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ONTARIO

BALLET-JAZZ-CONTEMPORARY

2020 Team Canada Dance is attending the IDO BALLET & JAZZ CHAMPIONSHIPS and/or the IDO MODERN/CONTEMPORARY CHAMPIONSHIPS  in Ossa, Poland.


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2020 BJM CHOREOGRAPHERS

Irina Egorova

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Ballet

Christie McKay-Hofland

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Jazz

Stephanie Rutherford

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Modern/Contemporary 

AUDITION FORM

Please fill out and bring with you to the audition.  If you have a headshot and dance resume, please attach it to the back of the audition form.  If you do not have one, no worries - we are still taking your photo at the audition.

2020 Audition Form (pdf)

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ABOUT THE AUDITION

The audition is done in 'workshop' style, meaning you will be given a combination to perform with the group.  You do not need to prepare a solo.  


For this audition, all the ballet, jazz, and contemporary choreographers will run the audition together.


PLEASE WEAR A BLACK BODYSUIT AND DANCE APPROPRIATE SHOES.  MALES WEAR BLACK DANCE APPROPRIATE CLOTHES


Please download an audition form (found below), fill it out and bring it with you to the audition.  If you have a dance resume and headshot, please bring with you as well.  


You will be given an audition number at the audition.


REGISTRATION AT THE AUDITION WILL TAKE PLACE ONE HOUR BEFORE AUDITION


To pre-register to Bonnie@cdo-online.org with your name, age, and audition choice, or you can use our registration system tab.

AUDITION TIME/PLACE

This audition will take place at 

Dancemakerz

12 Innovation Dr, 

Flamborough (Waterdown) ON


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Children BJC Registration 8-9 am

CHILDREN BJC AUDITION  9-10 am

ages 8-12 years

$45 Audition Fee


Junior BJC Registration 9-10 am

JUNIOR BJC AUDITION  10-11:30 am

ages 13-16years

$45 Audition Fee


Adult BJM Registration 9-10 am

ADULT BJC AUDITION  10-11:30 am

ages 17-34 years

$45 Audition Fee


Children Tap Registration 10:30-11:30 am

CHILDREN TAP AUDITION 11:30-12:30 pm

ages 8-12 years

$25 Audition Fee

$60 with BJMC 


**AGE IS DETERMINED AS OF DEC. 31/2020**


ABOUT THE CHAMPIONSHIPS

The 2020 IDO World Ballet & Jazz Championships will take place Nov. 30 - Dec. 4 in Poland.


The 2020 IDO World Modern & Contemporary Championships will take place Dec. 5-9 in Poland.


The Championships occur consecutively at the same venue.  Dancers may audition and complete in both Championships or you may choose to compete in only one of them.


TRAVEL DATES:

Ballet & Jazz 

               Team Travel   -  Nov. 28-Dec. 5

               Extended Travel   -  Nov. 28-Dec. 12


Modern & Contemporary

Team Travel -  Dec. 3-10

Extended. Travel  - Dec. 3 -17


Both Championships

Team Travel -  Nov. 28 - Dec. 10

Extended Travel - Nov. 28 - Dec. 17


more information will be available upon acceptance

          


AGE DIVISIONS

1981 - 2019

Age categories historically for IDO World Championships have been as follows:




FOR ALL CATEGORIES

Mini Kids  (7 & under)

Children  (11 & under)

Junior  (12-15)

Adult  (16 & over)

Adult 2  (31 & over)

Senior  (50 & over)

age is determined as of Dec 31 of the competition year

2020 and beyond

Age rule changes are coming into effect in the 2020 competition year.  


  New age categories will be:


SOLO/DUO/ *TRIO 

Mini Kids  (7 & under)

Children  (12 & under)

Junior 1  (13-14)

Junior 2  (15-16)

Adult 1  (17 & over)

Adult 2  (31 & over)

Senior (50 & over)

age is determined as of Dec 31 of the competition year


*only the Tap Championships allow dancers to compete in TRIO's


*AGE IS AS OF DEC. 31/2020






GROUPS/TEAMS/CREWS/FORMATIONS

Mini Kids  (7 & under)

Children  (12 & under)

Junior  (13-16)

Adult 1  (17 & over)

Adult 2  (31 & over)

Senior  (50 & over)

age is determined as of Dec 31 of the competition year