BENDIGO DANCE EISTEDDFOD 2019, Kangaroo Flat
Classical & Theatrical Dance
29 Jun 2019 to 12 Jul 2019
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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BENDIGO DANCE EISTEDDFOD INC. 

Eisteddfod Rules

1.   EXPECTATIONS

1.1.  The Committee expects behaviour of teachers, competitors and audience to be appropriate to the occasion.
Offenders may be removed from the theatre, and further participation may be denied for this Eisteddfod and
future Eisteddfods.

2.   THE EISTEDDFOD

2.1.  The Bendigo Dance Eisteddfod Inc. holds an APRA licence, and will not be liable for any infringement of copyright.

2.2.  ONE ENTRY: only one entry is allowed from each competitor in each section.

2.3.  MUSIC: A tape / CD player will be provided.

2.4.  PROTESTS: to be made in writing within one hour and must be accompanied by a payment of $20 which will
not be refunded if the protest is deemed to be frivolous.

2.5.  STAGE EFFECTS:  no blackouts, smoke, fog effects, lighted candles, incense, sparklers, live animals
or naked flames permitted.

2.6.  PROPS AND SCENERY:  must be made to stand safely, they must not be attached to the theatre curtain and
they must not damage the stage floor.  Props should be kept to a minimum and all items should be labelled
with the competitors’ school.  All props must be removed from the theatre immediately after the end of the
session, to comply with health and safety requirements.

2.7.  BACKSTAGE: only Committee, music players, teachers and students are allowed backstage or side stage.
Passes / tickets must be visible.

2.8.  Inappropriate lyrics, costumes and / or movements on stage may lead to disqualification.

2.9.  Troupe prize money to be paid to the school four (4) weeks after the eisteddfod.

 

3.   ENTRIES

3.1.  AGE LIMIT: in all sections the age on 1st January in the Year of the Eisteddfod will be accepted as the age of the competitor.

3.2.  ENTRY DATE: entries must be lodged before before 1st May in the Year of the Eisteddfod.

3.3.  NON-ACCEPTANCE: the committee reserves the right to refuse any entry.

3.4.  REFUNDS: competitors are not entitled to any refund of fees.

3.5.  NAMES OF COMPETITORS: no competitor will be allowed to enter in solos, duos or trios unless their name appears on the entry form.

3.6.  MINIMUM/MAXIMUM: the committee may, at its discretion, combine, divide or cancel any section.

3.7.  NUMBER IN TROUPES: Minimum of five (5) competitors in all troupes and fifteen (15) in Concert Item.

3.8.  COMPETITORS IN TROUPES: a list of names of all troupe competitors, who are not entered as soloists, must be submitted with troupe entries.

3.9.  COMPETITORS: appearing in only an Adult Troupe or Concert Item, are NOT entitled to competitors’ passes.

3.10.  NOVICE: a novice is a competitor who, at the time of entry, has not won a 1st, 2nd or 3rd prize, in any solo event, in any age group, for the section they are entering.

3.11.  RESTARTS: a competitor, who commences performing an item and stops, will be allowed to re-start the item for a critique only. Except as follows; if serious interference with, or premature cessation of a performance is caused by a fault of management or equipment, or by an accident beyond anyone’s reasonable control, then that item may be repeated and adjudicated without penalty.

3.12.  ADMINISTRATION FEE: One administration fee per entry family.

 

4.   ADJUDICATORS

4.1.  COMMUNICATION: with the adjudicators, either by competitors, teachers, parents, members of the audience, or relatives, during the eisteddfod is prohibited.

4.2.  PRIZE: the adjudicator has the right to withhold any prize.

4.3.  ASSISTANCE: the committee reserves the right to appoint a co-adjudicator, assistant, or substitute adjudicator when necessary.

 

5.   COMPETITORS OBLIGATIONS

5.1.  Competitors: acknowledge that they compete at their own risk on entering.

5.2.  BOOKING IN: booking in will commence 30 minutes prior to the commencement of the session. Failure to book in prior to your section starting will result in disqualification.

5.3.  MUSIC: to be booked in prior to the commencement of the section. Tape/CD to have one item of music only. Covers are required for all CDs. Competitors must ensure their tapes are cued correctly prior to arrival. Please make sure a back up is on hand.

