World renowned and award-winning dancer and Choreographer, Shaun Parker is bringing his dance company and performance, back to his hometown of Mildura for a two-week residency.
Coming back to his roots, Parker’s bringing performance, workshops and all things dance to the region. As a part of his residency, he’ll be on the hunt for Sunraysia’s best dance talent, inviting dance groups or 5 or more to enter a competition with heats to be held on October 9 and the finals with winner announced October 15.
Are you a dancer or choreographer creating your own routines for you or for someone else? Do you have a desire and dream to dance or to create standout performances for dancers? If yes, then we’d love for you to enter the competition!
TO ENTER YOU MUST:
- Be a dance group or solo dancer performing original work
- Be creating Hip Hop or Jazz style dance pieces
- Be available to perform in the Langtree Mall on Saturday October 9 (heats) and Saturday October 15 (final)
HOW TO ENTER:
Send an email to email@example.com by Friday 8th October 12pm including:
- Subject: Mildura Dance Competition
- 3–5-minute video of your crew performing an original routine (this does not need to be a professional video – it can be filmed on your phone or laptop – as long as the visuals are clear)
- Your names, ages, and contact details
- The name and contact details of your parent or guardian if you are under 16
HOW THE COMPETITION WORKS:
- Shaun will choose the top five performances from the applications sent, with the shortlisted performers being contacted via email on Tuesday 6th October by 5pm.
- Saturday 9th The top five will perform at Langtree Mall, Mildura, from 11:30. Shaun will then choose the top three to go through to the finals.
- Saturday 15th The top three will perform in the finals, with Shaun choosing the winner.
1st Prize – $1,000 2nd Prize – $500 3rd Prize – $250
As well as the competition, the Shaun Parker and Company residency includes free performances of the award-winning TROLLEYS in the Langtree Mall, free Hip Hop workshops and Yoga Lessons.
To book a Hip Hop class visit: bit.ly/39D19If
To book a Yoga Lesson visit: bit.ly/3EV4v7x