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"Rules Awards Categories"

Rules & Regulations

  • 1 - A dancer may not compete against him or herself in a category.
  • 2 - Dancers must check in back stage 5 numbers before their scheduled performance.
  • 3 - A routine will only be considered a quick change if there are less than 5 numbers between performances.
  • 4 - In the...
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    List of Awards

     

    Session Awards:

  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards for every category
  • Routines that do not fall in the top three placements will receive an “achievement award” . Special awards at each adjudication.

    Adjudicators Choice:

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    Time Limits

  • Solo 3 minutes
  • Duet/Trio 3 minutes and 30 seconds
  • Small Group/Large Group/Line 4 minutes
  • Extended Line 7 minutes
  • Production Maximum 15 minutes (this includes time for prop setup)
  • All routines will be time checked the day of the competition....
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    Eligibility & Categories

    Sizes:

  • Solo: 1 dancer
  • Duet/trio: 2 or 3 dancers
  • Small Group: 4-9 dancers
  • Large Group: 10-14 dancers
  • Line/Ext. Line: 15+dancers
  • Age Determinations:

    Solos as of Dec 31st
    Duets, trios,...
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    Results Archive

      Download the results pdf from past tours here: 2013 2012
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    NEW Location for 2014!

    Richmond Hill Centre for the Arts April 3-6, 2014

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    “Located in the heart of the historic downtown, the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts (RHCPA) is a 4,000 square metre, 631 seat, state of the art cultural facility that offers a full season of professional entertainment celebrating the many cultures of York Region. The Centre is also home to Richmond Hill’s diverse arts community, creating a major venue in the downtown core to bring Canadian and International performers to the area.” Go to www.rhcentre.ca for additional info about the facility/location

    Scholarships:

    Added cash scholarships in every city...

    • $50,000

      Over $50,000.00 in scholarship awards will be given out this season!

     

     

     
     
    Be Dance Adjudicator

    Ted Banfalvi

    Hi guys. I just wanted to let you know that I had a great time adjudicating at Be Dance this past weekend.
    I love the way you conduct your competition...  

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    iNhayle Dance Company

    Hayley Paone - Artistic Director

    Hi Ladies,
    I just want to say that you guys are doing such an amazing job!!! Not only are you so organized and have the comp running so smoothly but you are both so personable and kind. That goes along way...

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    BOLD Dance Company

    Emilio, Sandra & Stephanie Macri (Studio Directors)

    Hi Julie & Christina,
    We just wanted to send you a quick email to say THANK YOU for an amazing weekend!
    We really enjoyed ourselves at Be Dance this year, as did our students and their parents! You guys run a great competition, which we found to be fair, fun, professional and unique!...  

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    The Movement Dance Company

    Erika

    "Hi Christina,
    I just wanted to send you a quick email thanking you and Julie for a great weekend - our dancers had an amazing time and we felt like we were a big part of the weekend...  

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    Director of Protege Dance Company

    Christine Tavares

    "Hello Ladies!
    Thank you so much for a wonderful weekend! A well run and super organized competition made our weekend a joy! I appreciate how enthusiastic the judges were during presentations and how professional your staff was- a total package competition...  

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    Be Dance 2013 Adjudicator

    Chemay Forresster

    "Hi Julie and Christina,
    I had a great time judging your Toronto event, and am so happy to hear about your feedback! Your competition was run so smoothly and professional, I hope I can bring my students to one of your events next year....  

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    Up to:

    $8,000

    Cash awards

    Up to $500 awards to the highest scoring group in each of four divisions

    • Special Prizes: teachers gifts/prizes at each adjudication.
    • Parent appreciation raffle prizes throughout the weekend and an accommodating schedule for high school students.
    • 1st 2nd and 3rd placement announced in EVERY category
     
    Top:

    Judges

    Adjudicators

    With teaching experience

    • Top notch adjudicators from Canada and the US, who will be interactive with the dancers and offer positive feedback.
    • A positive learning environment for dancers of all ages and levels.
     

    Space

    Change rooms

    Large Stages

    • Spacious change rooms.
    • Large stage, ideal for groups and lines.
     

    About

    Our Story
    Julie & Christine

    Be...Inspired Be...Creative Be...Athletic

    Julie and Christina Nigro have been a part of the competitive dance world for as long as they can remember. After years of training and attending dance competitions they made the decision to become dance teachers. As teachers of both competitive and recreational dancers, they strive to give their students the opportunity to learn and grow under their direction. Outside of the classroom the sisters have been advocates of dance. They have shared their passion for dance with each person to cross their path. It is the biggest part of who they have become...

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    Tiffany McLachlan - Special Awards Adjudicator

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    Be Dance will host an additional panel member, Tiffany McLachlan! SPECIAL AWARDS ADJUDICATOR.
    As a former studio owner, current master class teacher and adjudicator, Tiffany McLachlan has raised the bar for professionals throughout the industry. Tiffany brings her own unique style to adjudication and special awards. Her sincere passion for dance and love for children is apparent as she strives to inspire every dancer who crosses her path. You can guarentee that you and your dancers will leave this competiton with a memorable experience!

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