Competition

WHEN
SATURDAY 2 JULY 2022
19:00
DORA STRATOU THEATRE

7th INTERNATIONAL BOLLYWOOD DANCE COMPETITION

“Oriental Expression Awards” organizes the 7th International Bollywood Dance Competition. The competition will take place during the “8th Bollywood and Multicultural Dance Festival”. The competition will be held on Saturday, at 19:00, in Dora Stratou Theatre. The winners will be awarded the same day after the competition.
Participants that are interested must enroll until the 5th of June, 2022.

Categories
A. SOLO CATEGORY

Bollywood Kid Star of the Year 2022
Age limit: 6 – 12 years old

Bollywood Teen Star of the Year 2022
Age limit: 13 – 17 years old

Bollywood Rising Star of the Year 2022
Βeginner/Intermediate
Age limit: 18 years old and above

Bollywood Star of the Year 2022
Professional level
Age limit: 18 years old and above

B. GROUP CATEGORY

Bollywood Group of the Year 2022
Kids
Age limit: 6 – 12 years old
Teens
Age limit: 13 – 17 years old
Adults
Age limit: 18 years old and above

JUDGES PANEL

The Judges panel comprises all International Artists who are invited for this year’s Festival along with Anna Dimitratou, Artistic Director and Sumon Rudra, Choreographer of the 1st Bollywood Dance Academy Greece.

  • ANNA DIMITRATOU (Panel’s President)
  • SUMON RUDRA
  • AMIT PATEL
  • CAROLINA RUBIO
  • VINATHA SREERAMKUMAR
  • KINGA MALEC
  • LAVESH PRITMANI
  • SNEHA MISTRI
  • ALEXA DES BOLLY DEEWANI
  • VALENTINI MOSCHOU
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rules & regulations
  • Time limit:
    2 minutes (Kids, Teens and Rising Star)
    3 minutes (Professional level)
    3,30 minutes (Group category)
  • Contestants are judged on the basis of their Technique, Choreography, Synchronization (for group category), Stage Presence and Musicality (for solo category).
  • Performance: All contestants will perform in a random order on their own music. The track must be send until 12th June 2022 the latest, at info@bollywoodfestival.gr. Contestants should also carry an extra CD or USB with their music for Back-up.
  • Contestants must arrive at the Theater by 18:00 the latest.
  • In Group Categories there can be an age exception for only one participant
  • Participation of the teacher/choreographer is not allowed in the Group Category
  • Participants are responsible for their personal belongings.
PRIZES
  • Every participant shall receive a participation certificate.
  • Winners for all categories (1st, 2nd and 3rd place) win:
    a. A Medal (Gold, Silver or Bronze) from the Oriental Expression Awards
    b. A certification signed by all the members of the Judges Panel
    c. A bag with the Oriental Expression Awards logo
  • 1st place winners shall also receive a trophy from Oriental Expression Awards.

MORE PRESENTS AND PRIZES WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON

AWARD CEREMONY

  • The Award Ceremony is facilitated before Saturday’s Mega Show.
  • The Results of the Competition as well as the detailed scores for each participant will be uploaded at orientalexpressionawards.gr and also at www.bollywoodfestival.gr.
  • A personal code will be sent to each participant by e-mail, along with the Certificate of Participation. Each participant will use the unique personal code in order to identify his/her rank amongst the other participants.