At the end of each session our judges will give out 4 special awards. These awards will not be based on marks but rather uniqueness in performances and choreography.
This award, chosen by the judges, will be presented at each awards session to a teacher/choreographer based on outstanding work.
Every dancer in all categories will receive a commemorative medal recognizing their achievement.
High Score Discipline Awards:
Dream to Dance will present a High Score trophy award in each of the dance disciplines: Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Lyrical etc. Entries listed as Performance or Professional (category) or Adult (age) are not eligible to receive overall awards.
Overall awards are distributed by category, age group and performance size (e.g. Novice Junior Duo/Trio). First, second and third place will receive a custom trophy. Entries listed as Performance or Professional (category) or Adult (age) are not eligible to receive overall awards.
Based on outstanding costuming, this trophy award will be presented to a performance that the judges choose.
STUIDO SPIRIT AWARD:
This award will be presented to a studio director throughout the event for a studio that best displays good spirit, sportsmanship and are an overall positive influence backstage during the competition.
OVERALL HIGH SCORE AWARDS:
Overall High Score Awards will be presented to performers who achieve the top three scores of the competition. Competitive Solos, Soloists, Duets/Trios, Groups and Productions are all eligible for this award. Cash scholarships will be awarded to first place. There must be a minimum of 10 entries in the category to receive cash prizes and a minimum of two entries for an overall award. Entries listed as Performance or Professional (category) or Adult (age) are not eligible to receive overall awards.
** A soloist is an individual dancer who competes with more than one solo.
ULTIMATE DREAM TO DANCE AWARD:
Dream to Dance will present this award to the highest scoring studio based on up to their top 30 entries. To qualify studios must have a minimum of 10 entries, 5 of which must be small/large groups or lines. Entries listed as Performance or Professional (category) or Adult (age) are not included in the qualifiying entries for the Ultimate Dream to Dance award.
Dream to Dance will be awarding some dancers with other awards including scholarships to workshops, conventions and more... (based on availability)