Dance Competitions

Northland Ballet & Dance 49th Annual Dance Competitions 10, 11 & 12 August 2018.

Northland Ballet & Dance 50th Annual Dance Competitions
10, 11 & 12 August 2018

Capitaine Bougainville Theatre, Forum North, Whangarei.

 

These competitions are open to Northland, New Zealand residents only.

Northland Regional Council area.

Northland-Regional-Council-boundary-map

Entries will open April 2018

 

FRIDAY 18 AUGUST

5:00 pm : CONTEMPORARY, JAZZ & TAP

401 First Time Solo Performer - under 12 years
241 Modern Jazz Restricted - under 8 years
242 Modern Jazz Restricted - 8 & under 10 years
243 Modern Jazz Restricted - 10 & under 12 years
244 Modern Jazz Restricted - 12 years & over
311/312 Tap Restricted - under 10 years
313/314 Tap Restricted - 10 years & over
201 Contemporary - under 12 years

7:30 pm : CONTEMPORARY, JAZZ & TAP 

PACANZ National Young Performer - Modern Dance: Jazz Dance
The draw for order of performance will take place back stage at 7 pm

222 Lyrical - 12 & under 14 years

PACANZ National Young Performer  - Modern Dance : Contemporary Dance

421 Trio : Contemporary
424 Trio : Open
204 Contemporary - 16 years & over

 

SATURDAY 19 AUGUST

8:30 am : BALLET

111 Classical Ballet Restricted - under 8 years
112 Classical Ballet Restricted - 8 & under 10 years
102 Classical Ballet - 7 years & under
103 Classical Ballet - 8 years
104 Classical Ballet - 9 years
113 Classical Ballet Restricted - 10 & under 12 years
114 Classical Ballet Restricted - 12 years & over
131 Barefoot - under 10 years
141 National Character - under 12 years
153/154 Demi-Character : Ballet/Modern - 12 years & over
411 Duo : Classical Ballet
410 Duo : Barefoot
108 Classical Ballet - 14 years & over
127 Neo Classical Ballet - Open

11:00 am : CONTEMPORARY, JAZZ & TAP

350/351 Tap Impromptu - Open
251/252 Modern Jazz Impromptu - Open
231 Modern Jazz - under 8 years
232 Modern Jazz - 8 & under 10 years
301 Tap - under 8 years
303 Tap - 10 & under 12 years
302 Tap - 8 & under 10 years
361 Tap : Speed - Open
402 Song & Dance Solo - Open
403 Musical Theatre - Open
221 Lyrical - under 12 years
202 Contemporary - 12 & under 14 years

2:00 pm : BALLET

121/122 Classical Ballet Impromptu - Open
107 Classical Ballet - 12 & under 14 years
143/144 National Character - 12 years & over
134/135 Barefoot - 14 years & over
105/106 Classical Ballet - 10 years & 11 years
126 Classical Ballet Variation - 12 years & over

5:00 pm : GROUPS

434A Group : Modern Jazz Junior
430 Group : Barefoot
435 Group : Tap
431 Group : Classical Ballet
439 Group : Hip Hop
437 Group : National Open
433 Group : Lyrical
438 Group : Musical Theatre
432 Group : Contemporary
440 Group : Open
434 Group : Modern Jazz Senior

 

SUNDAY 20 AUGUST

8:30 am: BALLET

151/152 Demi-Character : Ballet/Modern - under 12 years
133 Barefoot - 12 & under 14 years
132 Barefoot - 10 & under 12 years
125 Classical Ballet Pointe - 12 years & over

SPECIAL AWARDS : BALLET

10:30 am : CONTEMPORARY, JAZZ & TAP

404 Acrobatic Dance - Open
405 Hip Hop - Open
212 Contemporary Impromptu - 12 years & over
305 Tap - 14 years & over
304 Tap - 12 & under 14 years
233 Modern Jazz - 10 & under 12 years
321 Tap : Latin American & Tango - 12 years & over
203 Contemporary - 14 & under 16 years
234 Modern Jazz - 12 & under 14 years

START TIME TO BE ADVISED

413 Duo : Modern Jazz
330/331 Tap : Waltz - Open
412 Duo : Contemporary
340/341 Slow Tap - Open
223 Lyrical - 14 years & over
414 Duo : Tap
415 Duo : Open
422 Trio : Modern Jazz
235 Modern Jazz - 14 & under 16 years
236 Modern Jazz - 16 years & over

370 Tap Championship: Junior - under 12 years
371/372 Tap Championship: Intermediate/Senior - 12 years & over
261 Jazz Championship: Junior - under 12 years
262/263 Jazz Championship: Intermediate/Senior - 12 years & over

SPECIAL AWARDS : CONTEMPORARY, JAZZ & TAP

 

Adjuducators 2017

Erryn Andrews - Modern Jazz, Contemporary and Tap Dance adjudicator.