5.4.  CDs: If the CD is prepared on a home computer, ensure it plays through a normal audio system. Please DO NOT USE RW-CDs (Re-Writeable). These are meant for computers and are sometimes not recognised in sensitive audio equipment.

5.5.  ORDER OF PERFORMANCE: competitors will appear in the order in which they appear in the programme.  They could be disqualified if not present when called to perform.

5.6.  INSURANCE: the committee requires all competitors to be responsible for insuring themselves and to obtain the appropriate licences.

5.7.  REPEATING ITEMS: competitors may not repeat any item.

5.8.  REHEARSAL: no rehearsal or practice is permitted on the stage or in the Foyer during the Eisteddfod.

5.9.  LIMITED COMPETITION: a competitor can only appear once in any one section, except for troupe interchanges, for the same school. Teachers entering two or more groups in a troupe section will be allowed an interchange of two performers. 

5.10.         AGE GROUPS - SOLO COMPETITORS: can only compete in their own age group.

                   - DUOS & TRIOS/TROUPES: must compete in the age group of the eldest performer.

                           Competitors may compete in different age groups with different partners.

5.11.  ALL COMPETITORS: must appear in the correct age sections.  Failure to do so will result in disqualification for the remainder of the Eisteddfod.  The school and the student will not receive those aggregate points.

5.12.  SONG AND DANCE / SONG AND TAP: all vocal work must be performed live by members of the item.  Recorded music must not contain any speaking or singing. In tap sections, other than song and tap, vocals are permitted in the recording.

5.13.  SONG AND DANCE: any dance style may be used, but no tapping allowed.

5.14.  JAZZ: shall include jazz, disco, cabaret and musical comedy (musical theatre) styles.

 

6.   GENERAL ADVICE

6.1.  CAMERAS, TAPE RECORDERS, VIDEO CAMERAS, PAGERS AND MOBILE PHONES: the use of these by members of the audience during the eisteddfod is strictly prohibited. Professionals have been hired by the Bendigo Dance Eisteddfod Inc. for videography.

6.1.1 Unauthorised recording of an item may result in the disqualification of the item.

5.2.  PROMPTING: no prompting is permitted.

5.3.  MEDIC-ALERT: bracelets etc. may be worn during performances. The Stage Manager must be advised beforehand.

5.4.  EMERGENCY: in the event of a medical emergency or accident situation, the Committee reserves the right to call an ambulance. Any cost incurred will be charged to the parent concerned. Ambulance subscription is recommended.

 

7.   THE COMMITTEE

7.1.  THE FINAL DECISION: the decision of the committee in all questions and disputes arising out of, or not provided for by these conditions shall be final.

7.2.  RECORD:  the committee reserves the right to photograph, record, broadcast, or telecast any item of the eisteddfod.

 

8.   ALL ENTRIES ARE RECEIVED SUBJECT TO THESE PROVISOS AND SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT TO ANY APPEAL AT LAW.


CHAMPIONSHIP AND AWARD RULES

 

Tap Championships: All dancers must perform a 4 minute routine, 2 minutes slow and 2 minutes fast consecutively.  To qualify for a Tap Championship section, competitors must perform in the open Tap Solo and one other open theatrical solo prior to the Championship section.


Jazz Championships: All dancers must perform a routine not exceeding 4 minutes. To qualify for a Jazz Championship section, competitors must perform in the open Jazz Solo and one other open theatrical OR classical solo prior to the Championship section. 


Song And Dance Championships: All dancers must perform 2 dances, one a Song and Dance, the other a Song and Tap.  To qualify, competitors must have appeared in the open Song and Tap Solo and the open Song and Dance Solo sections in their age group.

 

Classical Award: All dancers must perform 2 dances, one to be Classical and the other to be Character, Demi-Character or National.  To qualify, competitors must have appeared in the open Classical Ballet solo and one other open classical solo.

 

Modern Championships: All dancers must perform a Neo-Classical OR Contemporary routine not exceeding 3 minutes.

To qualify for a Modern Championship section, competitors must perform in

Either the Open Neo-Classical Solo

OR Open Contemporary Solo

AND one other classical solo section

prior to the Championship section. 

 

SPECIAL SECTIONS RULES

 

Cabaret Entertainer: All dancers must perform 2 dances.  At least one must be a song with dance.  To qualify, competitors must have appeared in two open solo sections.  The Entertainer may come down into the audience. 


