71st Annual Townsville Eisteddfod
Dance
19 Sep 2021 to 25 Sep 2021
(To be confirmed after receipt of Entries and Programming has been finalised)
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ADJUDICATOR: Tracy-Lee McKinney

CHECK FOR CHANGES

Routines, costumes and music selections must be Age appropriate.

1 TIME LIMITS will be strictly adhered to

 Timing starts with the first movement in character, first dance step or when music commences, whichever comes first. Timing finishes with the last note of the music, movement in character or dance movement whichever is the latter.  

NOTE - Tags will be timed. See General Rule 2.

2 SECTION ENTRY
a. Competitors may only enter in one Dance Duo Section.
b. Competitors may only enter one Tap Duo Section.
c. In the case of Duets, Duos, Trios and Quartets, one of the competitors may be under the Age Limit, but may only enter for one Section.
BACK STAGE AREA
One teacher per school only. No parents. Out of town competitors with no available teacher must notify the Committee
a. Once competitors have registered with the backstage marshal they are required to remain backstage until the Section has been adjudicated. except for groups. 2 representatives from each group to remain for adjudication.
     b. See General Rule 6.

PERFORMANCE

a. The same dance must not be performed more than once by the same competitor or Group during the currency of any one Eisteddfod
b. With the exception of Tiny Tots, competitors coached or prompted will receive a written report and a mark, but will not be placed.
c. See General Rule 14
5 BACKING TRACKS Upload to Stardom with USB back-up. See General Rule 5.

CONDITIONS FOR THE USE OF THE CURTAIN  No curtains will be allowed in the following Sections

:

Classical Solos/Tap Solos/Tap Duo/National Solos/Modern Solos including Championships


Curtains will be allowed at the beginning and end, if required, for the following Sections:
Tiny Tots, Demi-Character Solos, Song & Dance Solos, Duos excluding Tap, Trios, Quartets, Groups

 Marshall must be notified prior to the start of the Section regarding requirements for curtains


7. PROPS
Please keep Props to a minimum. See General Rule 8. Please notify the marshal prior to the start of the Section regarding requirements with props.

8. TITLES AND STORIES -not compulsory

a If competitors wish their stories to be read, a typed copy must be handed to the Marshall prior to the commencement of the Section. Maximum 25 words . Typed in block letters in double line spacing
b. Titles only for National Dances


9. REHEARSAL ON STAGE

a. Available for Tiny Tots only (by arrangement with the Eisteddfod Committee).
b. First time competitors may request a familiarisation tour of the stage area (by arrangement with the Committee).
10 DRESSING ROOMS Available for solos & small groups only
Competitors to arrive made-up & costumed, as far as possible.
1 Dressing Room will be allocated per school.
1 teacher per school allowed. No parents. Out of Town competitors with no available teacher must notify the Committee.
Teachers will be responsible for behaviour & ensuring no cross-contamination.

11 VENUE ETIQUETTE  NO barracking, whistling or calling out from the auditorium OR backstage.

DANCE AWARDS

  • Ballet Bursary
  • Tap or Modern Bursary

AWARDS

  • Highest points in any of the following:  

         Tap    Modern Dance     Song and Dance

  • Highest points in any of the following:

         Classical       Demi-Character    National

  • Most promising Male Dancer 
  • Most promising Townsville competitor aged 13 or 14
  • Most promising Townsville competitor aged 12 years & under


ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 7/06/2021 11:59:00 PM (AEST)
Age 18 & Under
301 Dance Trio/Quartet     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 03:30

Any Style.

Donated by Glamour Look Studio

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
302 National Solo     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 03:15

Excluding Scottish & Irish

The Lady Kneipp Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 15 to 18
303 Tap Championship Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 07:00

2 Dance Routines: 1 Slow routine & 1 Quick routine. Time limit of 3:30 per dance. Must compete in appropriate Age Solo.

The Joyce Munroe Trophy

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
304 Tap - Excluding Slow Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 03:15

The Fern Brown Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 & 14
305 Tap - Excluding Slow Solo     Age 13 & 14

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Ann Thurley

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11 & 12
306 Tap - Excluding Slow Solo     Age 11 & 12

Time Limit: 02:30

The Bradfast Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 9 & 10
307 Tap - Excluding Slow Solo     Age 9 & 10

Time Limit: 02:30

Donated by Hellen Bradshaw

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 7 & 8
308 Tap - Excluding Slow Solo     Age 7 & 8

Time Limit: 02:30

Donated by Marcia Chock Man

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 18
309 Tap - Slow Or Waltz Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Derek Nielsen

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11 & 12
310 Tap - Slow Or Waltz Solo     Age 11 & 12

Time Limit: 02:30

Donated by Katrina Sayce

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 18 & Under
311 Tap Duo     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by the Ball Family

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & Under
312 Tap Duo     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by the Dury Family

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 18 & Under
313 Dance Duo     Age 18 & Under

Time Limit: 03:15

Excluding Tap

Donated by Sharon Van Grensven

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14 & Under
314 Dance Duo     Age 14 & Under

Time Limit: 03:15

Excluding Tap

Donated by Stage Appeal

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & Under
315 Dance Duo     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 03:15

Excluding Tap

Donated Richard & Rachael White,Townsville Neurosciences

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10 & Under
316 Dance Duo     Age 10 & Under

Time Limit: 03:15

Excluding Tap

Donated by Sarah Jackson

Entry: $12.501st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 18
317 Song & Dance Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 03:30

Must be 50/50 Content; No backing vocals in song section.

