24th Canberra Dance Festival 2017
Duo / Trio
09 Jun 2017 to 12 Jun 2017
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)

Duos/Trios

Age

  • Age is at the first day of competition 3 June 2016.
  • Duos/Trios must dance at age of eldest competitor.

Category

  • Duos/Trios - an individual dancer may dance a maximum of two times but with different partners in each section.
  • Duos/Trios must enter at the age of the eldest competitor. Entries will not be accepted without names of each participant.

Time limits

  • Duos / Trios - 3 minutes
  • Song and dance - 3.5 minutes 

Competitors

  • Competitors are permitted to compete up one age group in solos and duos but may not repeat routines (except in scholarships).
  • Competitors must appear at the time scheduled. Failure to attend at the time of competition will forfeit right to compete and entry fee.
  • If less than three competitors arrive for a scheduled section they will be allowed to dance, however, in restricted sections a first prize may not be awarded.
  • No repeat of items allowed. A change of costume and/or music does not constitute a change of routine. Competitors who disregard this rule will be disqualified from the section.
  • Competition is for amateurs only. Amateur is defined as being a person who does not earn the major portion of their income from the exercise of their talents.
  • Dancers compete in all sections entirely at their own risk. No responsibility will be taken for any accident, injury or lost property. This includes all people present at the Festival as well as competitors.
  • All performance content and costumes are suitable for family entertainment.
  • Attendees will show decorum, extending respect and courtesy to all performers and staff. Anyone failing to observe these standards will be disqualified and removed from all future CDF Invitation lists.
  • No rehearsing in the foyer, hallways or on the stage at anytime.
  • Dancing en pointe is not permitted for competitor’s aged 10 and under. Competitors older who choose to dance en pointe will be expected to have the ability to do so. The adjudicator may at any stage in the dance ring the bell and ask the dancer/s to change their shoes and perform at the end of the section.
  • No parents are to remain back-stage except to put on props. Parents must leave backstage once the child has finished.

Music

  • Official CD player with operator will be available and must be used by all competitors.
  • Only one dance/song per CD.
  • All CD’s must show copyright licence numbers.
  • CD’S are to be clearly labeled with Name, section number and competitor number.
  • Music is to be registered backstage before the start of each session.
  • No vocals permitted on CD’s for the singing section of Song and Dance and Production Group routines. Vocals are permitted for the dance section of Song and Dance and Production Group routines only.
  • No vocals permitted on CD’s for Classical or Demi-Character sections.
  • No background tapping allowed for any tap sections.
  • Always have a back-up CD.
  • It is the competitor’s responsibility to collect their CD after each section.

Classical Weekend

Friday 3 June to Sunday 5 June 2016
  • Duo/Trios: (Ballet, Demi/National Character, Modern, Lyrical, Contemporary) 

Theatrical Weekend

Friday 10 June to Monday 13 June 2016
  • Duo/Trios: (Jazz/Musical Comedy, Tap, Song and Dance, Hip Hop)

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 30/04/2017 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
110 Jazz / Musical Theatre Duo / Trio     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
111 Jazz / Musical Theatre Duo / Trio     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
112 Jazz / Musical Theatre Duo / Trio     13 Years & Over

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
113 Tap Duo / Trio     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
114 Tap Duo / Trio     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
115 Tap Duo / Trio     13 Years & Over

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
116 Song and Dance Duo / Trio     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
117 Song and Dance Duo / Trio     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
118 Song and Dance Duo / Trio     13 Years & Over

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
125 Hip Hop Duo / Trio     10 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
126 Hip Hop Duo / Trio     12 Years & Under

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon          
127 Hip Hop Duo / Trio     13 Years & Over

Time Limit: 03:00

Entry Fee is Per Competitor.

Entry: $12.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          4th Ribbon          5th Ribbon          HC Ribbon