Competition Sections

CHAMPIONSHIP SECTIONS


Championship Sections - Championship


1. THE VALERIE HESTON TAP CHAMPIONSHIP - 14 YEARS & UNDER

2. THE RON JENKINS TAP CHAMPIONSHIP - 16 YEARS & UNDER

3. THE NOREEN MEADE TAP CHAMPIONSHIP - OPEN AGE

4. BORN TO PERFORM PETITE CLASSICAL CHAMPIONSHIP - 12 YEARS & UNDER - OPEN
Must be an Open competitor to enter
5. BORN TO PERFORM PETITE CLASSICAL CHAMPIONSHIP - 12 YEARS & UNDER - OPEN
Must be an Open competitor to enter
6. MARILYN FISHER MULTI-GENRE CHAMPIONSHIP - 14 YEARS & UNDER
NEW FOR 2019: Competitor will dance once dance in their chosen genre. Must be an Open Dancer and cannot repeat any routine.
7. THE HELEN MACKAY JNR CLASSICAL CHAMPIONSHIP - 14 YEARS & UNDER
Competitors must appear in one other Classical Solo Section in their own age group, but must not repeat the dance of the other section.
8. THE GAIL MEADE SNR CLASSICAL CHAMPIONSHIP - 15 YEARS & OVER TO OPEN AGE
Competitor must appear in one other Classical Solo Section in their own age group, but must not repeat the dance of the other section.
9. THE GAIL MEADE SNR CLASSICAL CHAMPIONSHIP - 15 YEARS & OVER TO OPEN AGE
Competitor must appear in one other Classical Solo Section in their own age group, but must not repeat the dance of the other section.
10. THE NORMA ATKINSON OPEN AGE MODERN CHAMPIONSHIP - OPEN AGE
Competitors may not dance in the Open Modern Section as well.
11. THE BETTY TILLEY JUNIOR CSTD CUP - 15 YEARS & UNDER
Competitors must enter and dance 2 other solo sections with the current competition.
12. THE BETTY TILLEY JUNIOR CSTD CUP - 15 YEARS & UNDER
Competitors must enter and dance 2 other solo sections with the current competition.
13. THE BETTY TILLEY SENIOR CSTD CUP - 16 YEARS & OVER
Competitors must enter and dance in 2 other solo sections within the current competition.
14. THE BETTY TILLEY SENIOR CSTD CUP - 16 YEARS & OVER
Competitors must enter and dance in 2 other solo sections within the current competition.

SOLO SECTIONS

**NOVICE:** All competitors who have not been awarded a 1st, 2nd or 3rd placing in any festival or competition - any city or country. **OPEN:** Section commences from 8 years to Open Age. **PLEASE NOTE:** Contemporary is not open to 12 years & Under in Multi-Genre. Refer to rules for description of genres.

4 years & under - SOLO


1. 4 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ SOLO


5 years - SOLO


1. 5 YEARS JAZZ SOLO


6 years - SOLO


1. 6 YEARS JAZZ SOLO


7 years - SOLO


1. 7 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - SECTION 1

2. 7 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - SECTION 2

3. 7 YEARS & UNDER TAP SOLO


8 years - SOLO


1. 8 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 8 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 8 YEARS TAP SOLO - UNCLASSIFIED

4. 8 YEARS CLASSICAL SOLO - NOVICE

5. 8 YEARS & UNDER MULTI GENRE - UNCLASSIFIED


9 years - SOLO


1. 9 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 9 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 9 YEARS TAP SOLO - UNCLASSIFIED

4. 9 YEARS MULTI-GENRE - NOVICE - SECTION 1

5. 9 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - NOVICE - SECTION 2


10 years & under - SOLO


1. 10 YEARS & UNDER CLASSICAL SOLO - NOVICE

2. 10 YEARS & UNDER CLASSICAL SOLO - OPEN

3. 10 YEARS & UNDER TAP SOLO - OPEN

4. 10 YEARS & UNDER MULTI GENRE - OPEN - SECTION 1 AND SECTION 2 COMBINED


10 years - SOLO


1. 10 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 10 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 10 YEARS TAP SOLO - NOVICE

4. 10 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - NOVICE


11 years - SOLO


1. 11 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 11 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 11 YEARS TAP SOLO - OPEN

4. 11 YEARS MULTI-GENRE - NOVICE

5. 11 YEARS MULTI-GENRE - OPEN


12 years & under - SOLO


1. 12 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ / TAP / ACRO / LYRICAL - PETITE 1 MIN DANCE CHALLENGE - OPEN

2. 12 YEARS & UNDER CLASSICAL SOLO - UNCLASSIFIED

3. 12 YEARS & UNDER TAP SOLO - NOVICE


12 years - SOLO


1. 12 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 12 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 12 YEARS TAP SOLO - OPEN

4. 12 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - NOVICE

5. 12 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - OPEN


13 years - SOLO


1. 13 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 13 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 13 YEARS TAP SOLO - OPEN

4. 13 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - NOVICE

5. 13 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - OPEN


14 years & under - SOLO


1. 14 YEARS & UNDER CLASSICAL SOLO - UNCLASSIFIED

2. 14 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ / TAP / ACRO / LYRICAL - JUNIOR 1 MIN DANCE CHALLENGE - OPEN


14 years - SOLO


1. 14 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 14 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 14 YEARS TAP SOLO - OPEN