Donated by the Roche Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10 to 12
318 Song & Dance Solo     Age 10 to 12

Time Limit: 03:30

Must be 50/50 Content; No backing vocals in song section.

Donated by Brianna Herlihy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 7 to 9
319 Song & Dance Solo     Age 7 to 9

Time Limit: 03:30

Must be 50/50 Content; No backing vocals in song section.

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 15 to 18
320 Classical Ballet Championship Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 07:00

2 Dances- 1 Classical Solo (pointe) & 1 Demi-character solo; Time Limit 3mins 30 secs each routine; must perform in an aproriate Age Solo.

Donated by Ann Roberts School of Dance Pty.Ltd.

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
Age 16 to 18
321 Classical Ballet Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Roger & Pat Costigan

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
Age 15
322 Classical Ballet Solo     Age 15

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Sarah Fairhall

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14
323 Classical Ballet Solo     Age 14

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by the Bearne Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13
324 Classical Ballet Solo     Age 13

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Alison Tierney

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12
325 Classical (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 12

Time Limit: 02:30

Donated by the Baynes Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11
326 Classical (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 11

Time Limit: 02:30

The Bunny Costigan Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10
327 Classical (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 10

Time Limit: 02:30

Donated by Croft Gilchrist School of Dancing

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 9
328 Classical (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 9

Time Limit: 02:30

Donated by Anne Gilchrist

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 7 & 8
329 Classical (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 7 & 8

Time Limit: 02:30

Donated by Michelle Smith

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 16 to 18
330 Demi-Character Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Mary Tonner

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 15
331 Demi-Character Solo     Age 15

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by First Class Dancewear

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14
332 Demi-Character Solo     Age 14

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Michelle Flynn

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13
333 Demi-Character Solo     Age 13

Time Limit: 03:15

Donated by Lenore Nielsen

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12
334 Demi-Character (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 12

Time Limit: 03:00

Donated by Blair Marin & the Periwinkle Studio

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11
335 Demi-Character (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 11

Time Limit: 03:00

Donated by Solex

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10
336 Demi-Character (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 10

Time Limit: 03:00

Donated by Robyn Gilchrist

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 9
337 Demi-Character (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 9

Time Limit: 03:00

Donated by Fay White

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 7 & 8
338 Demi-Character (Demi-Pointe Only) Solo     Age 7 & 8

Time Limit: 03:00

Donated by I Dance with Kady Brandon

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 15 to 18
339 Modern Dance Championship Solo     Age 15 to 18

Time Limit: 07:00

2 contrasting Dances: 1 Slow Routine & 1 Quick Routine; Time limit 3:30 per Dance; Must compete in appropriate Age Solo.

The Nola Gardner Memorial Trophy donated by the Gardner Family

Entry: $13.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          
Age 16 to 18
340 Modern Dance - Slow Tempo Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

Donated by the Burns Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Trophy          3rd Trophy          
Age 15
341 Modern Dance - Slow Tempo Solo     Age 15

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

The Jane Howden Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14
342 Modern Dance - Slow Tempo Solo     Age 14

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

Donated by Kylie Ball

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13
343 Modern Dance - Slow Tempo Solo     Age 13

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

Donated by Kathleen Booth

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12
344 Modern Dance - Slow Tempo Solo     Age 12

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Michelle Ryan

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11
345 Modern Dance - Slow Tempo Solo     Age 11

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Dentist on Paxton

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10
346 Modern Dance - Slow Tempo Solo     Age 10

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Marg E Laun

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 16 to 18
347 Modern Dance - Up Tempo Solo     Age 16 to 18

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

Donated by Solex

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 15
348 Modern Dance - Up Tempo Solo     Age 15

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

Donated by the Feather Costigan Family

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 14
349 Modern Dance - Up Tempo Solo     Age 14

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

Donated by City Studio Tsv

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13
350 Modern Dance - Up Tempo Solo     Age 13

Time Limit: 03:15

Any Style

Donated by Melissa Feather

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12
351 Modern Dance - Up Tempo Solo     Age 12

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Gold CIty School of Dancing

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 11
352 Modern Dance - Up Tempo Solo     Age 11

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Tegan Crane

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 10
353 Modern Dance - Up Tempo Solo     Age 10

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

The Iona Bauch Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 9
354 Modern Dance Solo     Age 9

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Megan Plath

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 7 & 8
355 Modern Dance Solo     Age 7 & 8

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Dentist on Paxton

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 18
356 Hip Hop Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Manuel Flores

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 12 & Under
357 Hip Hop Solo     Age 12 & Under

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style

Donated by Maddie Crane

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 6
358 Dance Solo     Age 6

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style - Except Scottish Or Irish

Donated by Penny & Deanne O’Donnell

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 5 & Under
359 Tiny Tots Dance Solo     Age 5 & Under

Time Limit: 02:30

Any Style - Except Scottish Or Irish

Donated by Joanne Ross

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
Age 13 to 18
360 Impromptu Dance - Demi-Character Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 02:00

Simple props & music provided by Adjudicator. Single coloured leotard only.

The Meryl Weston Trophy

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC          
361 Impromptu Dance - Modern Solo     Age 13 to 18

Time Limit: 02:00

Music provided by Adjudicator. Single coloured leotard only.

Donated by Stage Appeal

Entry: $8.001st Trophy          2nd Medal          3rd Medal          HC