Dance

Tentative Dates: Solos, Duos/Trios: Sundays July 21st & 28th, and August 4th & 11th.
Troupes: Sunday, August 25th, (Saturday, August 24th only if needed).
Schools: August 20-22nd

Adjudicator: TBA

Any enquiries regarding Dance sections please contact Mrs. Peta Gray at [email protected]

Dance Entry Form

Entries Close 1st June 2019

*Important reminder: Please use a separate entry form for each category. Check Entry Information below before submitting.

Prizes

Dance Encouragement Awards
Awarded by the adjudicator to any dance competitor 14 years and under -$50.00,   15 years and over -$50.00

Most Promising Classical Dancer
$100.00 prize donated by Yvonne Foster.

Philomena Kerrigan Memorial Award
$50.00 prize to most promising dancer Modern/Contemporary 12 years/ under.
Sponsored by Accent On Dance.

Explanations

  • Contemporary: style of dance with more abstract movements whereby the dancer communicates a message, idea or feeling to the audience.
  • Modern Expressive: style of dance which is more conventional. The dancer performs an emotional piece sometimes called “Lyrical”.
  • Time Limits: Unless otherwise specified time limits are: Solo/Duos maximum 3 minutes. Troupes maximum 5 minutes.
  • Competitors will not be penalised if they perform less than the maximum time.
  • CDs should be clearly marked with contestant’s/owner’s CDs only are to be handed to music table before commencement of the section. One item per CD.
  • Entrants are advised to have a backup CD available at the event. CD’s should be tested by the competitor on a CD player (rather than a computer) prior to bringing it to the eisteddfod.
  • No other media device will be accepted.
  • One dance only to be performed.
  • A competitor may not perform the same dance in more than one section.
  • SPECIAL RESTRICTED. This means any competitor who has never won a 1st, 2nd or 3rd prize at any eisteddfod, dance festival or other competition anywhere at any age before the closing date of June 1. Clarification may be required.
  • RESTRICTED. This means any competitor who has never won a 1st prize in any eisteddfod, dance festival or other competition anywhere at that age before the closing date of June 1.
  • Entries cannot be accepted with requests for particular dates. These entries will be returned.

Dance Championships

One dance only. No repeats of a dance already performed are allowed.
11 Years and Under – 1st $60, 2nd $30
12 Years and Over – 1st $100, 2nd $50

To qualify for a Championship the competitor must perform in two Open sections in the same genre as follows:

  • Classical Championship – Classical,  Demi Character
  • Jazz/Musical Theatre Championship – Jazz,  Musical Theatre.
  • Tap Championship – Fast, Slow and Waltz.
  • Contemporary/Modern Expressive Championship – Contemporary, Modern Expressive.
  • Song and Dance Championship – Song & Soft Shoe and Song and Tap.

11 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $13.00

D500Classical
D501Jazz/Musical Theatre
D502Tap
D503Song and Dance
D504Contemporary/Modern Expressive

12 Years and Over

Entry Fee: $13.00

D505Classical
D506Jazz/Musical Theatre
D507Tap
D508Song and Dance
D509Contemporary/Modern Expressive

6 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D510Babies Restricted (any style)
D511Babies Open Solo (any style)

8 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D512Special Restricted (any style)
D513.1Classical Open
D513.2Classical Restricted
D514.1Demi-character Open
D514.2Demi-character Restricted
D515.1Jazz Restricted
D515.2Jazz Open
D516Musical Theatre
D517Jazz Improvisation
D518.1Contemporary Open
D518.2Contemporary Restricted
D519.1Modern Expressive Open
D519.2Modern Expressive Restricted
D520.1Song and Dance Soft Shoe Open
D520.2Song and Dance Soft Shoe Restricted
D521.1Song and Dance Tap Open
D521.2Song and Dance Tap Restricted
D522.1Slow Tap (4-4) Open
D522.2Slow Tap (4-4) Restricted
D523.1Fast Tap (4-4) Open
D523.2Fast Tap (4-4) Restricted
D524.1Tap - Waltz Open
D524.2Tap - Waltz Restricted
D525Hip Hop/Funk

