Dance World Cup - Whistler, B.C.
Please be aware that WDA will only be taking groups who qualify in Saskatoon to the Nationals and Dance World Cup in Whistler, AB in July 2015. Participants must wait to see how they do in Saskatoon. If your child’s group qualifies, you will need to decide if you will attend Whistler by May 27, 2015. There will be additional fees and classes associated with participation in the National and/or World Competitions.
When and where is Dance World Cup 2015?
Proposed Dates July 4 - 5, 2014 - Whistler, BC, Canada McDonald Ballroom converted into a theatre with Marlee floor
Who can compete at Dance World Cup?
Canadians are invited at 5678 Regionals based on scores. Foreign countries qualify by You Tube submission. Dates are subject to change based on entries.
Are there other requirements for Dance World Cup?
Yes, Dance World Cup is recognized by CID - cidcanada.org If a studio or individual registers 1 entry, CID membership fee is $45 US for dancers 30 & under, and $80 US for studio owner. If a studio registers more than 1 entry, the CID fee is $160 US.
Where do competitors come from at Dance World Cup?
Over 7,000 dancers from Europe, Asia, South America, North America, Australia, Africa have competed at DWC since 2008.
Is there a limit to the number of entries for DWC?
All competitors must be invited; maximum 2 solos/dancer.
Are there ability levels at Dance World Cup?
No, all dancers within a specific category compete in the same age division (example all 13 - 15 hip hop groups).
What are the Dance World Cup 1st, 2nd, 3rd place awards?
Gold, Silver, Bronze crystal medals of Olympic size. Dance World Cup Crystal Trophies - 20” high for High Score performances, and honorary awards for foreign countries.
When are awards presented at Dance World Cup?
DWC medals are presented at medal presentations July 5. Dancers must be present to receive their DWC medals. DWC Trophies are presented at Closing Ceremonies July 5. All routines must perform at Closing Ceremonies for trophies.
What other activities are offered at Nationals and Dance World Cup 2015 in Vancouver and Whistler, Canada?
Convention Package: We will offer a convention package for $350 for dancers which includes convention classes, rehearsals, showcase, 3-piece Dance World Cup Outfit, and special activities in Whistler plus a tour of Vancouver. The Vancouver tour is planned July 1. Cirque du Soleil Casting: We are continuing to work with Cirque du Soleil Casting, and will be scouting for Montreal auditions in 2015.