Sunday 6 March 2022

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 20, 2022

hundreds of young people are waiting for you for one of the most anticipated competitions for dance schools in the world

We are waiting for you, thank you for giving us your art ...

"let's dance, let's meet the world ..."

LIVORNO in DANCE

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION - 11TH EDITION 2022

 

We welcome you to this competition, with which we want to stimulate, reward and recognize new dance talents, as well as offer young people the opportunity to meet, get to know each other and compare themselves on a friendly basis. Every year we have the pleasure of hosting schools and groups from all over the world, in an atmosphere of great dance party.

 

REGULATION

COVID 19 : Participation in the event, both for the artists and by the public, will take place in full compliance with the current legislation on the containment of the spread of Covid-19.

The dancers must have a vaccination Green-Pass and must wear a mask during their entire stay in the theater and dressing rooms. The choreographies can be interpreted without a mask only if, for the entire duration, the safety distances are respected. Otherwise, the mask must also be worn during the performances.

The public must have a vaccination green pass and always wear a mask.  

 

ART. 1: DESCRIPTION

The competition is open to dancers of any nationality. Students and teachers of Areadanza, the organizing body, are not allowed to participate. Failure to comply with the regulations may result in exclusion from the competition, without the possibility of an appeal.

 

ART. 2: SECTIONS AND CATEGORIES

The event is divided into the following sections:

DANCE COMPETITION : Classical / Neoclassical and Modern / Contemporary sections (repertoire pieces allowed). The Management reserves the right to modify the subdivision by age group, as well as part of the categories, for the sole purpose of maintaining a high spirit of comparison and competition.  

SOLOISTS -  maximum duration of the choreographies: 3 minutes - The same dancer cannot perform with more than 2 choreographies in the same category.

BABY: Born 2012 - '13 - '14

CHILDREN: Born 2009 - '10 - '11

UNDER: Born 2007 and 2008

JUNIOR: Born 2005 and 2006

SENIOR: Born until 2004

FROM 2 TO 4 PEOPLE - maximum duration of the choreographies: 4 minutes - maximum 25% of over quota, and these must not exceed the age for more than 1 year. Otherwise they will be placed in the category of the older dancer. The same duo / group cannot perform with more than 2 choreographies in the same category

BABY: Born 2012 - '13 - '14

CHILDREN: Born 2009 - '10 - '11

JUNIOR: Born 2005-'06-'07-'08

SENIOR: Born until 2004

GROUPS - maximum duration of the choreographies: 4 minutes - maximum 25% of over quota, and these must not exceed the age for more than 1 year. Otherwise they will be placed in the higher age category. The same duo / group cannot perform with more than 2 choreographies in the same category

BABY: Born 2012 - '13 - '14

CHILDREN: Born 2009 - '10 - '11

JUNIOR: Born 2005-'06-'07-'08

SENIOR: Born until 2004

 

COMPOSITION OF CHOREOGRAPHIC COMPOSITION  - maximum duration of the choreographies 6 minutes - is reserved for groups of at least 3 people and has a single age group. In this section the pieces must have their own narrative and communicative independence, leaving free rein to the imagination and creativity of the choreographers, in any style of dance. NB: Choose Choreographic Composition if the piece has a purely communicative and conceptual imprint. If the piece is purely technical, the "groups" category is more suitable in the "Dance" section.

            

                      

ART. 3: AWARDS

 

Medals are provided for soloists, while plaques for groups. There will be special prizes, assigned at the sole discretion of the jury, including scholarships at academies and / or companies and registration for partner events and competitions.

                             

ART. 4: REGISTRATION, TIMES, METHODS AND REQUIRED DOCUMENTATIONS

 

Pre-registration is required by sending an email to info@livornoindanza.info . Then, having received the confirmation of availability, by 22 February 2022 send:

By EMAIL to info@livornoindanza.info :

  • Mod. 1 (school form with list of students - one for each school)

  • Mod 2 (choreography card - one for each registered choreography)

  • Copy of the enrollment payment (a single and all-inclusive payment for each school)

  • Music (only in MP3 format. Rename the file with: school name - choreography title. In the case of several large files, use www.wetransfer.com )  

 

By POSTA in Livorno in Danza, via Ferraris 4H - 57124 Livorno:

  • Mod 1 (school form with list of students - only one)

  • Form 3 (students' card - one for each student - with attached copy of the medical certificate)

 

NB All documentation (both by email and by post) must be received by February 22, 2022 .

