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The Miami International Ballet Competition is open to dancers of all nationalities from ages 9 - 26. The Competition will take place at the Julius Littman North Miami Beach Performing Arts Center from January 22 - 26, 2020.

Participants may enter the competition as Individual Competitors, an Ensemble or Pas de Deux, either representing a company or school or as an independent performer. There are three competitive categories, and four age divisions, each with an individual performance fee. The participant’s appropriate division will be determined by their age as of January 22, 2020. Competitors that enter in the Individual or Pas de Deux categories may also participate as part of an Ensemble. An Ensemble’s age division will be determined by the average age of the competitors.

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Individual

Competitor

Participants in this category must complete and submit the corresponding Application and Registration forms, along with a one-time $50 Application fee and the required Final Registration fee according to their age division. There are four age divisions. All fees include master classes which participants will be able to attend on Thursday, January 22, 2020.

 

DIVISION 1: AGES 9 TO 11  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $200

 

Participants in this division must prepare two solos: one classical variation,

selected from our list of approved repertoire, and one contemporary solo.

Participants in this Division are allow to compete with or without pointe shoes.

 

DIVISION 2: AGES 12 TO 14  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $350

 

Participants in this division must prepare two solos: one classical variation,

selected from our list of approved repertoire, and one contemporary solo.

 

DIVISION 3: AGES 15 TO 18  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $400

 

Participants in this division must prepare three solos: two classical variations, 

selected from our list of approved repertoire, and one contemporary solo.

 

DIVISION 4: AGES 19 TO 26  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $450

 

Participants in this division must prepare three solos: two classical variations, 

selected from our list of approved repertoire, and one contemporary solo.

 

*Classical variations and contemporary solos should be no longer

than 2 minutes and 30 seconds

 

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Ensemble

The Ensemble category is open to participants between the ages of 9 to 26. The ensemble’s choreographer, coach or representative must complete and submit the corresponding Application and Registration forms, along with a one-time $100 Application fee and a $50 Final Registration fee per dancer. There is one fee for all age divisions. The ensemble must include a minimum of 3 dancers and a maximum of 16, and can be either classical or contemporary in style.

DIVISION 1: AGES 9 TO 11    |  REGISTRATION FEE: $50 PER DANCER

DIVISION 2: AGES 12 TO 17  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $50 PER DANCER

DIVISION 3: AGES 18 TO 26  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $50 PER DANCER

 

*Ensemble pieces with 3 - 5 people should be no longer than 4 minutes; 6 - 9 people should be no longer than 5 minutes, 10+ people should be no longer than 6 minutes and 30 seconds.

**Participants in the ensemble groups that are not competing individually are required to reserve their spot in the Master Classes of their choice by making a payment of $30.00.

 

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Pas de Deux

The Pas de Deux category is open to participants between the ages of 15 to 26. The couple must complete the corresponding application and registration forms separately, along with a one-time $50 Application fee and a $150 Registration fee per dancer. The couple must prepare two Pas de Deux: one classical (including adagio, both variations, and coda) and one contemporary. Classical Pas de Deux must be selected from our list of approved repertoire.

DIVISION 1: AGES 15 TO 18  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $300 PER COUPLE

DIVISION 2: AGES 19 TO 26  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $300 PER COUPLE

DIVISION 3: AGES 13 TO 14  |  REGISTRATION FEE: $300 PER COUPLE

 

To begin your application for the 2020 Miami International Ballet Competition please make sure that you have read the Rules and Regulations and click here:

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