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May 18 - 21, 2023
Westin Resort & Spa Whistler
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Enjoy an immersive weekend of dance in the beauty and luxury of The Westin Resort & Spa Whistler. Get swept up in the energy by four days of competition, and pamper yourself in one of Canada’s most incredible locations. 

This group-focussed competition will draw like-minded dancers from across western Canada to show judges their best. Designed to spark energy, “Power Surges”, will be spontaneously awarded throughout the competition to recognize routines that capture a judge’s heart.

Power Element Solos
 

POWER MAX SOLO

• This category is open to all ages and divisions.

• Dancers will enter ONE solo in the category.

• All disciplines compete against one another.

• The winner of the POWER MAX Solo category will receive a cash prize of $250!

• The winner of the Power Max Solo will be invited to perform in the Power Max Showdown on Sunday.

 

IMPROV SOLO

• This category is open to all ages and divisions.

• All disciplines compete against one another.

• 30 minutes prior to the start of this category, the contestants will meet with a DP Team member in a designated area.

• At this time the contestants, will listen to a selection of THREE (3) songs.

• Contestants will choose ONE (1) of the songs and decide the style of dance they wish to perform (i.e., bring all of your shoes!)

• Dancers will have 10 minutes to prepare their routine.

• Contestants will wait in a pod backstage with noise cancelling headphones (or a separate designated area), so that they are not able to hear/see the other contestants perform.

• The winner of the IMPROV Solo category will receive a cash prize of $250

 

STUDENT CHOREOGRAPHY SOLO

• This category is open to all ages and divisions.

• All disciplines compete against one another.

• With the above exception, the definition for this solo is the same as the Student Choreography Solo currently at Dance Power.

https://www.dancepower.com/student-choreography

• The winner of the STUDENT CHOREOGRAPHY Solo category will receive a cash prize of $250