Improvise Jazz, Improvise Tap & Improvise Creative Dance: To music supplied by the adjudicator (1½ mins). Plain black leotard or plain black pants and plain black top with no embellishments must be worn. (Creative Dance: any genre in the classical field).


Voice Over: Voice over vocals (not mimed).                                           


In the Year of the Eisteddfod VCE Students: Dance Performance students only. Remade or Own Choreography or prepared work.


Adult Class: Own choice routine. This section may include teachers.


Concert Items: This item will be judged on theatrical and spectacular merit, suitable for family entertainment. Minimum of 15 Competitors. May include teachers and parents of the school. Curtains for this item are the responsibility of the teacher.

 

 

Aggregates and Special Awards

 

1.    Solo aggregate trophies will be awarded to the competitors gaining the highest aggregate points in open solo sections and novice solo sections only.  To be eligible for a trophy a competitor must have a minimum of six (6) points. 

 

2.    Regardless of ties, 5 points will be awarded for 1st, 3 points 2nd, 2 points 3rd, and 1 point for HM. Except for Concert Item will be awarded for 1st 20 points, 2nd 15 points, 3rd 10 points and 5 points for HM.

  

3.    Grand Aggregate Scholarships will be awarded to each competitor gaining the highest aggregate points in classical and theatrical competition, $200 to each and a perpetual trophy.  In the case of a tie, the cash prize will be split equally between the winners.

 

4.     Awards will be presented to the teachers of the schools gaining the highest aggregate points, in solos, duos/trios and troupe sections (including Concert Item).

  

5.    Awards will be presented to Most Promising Dancer theatrical and classical.  These awards are decided by the adjudicator at their discretion.

 

6.    Encouragement Awards will be presented to Theatrical and classical Dancers.  These awards are decided by the adjudicator at their discretion.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

7.   Perpetual trophies recipients are responsible for the cost of engraving the trophy received. Trophies must be returned to the Committee in the same condition they were received at the commencement of the following years’ Eisteddfod.

 

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 1/05/2019 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
UNDER 6
001CLASSICAL GENRE ONLY OWN CHOICE SOLO     UNDER 6

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
002 TAP SOLO     UNDER 6

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
003 SONG & TAP SOLO     UNDER 6

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
004 SONG & DANCE SOLO     UNDER 6

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
005 JAZZ SOLO     UNDER 6

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 8
006OPEN CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     UNDER 8

Sponsored by The Rousch Family

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
007NOVICE CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
008OPEN CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
009NOVICE CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
010OPEN NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
011NOVICE NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
012OPEN NEO-CLASSICAL / CONTEMPORARY SOLO     UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
013NOVICE NEO-CLASSICAL / CONTEMPORARY SOLO     UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
6 AND UNDER 8
014OPEN TAP SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
015NOVICE TAP SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
016OPEN SONG & TAP SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
017NOVICE SONG & TAP SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
018OPEN SONG & DANCE SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
019NOVICE SONG & DANCE SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
020OPEN JAZZ SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
021NOVICE JAZZ SOLO     6 AND UNDER 8

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
8 AND UNDER 10
022OPEN CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
023NOVICE CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
024OPEN NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
025NOVICE NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Sponsored by G & J Video Productions

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
026OPEN CONTEMPORARY SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
027NOVICE CONTEMPORARY SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
028OPEN LYRICAL SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
029NOVICE LYRICAL SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
030OPEN CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
031NOVICE CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
032OPEN NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
033NOVICE NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
034OPEN TAP SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
035NOVICE TAP SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
036OPEN SONG & TAP SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
037NOVICE SONG & TAP SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
038OPEN SONG & DANCE SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
039NOVICE SONG & DANCE SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
040OPEN JAZZ SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
041NOVICE JAZZ SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
042OPEN HIP HOP SOLO     8 AND UNDER 10

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
10 AND UNDER 12
044OPEN CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
045NOVICE CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
046OPEN NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
047NOVICE NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
048OPEN CONTEMPORARY SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
049NOVICE CONTEMPORARY SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
050OPEN LYRICAL SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
051NOVICE LYRICAL SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
052OPEN CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
053NOVICE CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
054OPEN NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
055NOVICE NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
056OPEN TAP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Sponsored by The Crotty Family

