Rules and Regulations
2023-2024 Rules and Regulations
Age is determined by the contestant’s age on August 1st. For Duets/Trios/groups please calculate the average age.
e.g. 6 year old and 12 year old duet, average age = 9, they would be in the 7 – 9 years.
6 and under
7 – 9 years
10 – 12 years
13 – 15 years
16 – 19 years
Teachers’ category, with separate Awards and Prizes! A Teacher is any person who choreographs and conducts class that is over age 19. Teachers cannot compete in student categories.
If a question should arise concerning the age of a contestant, proof of age by birth certificate must be provided.
Levels (Teachers discretion)
Novice – Dance competitively for less than two years takes minimal classes. We expect to see these dancers still working on basic skills and Techniques.
Intermediate – Dance competitively for 2-4 years and takes a moderate level of classes. These dancers are starting to master harder skills and are obtaining an improved understanding of genre, musicality, and technique.
Advanced – Dance competitively for 5 years plus and take a high number of classes per week. We expect these dancers to have a high skill level and a sound understanding of the genre and technical elements performed.
Time limit for solos/duets/trios is 3 minutes. Group time limit is 3 minutes and 30 seconds. Lines/Production time limit is 6 minutes. Music running over these time limits will be charged at $15 per 30 seconds.
Hip – Hop
Solo = 1 Dancer, Duet/Trio = 2-3 Dancers, Small Group = 4 – 9 Dancers, Large Group = 10 – 19 dancers, Line = 20 + Dancers
Any questions need to be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org
High Gold: 276-287
FULL OUT PRECISION: 294-300
No Refunds will be issued for any reason.
Payment may be by Cashier’s Check, Money Order, Zelle, Venmo or Credit Card (will incur a 3.5% fee). Personal or Studio Checks accepted no later than 14 days before the event.
Submissions will NOT qualify or be recognized as an “entry” until PAID IN FULL by verified funds and ALL necessary information is provided including: Full Names of all Contestants, (First & Last), Contestant Birthdays, to include (Month, Day & Year), Category, Division and Routine Title.
For Live events we do not share pricing with anyone else but the studio owner and office staff. If a dancer is registering as an independent we will share financial information with them to get them registered. Virtual events are always $30 per routine and prices are open to the public.
SPECIALTY DIVISIONS – Improv contest, Photogenic, Action Shot and Costume must all be registered and paid for in advance by e-mailing email@example.com. We will not accept any on the day registrations. Space is limited. Cost is $35 per entry.
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