Online and live competition.
1st-4th July 2023 for Norwegian and international students.
Announcement of winners 4th July 2023 both for live participation.
Results of online participation will be published some times after the 4th July on our webpage and also sent on e-mail at a later time.
“We all are together from start to finish”, quote president Mr. Park.
WBGP Norway is an educational competition where all participants learn and experience throughout the competition.
Registrations online/live: Open 1st March 2023.
Deadline: 1st June 2023.
Limited spaces available.
1. Online and/or live participation.
Students can participate live or online
or both. You may register in divisions
– one variation from the classical
repertoire with the option of two
variations with a second variation
– one modern/character/folk dance choreography
B) Pas de deux
– one pas de deux (entre/adagio/coda only,
without variations), with the option of a second pas de deux for finalists.
C) Group participation
– one or maximum two
choreographies in the same
b) modern/character/folk dance
2. WBGP Norway is open to dance students
of all nationalities age 8-21 years old. For group participation from age 8.
3. Categories are based on dancers age as
of 1st of June 2023.
4. It is available for participants to
participate in WBGP of any regions in
the world to be eligible for the finals which will be announced later.
5. Professional dancers are not permitted
to compete. A professional dancer is
defined as anyone who is employed as
a full-time dancer (Apprentices included)
with a professional dance company.
This includes dancers who are not
currently employed under such a
contract, but have been in the past.
Solo/pas de deux participation
SOLO / PAS DE DEUX
Solo or Pas de Deux
Solo or Pas de Deux
Solo or Pas de Deux
Competitors must wear their own costumes and make-up, suitable for the choreography, both for semi finals and finals.
BALLET POINTE SHOES
8-10 Year olds (Pre-junior A): Soft ballet shoes required for competition for these divisions. Pointe shoes are not permitted.
10-11 Year olds (Pre-junior B): Option to wear soft ballet shoes or pointe shoes for this age division
From age 13 – (junior A, B, Senior A and B): Pointe shoes required for competition for soloists/pas de deux participation in these age divisions for all female participants.
Candidate can choose to wear foot thongs, half soles, barefoot, ballet shoes, pointe shoes or character shoes.
A competitor who surpasses the required time limit will receive a scoring penalty or disqualification from the competition, depending upon the decision of the judging panel.
•Ballet solos: Time limit must not exceed of 3:00 minutes
• Modern solos: Time limit must not exceed of 3:00 minutes
• Pas de deux: Only entre/adagio and coda
• Group choreographies: Time limit per choreography: 4 min: 2-9 dancers. 10 min: from 10 dancers.
All participants will have their master classes, rehearsals, competition, workshops, final Gala live 1st-4th July 2023.
Online participation with video recording
Participants have to send video on youtube links (one link for each choreography) with video recording of the performance for the competition. The recording has to be filmed at any time during from 1st of November 2022.
The recording can be filmed in any space indoor or outdoor on a performance, in a studio or other events/venues, with or without costumes, provided that the footage has clean view and clear sound.
The body of the dancers must be clearly and fully visible throughout the filming all the time with no special effects allowed in the footage.
The video must be one recording shot and not multiple recordings edited together.
Studio, school, company’s logos are allowed in dancers’ videos.
ENTRY FEE LIVE
Participants fee with one entry as a soloist, pas de deux or in groups includes:
Master classes, rehearsals with group routines for the final Gala: 250 euro per contestant.
For a second, third, fourth etc entry as a soloist, in pas de deux or in groups: pluss 30 euro pr entry per contestant.
All group contestants will be registrated in one registration form, and the payment is done through one total sum that adds up all contenstants for the one
registration of group choreography.
The registration fees does not include expences for travel, accommodation, food, visa etc.
ENTRY FEE ONLINE
Participants fee with one entry as a soloist, pas de deux or in groups:
One entry 50 euro choreography/per contestant
Second, third, fourth etc entry as a soloist, pas de deux or in groups: 20 euro per contenstant/per choreography
World Ballet Grand Prix Norway Grenseveien 32A, 0571 Oslo
Account number: 6072 05 28641
IBAN number: NO65 6072 0528 641
Nordea Bank Abp, filial in Norway, Address: Essendrops gate 7, 0368 Oslo, Norway.
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