RULES & REGULATIONS

Festivalul STELELE AURII
24-26 mai 2019 - Constanta


The competition is open to all dance institutions, state and private clubs, dancers and individual participants. 

1. DISCIPLINES:

Ballet
Lyrical
Jazz
Contemporary
Showdance
Latino
Urban
National Folklore 
International Folklore
MTV show
Thematic
Acro Dance
Open

DISCIPLINES DESCRIPTION :

Ballet - Classic ballet techniques dancing in ballet slippers or shoes. You can dance classical, original choreographies, as well as sequences. The technique and the emotion transmitted will be judged in particular. Balerines under 10 years will NOT choose the potions. It is allowed to use the pointe only in sections aged over 10 years.

Showdance - All dance techniques are accepted, relying mainly on creating a show with a major impact on the public. This category includes the Open section but adds a show of show to the presented moment.

Lyrical - Liric Dance is a combination of modern dance and modern jazz. Movements are tailored to the song. It points to the interpretation of the music and the transmission of the emotions of the song. The movements of a lyrical dancer try to show the meaning of the music.

Jazz - Classic Jazz, Brodway, Lartn or Lyric. The isolation movements (polycentric) parallelism, contractions, collapses, coordination, impulses and dancing at different levels are very important.

Contemporary - The presence of dance styles Graham, Limon, Horton, Cunningham or Chladek is mandatory - to be included in the dance presented. Contemporary and neo-classical movements are allowed.

Latino - All Latin styles like Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Tango, Jive, Mambo, Samba, Rumba, etc.

National Folklore / Folklore International - The theme is respected with movements specific to national / international dance (as the case may be), cosuments and attitude.

MTV Commercial - This category contains DTV-inspired dances that can include different dance styles, shows, and popular singer groups. The presentation, the expression, the stage presence, as well as the technique are pointed out.

URBAN - All Urban Dance styles such as Locking, Popping, Electric Boogalloo, House, Crumping, Bboying (Can not dominate the number), Party dances, Wacking or Vogueing are allowed. More styles should be present in the presentation; Also, the characteristics (music, expression, and clothing) of the style should be observed. Acrobatic elements are allowed, however they do not have to dominate (Acro Dance) and they have to be homogeneous in dancing. The cosums (corresponding to the style), the stage and the technique are highlighted.

Acro Dance - Acrobatics and gymnastics must be mandatory and can be combined with different dance styles so the result is spectacular.

Thematic dance - Staging a story / themes. Decorations and accessories are mandatory. LIVE songs, as well as any dance style / technique are allowed.

Open - All the techniques, dances and shows that are not found in the other disciplines presented, combining different dance styles. The elements are acrobatic like Flic, Danilova before they can be part of the dance, but no extra points.

 

AMATORS / PROFESSIONALS
AMATORS - children who practice ballet / dance class 3 times / week, sitting for up to 2 hours.
PROFESSIONALS - Children studying ballet in Specialized Education Units (with> 3 training sessions / week), giving them a major advantage in acquiring the technique, execution and expressiveness of the artistic moment. For a more accurate judging of children, please be awareof these 2 categories. 


2. CATEGORIES OF AGE
4-6 years old BABY
7-9 years MINI
10-12 years CHILDREN
13-15 years JUNIORS
> = 16 years SENIORS (maximum 25 years)*

If there are more than 2 dancers (duo, quartet trio, bands and groups), the arithmetic mean of the competitors' ages calculated from the day of the competition will be taken into account. The resulting average will fall into an age category.
* The average age will round out arithmetically (eg: average age 12.5 years or older - will be in the 13-15 years category) 
* We reserve the right to request proof of age for children in case of non-compliance with the categories.


ATTENTION !

 All SOLO sections in the 7-9 , 10-12 and 13-15 age categories will be divided as follows:

  • SOLO 7 years
  • SOLO 8 years
  • SOLO 9 years
  • SOLO 10 years
  • SOLO 11 years
  • SOLO 12 years
  • SOLO 13 years
  • SOLO 14 years
  • SOLO 15 years

The age of the contest day will be considered.

