Sibiu Dance Competition

Rules

Music

  • Competitors must provide their own musical material, in MP3 format
  • Good quality recordings are to be sent to: music@sibiuballetprojects.eu 
  • All files should be marked with the competitor’s name, category, and song title
  • Competitors are advised to have backup copies of their music on CD or MP3 file on a USB stick

Costumes

  • Competitors should provide their own costumes, make-up, and hairpieces

Stage Appearance

  • The order of appearance will be determined by the competition after the registration deadline (by October 22nd, 2022)
  • All competitors must be present at the Awards Ceremony and Gala on October 30th, 2022
  • If a dancer is unable to perform due to injury, they must provide the competition organizers with a doctor’s statement
  • The competition will take place at Centrul Cultural Ion Besoiu, str. Emil Cioran, nr 1-3, Sibiu, Romania. The stage dimensions are 12 meters x 10 meters.
  • All competition performances are held before a public audience
  • Every participant in the competition will receive a Pass Card for entrance to the theatre on the day of registration. A free Pass Card will also be given to one (1) accompanied teacher. For groups of 8 or more participants, a maximum of three (3) extra free Pass Cards will be given. Each participant will receive a free ticket for the Gala Performance on October 30th, 2022 at Centrul Cultural Ion Besoiu, str. Emil Cioran, nr 1-3, Sibiu, Romania

Scoring

  • Competitors will be judged by an international jury based on a 100-point scoring system 
  • Competitors will be judged based on artistic and technical skills
  • Male and female competitors will be judged together. If more than six (6) male dancers participate in the Classical Solo category, they will be judged and awarded separately.  
  • The jury reserves the right to divide any award among several competitors, based on the final scores 
  • The jury reserves the right not to present or to withhold any or all the announced awards
  • Decisions of the jury are final and without appeal

Arrival Date

  • Contestants must check in at the Competition before or on the day of their appearance, at least three (3) hours in advance of their stage appearance

Travel and Accommodation

  • Travel to and from Sibiu, Romania, accommodations, and all expenses are the responsibility of the competitors

Insurance

  • Competitors are responsible for securing their own medical and accidental insurance for the duration of the competition