Shannagh Halewood

Christchurch Jazz and pop singer, musical theatre actress

Shannagh is a young and eager third year jazz vocals student at Ara Music Arts looking to pave her way in the Christchurch music and theatre scene. Performing in MUSOC's Jesus Christ Superstar in early 2016, she is hungry to expand her career into more than just theatre work. Shannagh has begun teaching vocals at Clevetown Studios, and is enjoying the experience.

Shannagh Halewood

Christchurch Jazz and pop singer, musical theatre actress

Shannagh moved to Christchurch from the UK in 2008, and has loved the atmosphere that Christchurch has to offer. Being a music and drama student at high school, Shannagh decided that studying at Ara’s Music Arts programme was a good step towards a career in the arts. She is now an eager third year jazz vocalist, expanding her horizons into musical theatre as well with her third year project centring around the relationship between jazz and musical theatre. She has begun teaching vocals at Clevetown Studios and enjoys the experience immensly. Shannagh is looking forward to creating original music in the future, and stepping into the musical theatre world after appearing in MUSOC’s Jesus Christ Superstar in early 2016.