and can be seen and heard at many community events. She is also part of the duo Tu Tu Tango with Doug Wright, one of the founding members of the Oxo Cubans and performs regularly around Dunedin.

 Scott Muir

Scott MuirScott is manager of the Chills and has held many non profit positions. He’s been involved in many of the events that have been entertaining Dunedin for years including Vogel Street Party, Dunedin Fringe Festival and the Midwinter Carnival. He works to promote the arts and make it part of our lives and Dunedin’s future through his work with the Dunedin Street Art Trust, the Creative Dunedin Partnership and Transforming Dunedin. As a music manager he is Otago rep for the Music Manager’s Forum a board member of Merlin and deputy chair of Independent Music NZ.

Rochelle Brophy

Rochelle has a life time of expertise in the circus and entertainment industry.

Her back ground is in dance, training full time then working professionally first as a dancer, then as an aerialist. Working Internationally In such shows as Blackpool Tower circus England, The Moscow Circus, as well as Festivals, casinos, clubs, and theatres around the world.

Brophy Aerial Studios have been operating for over 12 years in Sydney Australia and now are here in Dunedin.