What is the World Dance Pageant?
The World Dance Pageant is a three-day solo competition. The competition will include talent performances, interviews, modeling, and audition classes in ballet, jazz, contemporary/lyrical, hip-hop and tap. In between the phases of competition contestants will learn an opening routine to perform at the World Dance Pageant Finale. Following the WDP Finale will be an exciting party to celebrate!
What is included in the entry fee to WDP?
- 3 days of competition
- All Rehearsals
- WDP T-Shirt
- Performance Wear for the Finale
- Plus so much more!
Do I need to qualify my solo to enter the World Dance Pageant?
No, there is no qualification required to enter.
What can I expect during the interview phase of competition?
Petite, Junior & Teen Contestants will sit before a panel of judges for a three-minute interview. Senior contestants interviews will be five minutes. The judges will ask questions based on the information provided on the contestant’s interview questionnaire. Other questions may be asked, which will evolve from answers provided by the contestant.
Can I compete in the World Dance Pageant and compete at World Dance Championships?
Yes. However, dancers competing in novice routines for the World Dance Championships scheduled on July 28th are not able to participate in both competitions due to scheduling conflicts. There are no conflicts for dancers competing in intermediate and advanced level routines at the World Dance Championships.
Can anyone attend the World Dance Pageant Finale? Who can attend the WDP party?
Anyone can attend the WDP finale and party. No tickets are required.
Is there a host hotel?
There are many hotels within walking distance of the Meadowlands Expo Center. Some phases of the World Dance Pageant will be hosted at the Holiday Inn. The following link can be used to make reservations at the Holiday Inn or by calling (800) 465-4329 and mentioning “WDP/WDC”. Click Here for Holiday Inn Reservations.
For additional hotels offering discounted rates for the World Dance Pageant & World Dance Championships, click here: http://www.worlddancechampionship.com/hotels/
How can I get more information on the World Dance Pageant?
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’d be happy to answer all your questions!