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A GROUP-FOCUSSED COMPETITIVE EVENT

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May 18 - 21, 2023
Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

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.

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. 

Entry Deadline: December 15, 2022

Reserve early this event is selling out fast!

GROUPS & POWER ELEMENT SOLOS  (Power Max, Improv and Student Choreography). Additional solos, duos and trios will be allocated (space permitting) to attending studios based on their original entry numbers.
 

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