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UTAH SALSA SOLO STYLE COMPETITION

WHEN : SAT, APR 25 – 2020   @ 10PM
WHERE : MILLENIUM DANCE COMPLEX (inside TROLLEY SQUARE) 650 E 600 S – SALT LAKE
COST : $12 BEFORE 10:10PM   |   $15 AFTER

 
This Salsa competition is for the brave ones, the ones who dare to go at it Solo Style. This competition truly all depends on you and you alone. This
one will determine who is the best in shines, freestyle, styling and body movement!

 

SCHEDULE

10:00PM – Bachata Dance Lesson
10:30PM – Social Dancing w guest DJ
11:30PM – Competition
12:00AM – Social Dancing w guest DJ
01:30AM – End of the night

 

QUALIFYING DATES

APRIL 03 – At one of our socials.
APRIL 17 – At one of our socials.

 

RULES OF COMPETITION

QUALIFYING:   Must sign-up in person at qualifying dates/locations
QUALIFYING:   Competitor will qualify by dancing for the audience
QUALIFYING:   Each competitor will dance up to 1 min to show their skills
QUALIFYING:   The songs will be selected by organizers
QUALIFYING:   Once qualifying dates are done, no new contestant may enter
QUALIFYING:   Competitor must qualify one time at any of the qualifying dates/locations
QUALIFYING:   Once you qualify, then you must get ready for finals

MUSIC:   Submit your music in .MP3 format
MUSIC:   You must provide your music via email 3 days prior finals
MUSIC:   You can use any song you want as long as it is Salsa
MUSIC:   Your showcase should be between 1min – 1:30min
MUSIC:   Your entire showcase music must consist of 100% Salsa or you will get eliminated
MUSIC:   No updates on music will be accepted 3 days prior finals
MUSIC:   Bring your music in your PHONE or IPOD just in case

FINALS:   All competitors must be there no later than 10pm
FINALS:   Competitors must be READY to go ON STAGE by 10:30pm that night
FINALS:   Be present for hearing of rules, judging, scoring and presentation
FINALS:   Be present for lottery of order of showcases
FINALS:   Order of presentation will be determined by lottery
FINALS:   There will be a 30 second warm up
FINALS:   You will be presented to the audience and judges
FINALS:   You will be judged by a panel of judges who will score each showcase
FINALS:   Make sure you give a good show to the audience
FINALS:   Proper attire must be worn and costumes are encouraged
FINALS:   After you do your showcase do not leave or change for results
FINALS:   All decisions are final
FINALS:   Always have fun, enjoy it!

SCORING & JUDGING

The finals will be based on a 30 POINTS SCORE SYSTEM. We will have between 3-5 judges for finals.

TECHNIQUE = 10 POINTS   (YOUR CHEMISTRY – HOW SHARP YOU ARE – HOW CLEAN YOU ARE)
MUSICALITY = 10 POINTS   (HOW DID YOU EXPRESS THE MUSIC – WERE YOU ON TEMPO)
APPEARANCE = 10 POINTS   (YOUR COSTUME – SELF PROJECTION – INTERACTION)

AMATEUR & OPEN DIVISION


PRE-REQUISITE:   You must be 15 years of age or older
 
 
 
 

PRIZES

1st PLACE
– Trophies + Cash*
      › $500 in cash if 10 competitors or more compete
      › $250 in cash if 07 competitors or more compete
      › $150 in cash if 03 competitors or more compete

2nd PLACE
– Trophies + Cash*
      › $250 in cash if 10 competitors or more compete
      › $150 in cash if 07 competitors or more compete
      › $050 in cash if 03 competitors or more compete

3rd PLACE
– Trophies

BEGINNER DIVISION


PRE-REQUISITE:   You must be 15 years of age or older
PRE-REQUISITE:   You are living in the state of Utah
PRE-REQUISITE:   You are not teaching or getting paid for dancing
PRE-REQUISITE:   You never won this competition in this level before
PRE-REQUISITE:   You never competed at the Summit or Worlds before

PRIZES

1st PLACE
– Trophies + Cash*
      › $150 in cash if 10 competitors or more compete
      › $100 in cash if 07 competitors or more compete
      › $075 in cash if 03 competitors or more compete

2nd PLACE
– Trophies + Cash*
      › $100 in cash if 10 competitors or more compete
      › $075 in cash if 07 competitors or more compete
      › $050 in cash if 03 competitors or more compete

3rd PLACE
– Trophies

 

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