We have exciting news this year for our 2019 Tap Team! Not only is Kim Chalovich, of the Tap Dance Centre, leading our East team, but we also have Lisa La Touche leading our West team! TWO TEAMS! Our very own Matthew Clark will be judging this event. It is going to be a lot of fun!
*ACCEPTING VIDEO AUDITIONS - live auditions preferred
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Travel dates: Nov 24-Dec.1, 2019
Fees include airfare, hote w/breakfastl, transportation to/from venue, IDO License fee, Starter fees and entry fees, a team jacket, plus travel for choreographer.
*Fundraising and sponsorship encouraged
As per IDO, the rules for defending titles are as follows:
Here is the list of GOLD WINNERS who are qualified to DEFEND THEIR TITLE at the 2019 IDO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
Aidan Reelis (Showdance Solo)
The Mandarin (Children Showdance Formation)
Victoria Elia & Leon Shvaitser (Adult Ballet Duo)
Winter Tapestry (Junior Ballet Group)
Raymonda Fantasie (Adult Ballet Group)
Rodeo (Children Ballet Formation)
Overture Brilliante (Junior Ballet Formation)
At The Pier (Adult Ballet Formation)
Fashionista (Children Jazz Group)
La La Land (Junior Jazz Formation)
Michael Glenney (Battle of the Feet)
*for the groups that qualified, we are inviting the team members back to defend their titles if they wish. The dancers worked so hard for that privilege and we want them to reap the benefits.
***Thank you to all the dancers who participated in the 2018 World Championships in Ballet, Jazz & Modern/Contemporary Championships, and the 2018 World Showdance Championships! You represented Canada well!
Although we won't be doing auditions for an Ontario team this year, those of you that won GOLD in any solo, duo, small group or formation - are able to return to Poland to defend you title as per IDO rules! Those of you that won a GOLD have earned Canada the opportunity to take you in addition to our West teams! This is very exciting news!
If you are interested in representing Canada once again on this GOLD WINNING TEAM, please let us know as soon as possible and start fundraising! For more information, email email@example.com
Audition Video Requirements
Time limit: Between 1:00-2:30 mins
Please send us a video of your competition solo. If you don't have a solo, please send us a video or a choreographed routine of your choice. Choose music that suits you best, we aren't looking for a specific style. The objective is for us to see how you perform something choreographed. No formal costume required.
You will still need to E-transfer your audition fee.
How To Submit:
1) Upload a video using our registration portal.
2) Email us a link to your YouTube or Vimeo. If there are any passwords associated, please include them as well. Email you link to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the following:
Age (as of Dec.31/19):
ALL INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED ON YOUR TEAM MEMBER PAGE. MEMBER PAGE CAN BE ACCESSED BY ANYONE.
2019 IS NOT UP YET - WE WILL UPDATE AS WE GET THE INFORMATION. KEEP CHECKING BACK!