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
057NOVICE TAP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
058OPEN SONG & TAP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
059NOVICE SONG & TAP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
060OPEN SONG & DANCE SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Sponsored by Rebecca Mitchell

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
061NOVICE SONG & DANCE SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
062OPEN JAZZ SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
063NOVICE JAZZ SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Sponsored by Kelly Sports

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
064OPEN HIP HOP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
12 AND UNDER 14
066OPEN CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
067NOVICE CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
068OPEN NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
069NOVICE NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
070OPEN CONTEMPORARY SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Sponsored by Twisted Bean Diner. McIvor H'way. Strathdale.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
071NOVICE CONTEMPORARY SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
072OPEN LYRICAL SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
073NOVICE LYRICAL SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
074OPEN CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
075NOVICE CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
076OPEN NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
077NOVICE NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
078OPEN TAP SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Sponsored by Shirley & Anita Turner

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
079NOVICE TAP SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
080OPEN SONG & TAP SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Sponsored by Shirley & Anita Turner

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
081NOVICE SONG & TAP SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
082OPEN SONG & DANCE SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
083NOVICE SONG & DANCE SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
084OPEN JAZZ SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
085NOVICE JAZZ SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
086OPEN HIP HOP SOLO     12 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
14 AND UNDER 16
088OPEN CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
089NOVICE CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
090OPEN NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
091NOVICE NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
092OPEN CONTEMPORARY SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
093NOVICE CONTEMPORARY SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
094OPEN LYRICAL SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
095NOVICE LYRICAL SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
096OPEN CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
097NOVICE CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
098OPEN NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
099NOVICE NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.00
100OPEN TAP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
101NOVICE TAP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
102OPEN SONG & TAP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
103NOVICE SONG & TAP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
104OPEN SONG & DANCE SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
105NOVICE SONG & DANCE SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
106OPEN JAZZ SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Sponsored by Twisted Bean Diner. McIvor H'way. Strathdale.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
107NOVICE JAZZ SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
108OPEN HIP HOP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
16 YEARS AND OVER
110OPEN CLASSICAL BALLET SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
111OPEN NEO-CLASSICAL SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Sponsored by G & J Video Productions

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
112OPEN CONTEMPORARY SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
113OPEN LYRICAL SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
114OPEN CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
115OPEN NATIONAL CHARACTER SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
116OPEN TAP SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Sponsored by The Swanborough Family

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
117OPEN SONG & TAP SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
118OPEN SONG & DANCE SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
119OPEN JAZZ SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Sponsored by John McClean Electrical

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
120OPEN HIP HOP SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
OPEN AGE
121 VCE STUDENTS SOLO     OPEN AGE

Dance performance students only.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 12
122 IMPROVISE CREATIVE DANCE SOLO     UNDER 12

Adjudicator to supply music. Time limit 1.5 minutes.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
123 IMPROVISE TAP DANCE SOLO     UNDER 12

Adjudicator to supply music. Time limit 1.5 minutes.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
124 IMPROVISE JAZZ SOLO     UNDER 12

Adjudicator to supply music. Time limit 1.5 minutes.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
12 YEARS AND OVER
125 IMPROVISE CREATIVE DANCE SOLO     12 YEARS AND OVER

Adjudicator to supply music. Time limit 1.5 minutes.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
126 IMPROVISE TAP SOLO     12 YEARS AND OVER

Adjudicator to supply music. Time limit 1.5 minutes.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
127 IMPROVISE JAZZ SOLO     12 YEARS AND OVER

Adjudicator to supply music. Time limit 1.5 minutes.

Entry: $12.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
10 AND UNDER 12
130 THE COURTNEY KEAST MEMORIAL CLASSICAL AWARD SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

Competitors to perform two dances a) Classical Ballet b) either Character, Demi - Character, or National. To be eligible the competitor must compete in two open classical sections, one must be the Open Classical Ballet solo.

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $50          2nd Trophy + $30          3rd Trophy + $20          HM          
131 MODERN CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 12

All dancers must perform a Neo-Classical OR Contemporary routine not exceeding 3 minutes. To qualify for a Modern Championship section, competitors must perform in either the open Neo-Classical Solo OR open Contemporary Solo and one other open classical solo section prior to the Championship section.