10 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D526Special Restricted (any style)
D527.1Classical Open
D527.1Classical Restricted
D528.1Demi-character Open
D528.2Demi-character Restricted
D529.1Jazz Open
D529.2Jazz Restricted
D530Musical Theatre
D531Jazz Improvisation
D532.1Contemporary Open
D532.2Contemporary Restricted
D533.1Modern Expressive Open
D533.2Modern Expressive Restricted
D534.1Song and Dance Soft Shoe Open
D534.2Song and Dance Soft Shoe Restricted
D535.1Song and Dance Tap Open
D535.2Song and Dance Tap Restricted
D536.1Slow Tap (4-4) Open
D536.2Slow Tap (4-4) Restricted
D537.1Fast Tap (4-4) Open
D537.2Fast Tap (4-4) Restricted
D538.1Tap Waltz Open
D538.2Tap Waltz Restricted
D539Hip Hop/Funk

12 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D540Special Restricted (any style)
D541.1Classical Open
D541.2Classical Restricted
D542.1Demi-character Open
D542.2Demi-character Restricted
D543.1Jazz Open
D543.2Jazz Restricted
D544Musical Theatre
D545Jazz Improvisation
D546.1Contemporary Open
D546.2Contemporary Restricted
D547.1Modern Expressive Open
D547.2Modern Expressive Restricted
D548.1Song and Dance Soft Shoe Open
D548.2Song and Dance Soft Shoe Restricted
D549.1Song and Dance Tap Open
D549.2Song and Dance Tap Restricted
D550.1Slow Tap (4-4) Open
D550.2Slow Tap (4-4) Restricted
D551.1Fast Tap (4-4) Open
D551.2Fast Tap (4-4) Restricted
D552.1Waltz Tap Open
D552.2Waltz Tap Restricted
D553Hip Hop / Funk

14 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D554Special Restricted (any style)
D555.1Classical Open
D555.2Classical Restricted
D556.1Demi-character Open
D556.2Demi-character Restricted
D557.1Jazz Open
D557.2Jazz Restricted
D558Musical Theatre
D559Jazz Improvisation
D560.1Contemporary Open
D560.2Contemporary Restricted
D561.1Modern Expressive Open
D561.2Modern Expressive Restricted
D562.1Song and Dance Soft Shoe Open
D562.2Song and Dance Soft Shoe Restricted
D563.1Song and Dance Tap Open
D563.2Song and Dance Tap Restricted
D564.1Slow Tap (4-4) Open
D564.2Slow Tap (4-4) Restricted
D565.1Fast Tap (4-4) Open
D565.2Fast Tap (4-4) Restricted
D566.1Waltz Tap Open
D566.2Waltz Tap Restricted
D567Hip Hop/ Funk

15 Years and over

Entry Fee: $10.00

D568Special Restricted (any style)
D569.1Classical Open
D569.2Classical Restricted
D570.1Demi-character Open
D570.2Demi-character Restricted
D571.1Jazz Open
D571.1Jazz Restricted
D572Musical Theatre
D573Jazz Improvisation
D574.1Contemporary Open
D574.2Contemporary Restricted
D575.1Modern Expressive Open
D575.2Modern Expressive Restricted
D576.1Song and Dance Soft Shoe Open
D576.2Song and Dance Soft Shoe Restricted
D577.1Song and Dance Tap Open
D577.2Song and Dance Tap Restricted
D578.1Slow Tap (4-4) Open
D578.2Slow Tap (4-4) Restricted
D579.1Fast Tap (4-4) Open
D579.2Fast Tap (4-4) Restricted
D580.1Waltz Tap Open
D580.2Waltz Tap Restricted
D581Hip Hop/Funk

Dancer with Special Needs

(See rule 17)

8 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D582Any style

12 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D583Any style

13 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $8.00

D584Any style

Dance Duos & Trios

8 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $12.00

D585Classical
D586Jazz / Musical Theatre /Hip Hop/Funk
D587Tap
D588Contemporary/ Modern Expressive

10 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $12.00

D589Classical
D590Jazz / Musical Theatre /Hip Hop/Funk
D591Tap
D592Contemporary/ Modern Expressive

12 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $12.00

D593Classical
D594Jazz / Musical Theatre /Hip Hop/Funk
D595Tap
D596Contemporary/ Modern Expressive

14 Years and Under

Entry Fee: $12.00

D597Classical
D598Jazz / Musical Theatre /Hip Hop/Funk
D599Tap
D600Contemporary/ Modern Expressive

15 Years and Over

Entry Fee: $12.00

D601Classical
D602Jazz / Musical Theatre /Hip Hop/Funk
D603Tap
D604Contemporary / Modern Expression