At the SOLO section - the PARTICIPANT is allowed to participate with up to 2 choreographies per dance discipline!



3. SECTIONS:

Solo - duration max 2.30min (1 dancer)

Duo / Trio / Quartet - max 3min (2-4 dancers)

Groups - duration max 3.30 min (5-12 dancers)

Formations - duration max 4.30 min (> 13 dancers)

All participating contestants and other rights holders (parents / teachers) hereby authorize the use, reproduction, printing, and publication of their names, pictures, voices, photographs for the purposes of promotion, broadcasting at the Golden Stars Festival. This also involves the use of photographs and other audio and video materials made on stage, rehearsals and backstage, The event's CD, the official festival site, or any other product made by the Golden Star Festival.

4. REGISTRATION
Registration will be made ONLINE at: http://rdp.steleleaurii.ro/ 
Registration will be made by the instructor or club representative. by creating an account, after which you can add the desired moments to the age categories and the appropriate disciplines. In the case of clubs wishing to participate in 2 or more choreographies, please register the moments from the same club account. PLEASE RESPECT THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE ! 

5. PARTICIPATION FEE 
The competition fees are shown above and represent the enrollment fee for a child and a participation fee. 


The competition fee may be paid in cash:
-BUCHAREST
or
-CONSTANTA

or by bank transfer: 
CEC BANK
IBAN : RO59CECEB41830RON4524276
The Golden Star Cultural Association 

SPECIFY PLEASE:
-NUME CLUB or paid moments IDs.

 

6. AWARDS
1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place will also be awarded with 1 CUP and 1 Diploma corresponding to the obtained place.

Mentions will receive the Diploma.

Each participant dancer would receive a medal and attendance diploma.


7. DATE LIMIT
Registration deadline May 11, 2019


8. MUSIC
Music will be uploaded online in the MY MOMENTS section.

It is obligatory for the instructor to have a copy of the song in .mp3 format - on a STICK device, during the contest


9. SCORING
Each jury member will score the following three features:

The technical level of dance - 10 points

Execution (harmony of technique, choreography and execution music) - 10 points

Total: 20 points

Observing the specific elements of dance discipline. The jury reserves the right to transfer any time that does not fit to the submitted discipline to a category corresponding to the elements presented in choreography.

Arbitration sheets and score calculation may be requested by Festival organizers for viewing by club representatives and dancers. The results will be displayed on the site after the contest is completed within 48 hours.

Decisions and judges' judgments must be respected and can not be modified by anyone except in the case of calculation errors.

INSIDE ORDERS
 
1  Strict smoking prohibited inside the room.
  1. Food and Beverages are strictly forbidden in the showroom, backstabs and locker rooms.
  2. Food and Beverages are only allowed in the foyer and the yard of the institution.
  3. Please keep cleaning in the room and especially in toilets and locker rooms.
  4. During the 2 days of the competition it is mandatory to keep quiet in the showroom, especially during the performance of the artistic act.
  5. Do not block access ways.
  6. Exchange booths and foyer (clothing change area) must be used by all competitors. As a result, they must be released after the exchange.
  7. There are no deviations from the regulation! Such violations lead to disqualification from the contest.
  8. Any person who causes damage to the location inside or outside negligence or abuse assumes full financial responsibility for the recovery of the damage.
  9. PARTICIPATING WITH OBJECTS WHICH MAY DETERINE THE DANCE SURFACE (EX: CONFECTIONS, SCREEN OBJECTS, ETC) PROHIBITED. FOR FORMS THAT USE GOOD PROJECTS - ARE PRAYED TO PREACH THE ORGANIZER'S AGREEMENT. ARBITRATION CRITERIA

For any information we will be at your disposal at the following phone numbers:

+4 0721 281 801

https://www.facebook.com/fd.steleleaurii

www.steleleaurii.ro

office@steleleaurii.ro