REGISTRATION FEES:

Dance (Classic - Contemporary):

  • solo 80 € (if the same dancer performs with other solos, the contribution for the following ones is 50 € each);

  • twos / trio and quartets: € 35 for each dancer;

  • Groups: € 25 for each dancer.

Choreographic Composition:

  • Groups only: € 100 (+ € 25 for each dancer).

 

A one-off contribution of € 5 is required for each dancer.

 

The payment of the registration fees is to be made by single payment by bank transfer to the C / C BIC / SWIFT code: BAPPIT21T03 and IBAN: IT93R0503413903000000002249 of the BPM Cassa Risparmio Pisa Lucca and Livorno in the name of Areadanza, with reason: Name of the School - Livorno in Dance 2022 ; therefore please do not make payments in the name of private individuals. The registration fee will in no case be refundable for impediments not due to the organization. Registration must be completed by February 22, 2022

ART. 5: METHOD OF CONDUCT OF THE COMPETITION

 

The competition will take place entirely in the Goldoni Theater. To ensure compliance with the Covid law, the competition will be divided into 2 parts, each with a final award ceremony: "Baby" and "Children" sections in the morning, followed by the Under, Junior, Senior and Choreographic Composition Section in the afternoon. . All performances will take place with a fixed light. The Theater has a stage of 18 x 13 m with 4 wings and a slope of 2%. There are no tests. At Check-In the passes will be given to the group leaders. Each teacher must have a USB support with back-up music (MP3 only), to be used in an emergency. The use of sets, tools, objects or substances that could damage or make the stage slippery will not be allowed, under penalty of disqualification. Unless otherwise indicated by the jury or the organization, applause is not allowed.

 

ART. 6: JURY AND EVALUATION CRITERIA

 

The technical jury will be made up of well-known personalities from the international tersicoreo world, whose names will be made public as soon as the various agreements are defined. The judgments of the technical jury determine the category rankings and are expressed in hundredths and counted exclusively on a mathematical basis. The awarding of prizes is reserved (except in cases of ex-aequo) to the 3 choreographies who, in each category, will obtain the highest scores, provided that these are at least 60/100. The jury reserves the right not to award prizes.

ART. 7: ACCESS TO THE THEATER AND TICKET OFFICES

 

Access to the dressing rooms, stage and backstage will be allowed to dancers and only the choreographer, with a pass, who will be able to attend the performances through a large screen placed on the ground floor of the dressing rooms. There are no stage rehearsals.

For the public there are 2 tickets: 1) Baby and Children Competition - 2) Junior, Senior and Choreographic Composition Competition. Tickets will be available for purchase online from 25 February 2022, via links that will be sent by email or via the website www.livornoindanza.info . In case of online purchase, dealers will be able to apply pre-sale rights. The remaining tickets will be on sale on the days of the competition.

                                                                                           

ART. 8: AUTHORIZATIONS AND DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

 

By signing the registration form, the accompanying executive declares that all members of the group he represents have absolute physical fitness to practice dance, certified by a doctor, and that the relative documentation is in the records of his / her body / association / society. It also declares that i  minors have obtained the authorization from their parents or guardians and that Areadanza has full authorization to use the images taken during the activities freely and for their own purposes. The regulation, which has been read in its entirety, is approved without reservation.

ART. 9: VIDEO-PHOTOS

 

Video / photo shoots will not be allowed, entrusted exclusively to external operators who will take care of the immediate sale.

 

 

ART. 10: LEGAL PROTECTION

The format, the logo and any pertinence of the LIVORNO in DANZA competition are a registered and registered trademark. For any civil or criminal dispute, the competent court is exclusively that of Livorno.

ART. 11: CONCLUSIONS

The organization reserves the right to modify or cancel the event or part of it due to subsequent needs, to be able to change at any time times, prizes, articulation, categories, sections, places and activities mentioned in this document without any obligation towards of the participants, who will be promptly informed. In case of cancellation, the registration money will be refunded.