Baku will host the dance championship [PHOTO]

February 23, 2022 2:34 p.m. (UTC+04:00)


By Laman Ismayilova

Azerbaijan Youth Union (AYU) and Azerbaijan Dance Association (ADA) are pleased to announce the Baku Dance Championship.

The competition will take place at the Rashid Behbudov National Song Theater on March 6.

Speaking about the Baku Dance Championship, chairman of the organizing committee Aziz Azizov noted that the competition will be held under quarantine rules.

“The main objective of the competition is to find talented soloists, ensembles and to exchange experiences among dancers. The Baku Dance Championship attracts young people to choreographic art. The competition also focuses on issues of the process training of dance teams. We will continue working to further raise the level of choreographic art in Azerbaijan, he added.

The Baku Dance Championship will be held by age categories: small age group (up to 6 years old), children (7-10 years old), juniors (11-15 years old), adults (16-25 years old) , pros (25 years and over).

The following disciplines will be presented in the competition: ethnic folk, folk stylization, folk performance, dances of the peoples of the world, classical dance, dance performance (variety), hip-hop, break dance, acrobatic dance (gymnastics), oriental dance, classical Indian dance, modern Indian dance (Bollywood).

Winners will be named in various nominations including Solo, Duo, Small Group (3-7 people), Group (8-12 people), Ensemble (13-20 people), Large Ensemble (21-50 people).

The judges will evaluate the dancers according to the following criteria: dance technique, image, composition.

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