Competitions

Inanna International Iraqi Dance Festival 2nd Edition

10-13 October 2019

Competition  Date & Venue

The Competition will take place on Saturday 12 of October at the Festival Venue (Hotel Abbo, Naberezhnaya 13 street, Chornomorsk city ).

(same place where all festival activities will take place)

We are here for all your questions; feel free to contact us for all the help you need!
We will be waiting for you!

Email:info@inannadancefestival.com

Qualifications & Criteria:

  • To be able to join the competitions you must be registered at workshops
  • Beginners – minimum 1 workshop
  • Amateurs – minimum 3 workshops
  • Professionals – Full package
  • No workshop restrictions for Groups
  • We will accept limited number of registrations per category, on priority basis, so make sure to register on time!
  • Soloists will be judged for stage presence, musicality, technique, choreography, interpretation/expression and costumes
  • Groups will be judged for stage presence, musicality, technique, choreography, (formations, level of difficulty), synchronization.
  • JURY: Festival Teachers and International Dance Experts

Registration fee

Solo Cd: 15 euro

Solo live Band: 20 euro

Duet/group: 10 euro per each participant.

Competition Rules

Age categories

  1. Baby – from 3 to 6 years old.
  2. Children – from 7 – 12.
  3. Junior – from 13 to 17.
  4. Adult – from 18 to 34.
  5. Adult 2 – from 35 to 49.
  6. Adult 3 – from 50.

Levels

  1. Beginner- all ages
  2. Amateur- all ages
  3. Professional (from 18 years old)

Dance Styles

1-Iraqi dance (authentic and modern style)

  1. Iraqi dance / Raqs El Kawliya authentic
  2. Iraqi dance Raqs el Kawliya  modern
  3. Hachaa dance (daggers dance) authentic
  4. Hachaa dance (daggers dance) modern
  5. Khashaba dance authentic/modern
  6. Iraqi dance improvisation cd (mixing different styles authentic)
  7. Iraqi dance improvisation live (mixing different styles modern)
  8. Iraqi Khishba solo (like tabla solo but with Khishba live authentic/modern)
  9. Iraqi Khishba (like tabla solo but with Khishba cd)
  10. Basrawi dance with cd (authentic/Modern)
  11. Basrawi authentic with live (authentic /modern)
  12. Choobi with cd/live (authentic)

2- Non Iraqi Dance

  • Oriental/Raqs Sharqi Cd
  • Oriental/Raqs Sharqi with live band
  • Improvisation oriental Cd
  • Khaleeji Cd
  • Improvisation Khaleeji Cd
  • Improvisation Khaleeji with live band
  • Pop song
  • Drum solo,
  • Show/fusion,
  • Egyptian folklore
  • Non – Egyptian folklore (without Iraqi and Khaleeji)

Music limits

Solo Cd/ band: 3 minutes

Improvisation Cd/ band: beginners 1.30 minute, amateurs 2.00 minutes

Duet and Group: 3 minutes

Group: 3 minutes

~IMPORTANT! In order to confirm your place in the Competition, you must send your music (in mp3 format) by email to info@inannadancefestival.com BEFORE 10 September 2019 in Mp3 format with clear information (your name, the category you are competing including age, level and dance style). Please, also bring a back-up copy of your music to the competition with you on a USB which is labeled with your name.

The USB must have ONLY your selected competition music with a detailed title.

For example: “Dina – Professional Iraqi with cd Solo” or “Dance Group Name -Egyptian Folklore Group

Competition Prizes

Inanna Iraqi dance Сrown

Dancer with the best results of the competition Iraqi categories (minimum 3 category)

Juvenile, junior ,amateur

The 1st place winner will win the following gifts:

Will be crowned with Inanna Iraqi dance Crown

Full pass for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

Participate free in all competition categories

The 2nd place winner will win:

50 % discount for the next year + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

The 3rd place winner will win

30% discount for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival.

More details on prizes will follow.

Inanna Iraqi dance Сrown

Professional

Dancer with the best results of the competition Iraqi categories (minimum 3 category)

The 1st place winner will win the following gifts:

Will be crowned with Inanna Iraqi dance Crown

Financial Gift  info will follow

Full pass for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

participate free in all competition categories

The 2nd place winner will win:

full pass for the next year + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

The 3rd place winner will win:

full pass for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival.

More details on prizes will follow.

Inanna Oriental dance Сrown

Dancer with the best results of the competition non Iraqi categories (minimum 3 category Cd and 1 band)

Juvenal, junior ,amateur

The 1st place winner will win the following gifts:

Will be crowned with Inanna Iraqi dance Crown

Full pass for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

Participate free in all competition categories

The 2nd place winner will win:

50 % discount for the next year + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

The 3rd place winner will win

30% discount for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival.

More details on prizes will follow.

Inanna Oriental dance Crown

Professional

Dancer with the best results of the competition non Iraqi categories (minimum 3 category Cd and 1 band)

The 1st place winner will win the following gifts:

Will be crowned with Inanna Iraqi dance Crown

Financial Gift  info will follow

Full pass for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

participate free in all competition categories

The 2nd place winner will win:

full pass for the next year + Including free tickets to all competition and Gala

The 3rd place winner will win:

full pass for the next year Inanna international Iraqi dance festival.

More details on prizes will follow.

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