Regulation

(forms to download are at the bottom of the page)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 15

In light of the many applications you submitted and considering the difficult economic period for families, we have decided to reduce the registration fees . Those who have already made the payment have the possibility to accumulate a credit to register other choreographies, or request a refund of the amount paid in excess, compared to the updated rates.

 

Part of the proceeds will be donated to the Down Dance Association - Elias Lafuente Company

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Art. 1: DESCRIPTION

The contest is open to dancers of all ages, nationality and styles. It will take place in the Auditorium of the Sanchinarro Cultural Center (Madrid). The Theater has a 7 x 12 meter stage. The public will be able to attend the performances, buying the ticket in advance, Spectator tickets, due to the COVID emergency, can only be purchased in advance. The cost is € 5 and will be valid for the block of interest (Under, Junior or Senior). The purchase must be made, cumulatively, only through the address of the dance school of belonging. On the day of the competition it will NOT be possible to purchase tickets.  

 

Art.2: SECTION AND CATEGORIES

 

Repertoire pieces will also be allowed in all categories. The same people / groups may not dance more than 2 times in the same category.

Contest styles:

  • Classical Dance: Soloists / Group

  • Contemporary: Soloists / Group

  • Fusion Dance (Modern, Funky, Hip-Hop, Jazz and all styles): Group

  • Spanish Dance: Soloists / Group (this category includes all the modalities of Spanish Dance: Escuela Bolera, Stylized Dance, Flamenco and Folklore with recorded music. It is possible to perform with the musicians only in the pre-pro category and the musicians must be registered as the dancers)

Competition categories (the organization reserves the right to modify the categories to guarantee the spirit of competition and spectacle).

                                 

Soloists and Duos: maximum duration of the choreography: 3 minutes

Under (born between 2010 and 2013)

Junior (born between 2006 and 2009)               

Senior (born between 2005 or before)

Pre-Pro (only for Spanish Dance - born in 2000 or earlier)

Groups:  (minimum 3 people) maximum duration of the choreography: 4 minutes 

Baby  (born between 2014 and 2015)

Under (born between 2010 and 2013)

Junior (born between 2006 and 2009)               

Senior (born in 2005 or before)

Pre-Pro (only for Spanish Dance - born in 2000 or earlier)

(For the groups there is a tolerance of 20% of older dancers. Differently, the group will be placed in the oldest category).

Art.3: JURY AND AWARDS:

 

The jury will be made up of international personalities from the world of Dance, which will be published in  our website. The judges will determine the category rankings that are given exclusively on a mathematical basis. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of each category, international scholarships and other gadgets. The jury reserves the right not to award some prizes if the vote is less than 60/100.  Soloists will receive medals, while groups will receive metal plaques. In addition to the category prizes, important scholarships and registrations will be awarded to the following events, competitions and intensive courses:

LIVORNO IN DANZA, international competition in Italy - March 6, 2022

VALENCIA DANZA, international competition - April 9 and 10, 2022

VERIA DANCE, international competition in Greece - March 27 and 28, 2022

PICCOLI TALENTI, contest in Italy - May 1, 2022

AREADANZA SUMMER INTENSIVE, intensive course in Italy - July 2022

DANZANDO CONTEST, edition 2022

and much more...

 

Art. 4: REGISTRATION, DEADLINES AND NECESSARY DOCUMENTS

 

To participate, applicants must make a pre-registration by sending an email to contestdanzando@aol.com immediately afterwards the organization will reply communicating the availability of places together with the instructions to complete the registration before November 15, 2021 .

 

Following the numerous requests that you sent and taking into account the difficult economic period for the families,  we have decided to reduce the registration fees . Those who have already made the payment have the possibility to accumulate a credit to register other choreographies, or request a refund of the amount paid in excess, compared to the updated rates.

 

Fee:

Contest "Dancing 2021":

  • Soloist: € 35 (in the event that the  The same dancer participates with more than one piece as a soloist, the following will cost € 20 each)

  • Duet: € 45

  • Group (from 3 people and more) € 15 per person.

  • Master classes: € 10 each class.

Payment must be made in a single payment, on behalf of the school / group and, in the reason for payment, specify “NAME OF THE SCHOOL - DANZANDO 2021”. The bank codes are Bic / Swift: CAIXESBBXXX - Iban: ES87 0133 4493 3642 0000 0759, Banco de la Caixa on behalf of Asociacion Danzar en Valencia. Once paid, it will not be possible to refund the registration.

Documents (by email - contestdanzando @ aol .com ):

  • DOC 1 - one time for each school

  • DOC 2 - one form for each choreography

  • MUSIC (only in MP3 format. If the music does not fit in an e-mail, use www.wetransfer.com . It is very important to re-nominate the audio file with the name of the school and the choreography title).

  • Payment receipt

Deadlines: all documentation must necessarily be sent before November 15, 2021 .

 

Art. 5: DEVELOPMENT OF THE CONTEST.

IMPORTANT: Due to the emergency of the Covid and the measures for its containment, the competition is divided into 3 different phases: Baby and Under, Junior and Senior. In each block, access to the theater will be granted only to those who dance in that same phase (for example, in the Under phase, Juniors and Seniors cannot enter) and to the public with a ticket. At the end of each phase, the theater will be completely free of the artists and the public, for their disinfection (approximately 1 hour). At the end, the next category will begin, and dancers from that category and the public with a ticket will be able to enter.

Each contestant (soloist or group) must carry a USB with the music of the contest, which will be used in the event that the music sent is missing.

To guarantee the same evaluation criteria in all choreographies, the lighting will consist of white lights, pre-contest rehearsals will not be allowed. It will not be possible to go on stage with materials, objects or substances that could damage or make the floor slippery.

Art. 6: AUTHORIZATION AND EXEMPTION OF LIABILITY:

By completing the registration form, the participant of the event "Danzando 2021", (master classes, Contest, etc ..) exempts the organizers of the event in reference to personal belongings; conflicts with third parties; that each participant is in good physical condition to practice Dance; that underage participants have the authorization of their legal guardians; and that the organizers have full authorization to freely use the images collected during the activity; as long as the event participants authorize us.

 

Art. 7: PHOTOS AND VIDEOS.

 

No photos or videos are authorized. They will be professionals who will immediately sell photos and videos.

 

Art. 8: CONCLUSION.

 

The organization reserves the right to modify the event, or part of it, for unforeseen reasons, at any time: schedules, prizes, articles, categories, sections, place and activities. Such information will be notified in advance.

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