4. 14 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - NOVICE

5. 14 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - OPEN


14 years & under - SOLO - DELETE



15 years - SOLO


1. 15 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. 15 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

3. 15 YEARS & UNDER TAP SOLO - NOVICE

4. 15 YEARS TAP SOLO - OPEN

5. 15 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - NOVICE

6. 15 YEARS MULTI-GENRE SOLO - OPEN


16 years & under - SOLO


1. 16 YEARS & UNDER CLASSICAL SOLO - NOVICE

2. 16 YEARS & UNDER CLASSICAL SOLO - OPEN


16 years - SOLO


1. 16 YEARS JAZZ SOLO - OPEN

2. 16 YEARS MULTI GENRE - UNCLASSIFIED


15 years & over - SOLO


1. 15 YEARS & OVER JAZZ / TAP / ACRO / LYRICAL - SENIOR 1 MIN DANCE CHALLENGE - OPEN


Open Age - SOLO


1. 16 YEARS & OVER JAZZ SOLO - NOVICE

2. OPEN AGE JAZZ SOLO - OPEN - SECTION 1 AND SECTION 2 COMBINED

3. 16 YEARS & OVER TAP SOLO - UNCLASSIFIED

4. OPEN AGE CLASSICAL SOLO - UNCLASSIFIED

5. OPEN AGE MULI-GENRE SOLO - NOVICE

6. OPEN AGE MULTI-GENRE SOLO - OPEN

DUO / TRIO SECTIONS

Competitors may enter only once in each section (unless combined age group together).

6 - 8 years & under - DUO/TRIO


1. 6 - 8 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - DUO/TRIO

2. 6 - 8 YEARS & UNDER TAP - DUO/TRIO


10 years & under - DUO / TRIO


1. 10 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - DUO/TRIO

2. 10 YEARS & UNDER MULTI-GENRE - DUO/TRIO
Eg, Acrobatic, Theatre and Performing Arts, Hip Hop, Lyrical/Contemporary

12 years & under - DUO / TRIO


1. 12 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - DUO/TRIO

2. 12 YEARS & UNDER TAP DUO/TRIO

3. 12 YEARS & UNDER MULTI-GENRE DUO/TRIO
e.g: Acrobatic, Theatre Performing Arts, Hip Hop, Lyrical/Contemporary

14 years & under - DUO / TRIO


1. 14 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - DUO/TRIO

2. 14 YEARS & UNDER MULTI-GENRE DUO/TRIO
e.g: Acrobatic, Theatre Performing Arts, Hip Hop, Lyrical/Contemporary

16 years & under - DUO / TRIO


1. 16 YEARS & UNDER MULTI-GENRE DUO/TRIO
e.g: Acrobatic, Theatre Performing Arts, Hip Hop, Lyrical/Contemporary

Open Age - DUO / TRIO


1. 16 YEARS & OVER JAZZ DUO/TRIO

2. 14 YEARS & OVER TAP DUO/TRIO

3. OPEN AGE MULTI-GENRE DUO/TRIO
e.g: Acrobatic, Theatre Performing Arts, Hip Hop, Lyrical/Contemporary

TROUPE SECTIONS

**TROUPES** - minimum of 6 Competitors.

6 years & under - TROUPE


1. 6 YEARS & UNDER TROUPE ANY GENRE - TROUPE


8 years & under - TROUPE


1. 8 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - TROUPE

2. 8 YEARS & UNDER TAP - TROUPE


10 years & under - TROUPE


1. 10 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - TROUPE

2. 10 YEARS & UNDER TAP - TROUPE


12 years & under - TROUPE


1. 12 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - TROUPE

2. 12 YEARS & UNDER TAP - TROUPE

3. 12 YEARS & UNDER ACROBATIC - TROUPE

4. 12 YEARS & UNDER LYRICAL - TROUPE

5. 12 YEARS & UNDER HIP HOP - TROUPE


14 years & under - TROUPE


1. 14 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - TROUPE

2. 14 YEARS & UNDER TAP - TROUPE

3. 14 YEARS & UNDER CLASSICAL ENSEMBLE - TROUPE

4. 14 YEARS & UNDER LYRICAL/CONTEMPORARY - TROUPE

5. 14 YEARS & UNDER HIP HOP - TROUPE


16 years & under - TROUPE


1. 16 YEARS & UNDER JAZZ - TROUPE

2. 16 YEARS & UNDER TAP - TROUPE

3. 16 YEARS & UNDER ACROBATIC - TROUPE

4. 16 YEARS & UNDER LYRICAL - TROUPE

5. 16 YEARS & UNDER HIP HOP - TROUPE

6. 16 YEARS & UNDER CONTEMPORARY - TROUPE


Open Age - TROUPE


1. OPEN AGE JAZZ - TROUPE

2. OPEN AGE TAP - TROUPE

3. OPEN AGE ACROBATIC - TROUPE

4. OPEN AGE LYRICAL - TROUPE

5. OPEN AGE CLASSICAL ENSEMBLE - TROUPE

6. OPEN AGE HIP HOP - TROUPE

7. OPEN AGE CONTEMPORARY - TROUPE


Dance Ability Troupe - TROUPE


1. DANCE ABILITY TROUPE - ANY AGE
Minimum in troupe is 4. For Dancers with special needs. Dancers must be able to perform without an aid or Teacher assistance on stage.