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $50          2nd Trophy + $30          3rd Trophy + $20          HM          
10 AND UNDER 14
132 TAP CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $50          2nd Trophy + $30          3rd Trophy + $20          HM Ribbon          
133 JAZZ CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 14

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $50          2nd Trophy + $30          3rd Trophy + $20          HM Ribbon          
134 SONG & DANCE CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     10 AND UNDER 14

Two items to be performed. a) Song & Tap and b) Song & Dance

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $50          2nd Trophy + $30          3rd Trophy + $20          HM Ribbon          
12 AND UNDER 16
135 CLASSICAL AWARD SOLO     12 AND UNDER 16

Competitors to perform two dances a) Classical Ballet b) either Character, Demi - Character, or National. To be eligible the competitor must compete in two open classical sections, one must be the Open Classical Ballet solo.

Sponsored by Pam Sutton

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $60          2nd Trophy + $35          3rd Trophy + $25          HM Ribbon          
136 MODERN CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     12 AND UNDER 16

All dancers must perform a Neo-Classical OR Contemporary routine not exceeding 3 minutes. To qualify for a Modern Championship section, competitors must perform in either the open Neo-Classical Solo OR open Contemporary Solo and one other open classical solo section prior to the Championship section.

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $60          2nd Trophy + $35          3rd Trophy + $25          HM Ribbon          
14 AND UNDER 16
137 TAP CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Entry: $22.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
138 JAZZ CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Sponsored by Shirley & Anita Turner

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $60          2nd Trophy + $35          3rd Trophy + $25          HM Ribbon          
139 SONG & DANCE CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     14 AND UNDER 16

Two items to be performed. a) Song & Tap and b) Song & Dance

Sponsored by Janine Roberts

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $60          2nd Trophy + $35          3rd Trophy + $25          HM Ribbon          
16 YEARS AND OVER
140 CLASSICAL AWARD SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Competitors to perform two dances a) Classical Ballet b) either Character, Demi - Character, or National. To be eligible the competitor must compete in two open classical sections, one must be the Open Classical Ballet solo.

Sponsored by Bendigo Dance Eisteddfod Committee

Entry: $22.001st Trophy + $80          2nd Trophy + $50          3rd Trophy + $30          HM Ribbon          
141 MODERN CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

All dancers must perform a Neo-Classical OR Contemporary routine not exceeding 3 minutes. To qualify for a Modern Championship section, competitors must perform in either the open Neo-Classical Solo OR open Contemporary Solo and one other open classical solo section prior to the Championship section.

Entry: $22.001st Trophy + $80          2nd Trophy + $50          3rd Trophy + $30          HM Ribbon          
142 TAP CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Sponsored by The Rousch Family

Entry: $22.001st Trophy + $80          2nd Trophy + $50          3rd Trophy + $30          HM Ribbon          
143 JAZZ CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $80          2nd Trophy + $50          3rd Trophy + $30          HM Ribbon          
144 SONG & DANCE CHAMPIONSHIP SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Two items to be performed. a) Song & Tap and b) Song & Dance

Sponsored by Shirley & Anita Turner

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $80          2nd Trophy + $50          3rd Trophy + $30          HM Ribbon          
145 CABARET ENTERTAINER SOLO     16 YEARS AND OVER

Two contrasting items to be performed, one of which is a Song & Dance. Must have competed in two open sections.

Sponsored by Debbie and Dakota Gordois

Entry: $22.001st Perpetual Trophy + $80          2nd Trophy + $50          3rd Trophy + $30          HM Ribbon          
UNDER 8
150 TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 8

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
151 SONG & TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 8

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
152 SONG & DANCE DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 8

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
153 JAZZ DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 8

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 10
154 CLASSICAL BALLET DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
155 NEO-CLASSICAL DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
156 CONTEMPORARY DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
157 LYRICAL DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
158 CHARACTER DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
159 TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
160 SONG & TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
161 SONG & DANCE DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
162 JAZZ DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 10

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 13
163 CLASSICAL BALLET DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
164 NEO-CLASSICAL DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
165 CONTEMPORARY DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
166 LYRICAL DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
167 CHARACTER DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
168 TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
169 SONG & TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
170 SONG & DANCE DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
171 JAZZ DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Sponsored by the Falconer Family

