THROWBACK THURSDAY: Star Struck 2017 in photos

The Hunter and Central Coast schools’ annual performing arts extravaganza Star Struck is on again.

The performance is presented by the Hunter area of the NSW Department of Education and starts on Friday at the Newcastle Entertainment Centre.

Event dates and times:

  • Friday 15 June at 10:30am
  • Friday 15 June at 7pm
  • Saturday 16 June at 2pm
  • Saturday 16 June at 7pm

Tickets can be purchased through Ticketek.

Before Starstruck kicks-off for another year, take a look back to the performers who made the 2017 show a success.


The theme for this year’s Newcastle public schools musical event Star Struck, Connect, came to the show’s artistic director, Annie Devine, when she was talking to young children who were rehearsing for last year’s show, Shine On.

One of the youngsters eagerly said “We are going to shine on”, and that came through in their rehearsals and show performances. Read more here.

This story THROWBACK: All the action from Star Struck 2017 in photos first appeared on Newcastle Herald.