Erryn Andrews

CONTEMPORARY, JAZZ & TAP DANCE

Erryn has a passion for dance, trained mainly in New Zealand attaining honours in BAL, BBO and NZAMD. She is a previous student of the Raewyn Burgess Dance School in Auckland and competed in various genres of dance, mainly tap, ballet and jazz from age 4 until 17. Erryn has also performed with Limbs Dance Company and Chris Blue in Hollywood Musicals.

1992 – Nominated for NZ Tap Nationals – finalist in Christchurch.
1995 – Won entertainment award at Auckland Caledonian Competition Society - Latin.
1995 – Nominated for NZ Tap Nationals – Wanganui.
1995 – Became a member of the NBC Dance Force (formerly known as the Northern Ballet Company).
1996 – Associate teacher for Mount Eden Ballet Academy (Auckland).
1996 to 1997 – Employed as dancer at Burgundy’s of Parnell (show consisting of Cabaret, Acting and Jazz, working alongside Debbie Dorday).
2001 – Cheerleader for NZ Warriors.

Since 2001, I have undertaken various adjudicating positions throughout New Zealand. Dancing is my passion - I enjoy every aspect of the dance world, and love to see new talent emerge!

Ichhiro Harada - Ballet Adjudicator

Ichiro Harada

BALLET

Ichiro Harada is a native of Nara, Japan. He graduated from Boston Conservatory with a BFA in Dance in 1994. He has danced with Doris Humphrey Repertoire Dance Company, Ballet Long Island and Geurah Abraham Dance Ensemble in New York and performed in Musical Drama ‘Texas’ 24th season in Texas. He established Ichiro Harada Dance Group in Sydney.

As a choreographer his works have been performed in Japan, Australia, Russia, Korea and New York City including for the Estee Lauder Defining Beauty Award, Youth America Grand Prix final in New York City, Seoul International Ballet Composition final, and Koriyama 50th Anniversary Dance Gala. His choreography has been performed by members of Boston Ballet, Orland Ballet, Berlin State Ballet.

Ichiro has taught in Japan, Australia and New Zealand including guest teacher for Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker Japan tour and is taking up a new position as dance teacher at Saint Kentigern College as well as teaching at various dance studios in the Auckland area. In 2011, he received a NZ Most Inspiring Teacher’s Award.

Entry Fees

Solos:  $6 per item

Duos:  $3 per competitor

Trios:  $3 per competitor

Tap and Jazz Championship:  $10

Classical Ballet Variation:  $10

National Young Performer:  $20

Groups:  $20 per group

Late entry fee: $10 for entries submitted during the week after the entry closing date.

Administration fees

$7 per person or $12 per family

$10 per school

Note

All entries and fees must be received by the closing date.
Entries are only accepted when entry form and full payment are matched.

Competition Weekend Prices

Weekend Pass: $25 per person

Day Pass: $12 per person

Adults:  $5 per session

Children under 15 years: gold coin donation per session

Northland Ballet & Dance Inc. Membership

Membership will entitle the holder to free admission to all competition sessions
$20 Single;  $30 Double

Programmes

$5 each - limited number available.
Order with competition entry.

Trophies

Please return all trophies won last year, professionally engraved and cleaned by 30 June 2018

Please deliver trophies to either:

Ann-Marie Petty-O’Shea at Whangarei Central Library, 5 Rust Ave, Whangarei 0110

OR

Northland Ballet & Dance Inc., PO Box 1680, Whangarei 0140

Contact Us

Email: competitions(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)northlandballetanddance.nz

Trophy Secretary: Sharon Scott  021 213 4067

Location

Capitaine Bougainville Theatre
Forum North
7 Rust Ave Whangarei.