BC “Chinese Bridge” Mandarin Singing Contest – Schedule


Contest Schedule Location
Preliminary (Lower Mainland) Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 1:00PM - 5:00PM The Confucius Institute of BCIT (Room 825-555 Seymour Street, Vancouver)
Final Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 6:00PM - 10:00PM Frederic Wood Theatre at UBC (6354 Crescent Rd, Vancouver)


  1. The competition is divided into two stages: preliminary and final. The top 25 candidates will qualify for the finals.
  2. The finals will be carried out in the form of a variety show. Among the finalists, the first, second and third prize-winners, as well as a number of special individual award-winners, will be selected.
  3. The preliminary competition is divided among three venues, the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley and Vancouver Island. The number of participants is not limited.


  • Candidates must be born outside of regions and countries with Chinese as an official or social language.
  • Candidates must be currently studying in a university or college in British Columbia.
  • Candidates must pay a registration fee of $5 (for solo and duet performances) or $10 (for a group of four to twelve vocalists).
  • Candidates must register online before October 21, 2018.