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
172 HIP HOP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 13

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 16
173 CLASSICAL BALLET DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
174 NEO-CLASSICAL DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
175 CONTEMPORARY DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
176 LYRICAL DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
177 CHARACTER DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
178 TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
179 SONG & TAP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
180 SONG & DANCE DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
181 JAZZ DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
182 HIP HOP DUO OR TRIO     UNDER 16

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
OPEN AGE
183 CLASSICAL BALLET DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
184 NEO-CLASSICAL DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
185 CONTEMPORARY DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
186 LYRICAL DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
187 CHARACTER DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
188 TAP DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
189 SONG & TAP DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
190 SONG & DANCE DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
191 JAZZ DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
192 HIP HOP DUO OR TRIO     OPEN AGE

Entry: $8.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 6
200CLASSICAL GENRE ONLY OWN CHOICE TROUPE     UNDER 6

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
201 TAP TROUPE     UNDER 6

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
202 SONG & TAP TROUPE     UNDER 6

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
203 SONG & DANCE TROUPE     UNDER 6

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
204 JAZZ TROUPE     UNDER 6

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 8
205CLASSICAL GENRE ONLY OWN CHOICE TROUPE     UNDER 8

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
206 TAP TROUPE     UNDER 8

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
207 SONG & TAP TROUPE     UNDER 8

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
208 SONG & DANCE TROUPE     UNDER 8

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
209 JAZZ TROUPE     UNDER 8

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 10
210 CLASSICAL BALLET TROUPE     UNDER 10

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
211 CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER TROUPE     UNDER 10

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
213 NEO-CLASSICAL / CONTEMPORARY TROUPE     UNDER 10

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
214 TAP TROUPE     UNDER 10

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
215 SONG & TAP TROUPE     UNDER 10

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
216 SONG & DANCE TROUPE     UNDER 10

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
217 JAZZ TROUPE     UNDER 10

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
218 VOICE OVER TROUPE     UNDER 10

Voices over vocals, not mimed.

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 13
219 CLASSICAL BALLET TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
220 NEO-CLASSICAL TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
221 CONTEMPORARY TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
222 LYRICAL TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
223 CHARACTER / DEMI-CHARACTER TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
224 NATIONAL CHARACTER TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
225 TAP TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
226 SONG & TAP TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
227 SONG & DANCE TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
228 JAZZ TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
229 VOICE OVER TROUPE     UNDER 13

Voices over vocals, not mimed.

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
230 HIP HOP TROUPE     UNDER 13

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
UNDER 17
231 CLASSICAL BALLET TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
232 NEO-CLASSICAL TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
233 CONTEMPORARY TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
234 LYRICAL TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
235 CHARACTER TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
236 NATIONAL CHARACTER TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
238 TAP TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
239 SONG & TAP TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
240 SONG & DANCE TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
241 JAZZ TROUPE     UNDER 17

Sponsored by The Swandale Family

Entry: $17.001st Perpetual Trophy          2nd          3rd          HM          
242 VOICE OVER TROUPE     UNDER 17

Voices over vocals, not mimed.

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
243 HIP HOP TROUPE     UNDER 17

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
OPEN AGE
244 CLASSICAL BALLET TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
245 NEO-CLASSICAL TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
246 CONTEMPORARY TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
247 LYRICAL TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
248 CHARACTER TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
249 NATIONAL CHARACTER TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
250 SPIRITUAL TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
251 TAP TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Sponsored by The Crotty Family - In memory of the late Bill Crotty

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
252 SONG & TAP TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
253 SONG & DANCE TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
254 JAZZ TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
255 VOICE OVER TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Voices over vocals, not mimed.

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
256 HIP HOP TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Sponsored by Twisted Bean Diner. McIvor H'way. Strathdale.

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
257 ADULT CLASS TROUPE     OPEN AGE

Entry: $17.001st          2nd          3rd          HM          
258 CONCERT ITEM .     OPEN AGE

This item will be judged on theatrical and spectacular merit, suitable for family entertainment. Minimum of 15 Competitors. May include teachers and parents of the school. Curtains for this item are the responsibility of the teacher.

Sponsored by Nicholas Falconer

Entry: $40.001st $100          2nd $60          3rd $40          HM