THE  BALLET REPERTOIRE COMPETITION

THE CONTEMPORARY DANCE AWARDS - new in 2020!

The THEATRE DANCE ASSOCIATION is committed to contributing to the

general development of vocational dance; to supporting any

opportunity to invest in the future of young dancers.

First launched in 2017, THE BALLET REPERTOIRE COMPETITION provides an elevated platform for young aspiring dancers to gain more experience in the Repertoire field before they compete at an International level.

And now, Contemporary dancers must also be given a positive and supportive platform to unleash their creativity and passion is evident; to help them achieve their goals and to compete in an amazing theatre experience….introducing for the first time in South Africa, THE CONTEMPORARY DANCE AWARDS!


Our vision is to empower and inspire young dancers in all dance disciplines by nurturing their skills, confidence, and talent in a safe and encouraging environment that is professionally handled to give them a real experience,  to gain valuable performance experience, to compete against other dancers from around South Africa in a beautiful theatre on a professional full-size stage, with a  fantastic auditorium for spectators.

 

Introducing the BALLET REPERTOIRE COMPETITION - AND NEW IN 2020 - THE CONTEMPORARY DANCE AWARDS.

The Ballet Repertoire & Contemporary Dance Awards Brochure

Compulsory Forms 

2020 DATES:

 

BALLET REPERTOIRE COMPETITION

Saturday, 13th June 2020

CONTEMPORARY DANCE AWARDS

Sunday, 14th June 2020

 

Closing Date for Entries: 1st June 2020

 

Venue: Artscape Theatre

Requirements:

BALLET REPERTOIRE COMPETITION

1 Repertoire Solo of choice

1 Contemporary solo of choice

 

Length of each piece

Repertoire – piece chosen will dictate length

Contemporary – 4 minutes maximum

CONTEMPORARY DANCE AWARDS

2 Performance pieces

1) Contemporary Solo of Choice

2) Own Choice Solo

Lyrical, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Modern, Character

Length of each piece

4 minutes maximum

 

Dress code

Repertoire – in keeping with the piece chosen

Contemporary – own choice

 

Age categories

12 - 15 Yrs

16+  Over

Age of candidate is taken on the day of the competition

 

3 Judges

To be announced

Entry Fees

R 200 registration Fee &

R 1000 per candidate

(R250 Teachers Registration Fee)

AWARDS (2020)

 

BALLET REPERTOIRE COMPETITION

  REPERTOIRE 16 + over

Winner R 10 000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

 

REPERTOIRE 12 - 15 Yrs

Winner R 10 000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

 

CONTEMPORARY 16 + over

Winner R 7000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

 

CONTEMPORARY 12 - 15 Yrs

Winner R 5000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

CONTEMPORARY DANCE AWARDS

  

CONTEMPORARY 16 + over

Winner R 10 000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

 

CONTEMPORARY 12 - 15 Yrs

Winner R 8000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

 

OWN CHOICE 16 + over

Winner R 7000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

 

OWN CHOICE 12 - 15 Yrs

Winner R 5000

1st runner up R 2000

2nd runner up R 1000

 

 

 
2019 Ballet Repertoire Winners

JUNIOR WINNER

Lize Mentz

Junior Contemporary WINNER

Nevin Jacobs

SENIOR WINNER

Mia Neethling

Senior Contemporary WINNER

Kiara Kleiner

Registration will open on the 31st of May 2020

 

Entries will be processed by way of the TDA's NEW ONLINE Registration System.

Further information on the competition is in the brochure above, simply download it or email theatredanceassocation@gmail.com for any queries.

Online Registration Instructions

Please download/print the following step-by-step guide on how the Online

Registration system works prior to setting up your studio account online.

 

 

Once you have read through the above guide, simply

click on the link below, create your studio profile and start adding your entries!

http://thetda.dancecompgenie.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This site contains the planning of the Ballet Repertoire Competition

for the year 2020. Where required by circumstance, the organisers reserve the right to make all and any amendments.

Such amendments, as well as any further arrangements of concern,

will be notified to all concerned immediately.

Email: theatredanceassociation@gmail.com

Tel Office: (021) 761 7547

Cell: 083 2707 883

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