Please read the “Dance in His Name” Official Rules carefully, as they contain important information about how the contest will be conducted, from beginning to end.
Team Eligibility. The Liturgical Dance Showcase & Competition is open only to Liturgical/ Praise Dance Teams that meet all of the following requirements.
Each performing member of the Team must:
Be a legal resident of one of the fifty (50) United States
Team Members must be at least 9 years of age as of January the same year of the competition
The Team must have a meaningful and consistent relationship with a church, temple, or other similar religious or community based organization (the “Religious Organization”).
Dance Teams must be between 5 – 25 members in size; Dance Teams must also have at least 6 months previous performance experience. No team can have less than 5 members.
Neither the Team, nor any of its Members may be a party to any type of professional dance troupe, dance company, under contract, or any other type contractual arrangement that would prohibit or restrict the Team or any of its Members from participating is this amateur based showcase and competition.
Participating Dance Team Members will not need tickets for the event.
Music. Dance performance must be at least 2.5 minutes in length and no longer than 4.5 minutes. Teams will be penalized for performances longer that 4.5 minutes. Music must be edited, in advance, if need be, to meet contest time requirements.