Blackburn Festival of Speech, Music & Dance.





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DANCE SECTION  


Thank you to everyone who helped, in any way, to make the 2017 Dance Section so successful.

 

Dates  for the 2018 Festival

21,22 April

5,6,7 May

12,13 May

Please note there will be no festival on the weekend  28,29 April

 

 

Westholme Croston Theatre
Westholme Upper School
Meins Road
Blackburn
BB2 6QU 

               

ENTRY FEES

Solos £5 per class
Duets £6 per class
Trios £9 per class
Groups £15 per class

 

All entries to be sent to: Anne Collingridge, 39 Carr Field, Bamber Bridge, Preston PR5 8BT  anne@annecoll.plus.com with Cheques and Postal orders made payable to 'Blackburn Festival' Closing date for entries -  18th February 2018

Winners of all classes except novice must be prepared to dance in the Finals on Sunday 13th May 2018

Music must be provided on CD.  Cassettes are no longer permitted.

Large props are discouraged, hand props are preferred, time to set up props or staging is 20 seconds. Approximate stage dimensions - 12.5 metres wide/10 metres deep

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This is an All England qualifying year and we must use their rules.  Dancers who exceed time limits WILL be rung off.

 

NB:  There is a mistake in the syllabus in the definition of Novice. A dancer who has won a 1st/2nd/3rd place at any recognised Festival is no longer a Novice and should be entered into the Open class.

 

 

 

 

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Blackburn Festival of Speech, Music and Dance.  Dance Timetable 2018

 

Saturday 21st April 2018                            

 

Blackburn Festival of Speech, Music and Dance.  Dance Timetable 2018

 

Saturday 21st April 2018                            

 

 1.30 - 1.55 10  National 7/8                

 1.55 - 2.15   1   Ballet 6 & under    

 2.15 - 2.40 12 Tap 7/8 yrs

 2.40 - 2.50 3  National 6 & under      

 2.50 - 3.00    7  Greek 6 & under  

 3.00 - 3.15 6 Song & Dance 6 & under  

 3.15 - 4.05 11 Modern 7/8 yrs  

 4.05 - 4.20 5 Tap 6 & under  

 

 4.20 - 4.45 Tea

 

 4.45 - 4.55 2 Character 6 & under

 4.55 - 5.40 13 Song & Dance 7/8

 5.50 - 6.05 4 Modern 6 & under

 6.05 - 7.00 9 Character 7/8/ yrs

 

Finish approx 7.00

 

 

Sunday April 22nd 2018

 

 9.00 - 9.30 64 Novice Character 10 & under

 9.30 - 10.05 17 National 9/10

10.05 -10.30 63 Novice Ballet 10 & under  

10.30 -10.55 19 Tap 9/10

10.55 -11.10 65 Novice National 10 & under

11.10 -11.35 21 Greek 9/10 yrs  

11.35 -12.00 67 Novice Tap 10 & under  

 

12.00 - 1.00 Lunch

 

1.00 - 1.10 69 Novice Greek 10 and under

1.10 - 1.45   8 Ballet 7/8

1.45 - 2.40 20 Song & Dance 9/10

2.40 - 2.55 14 Greek 7/8 yrs

2.55 - 3.35 66 Novice Modern 10 & under

3.35 - 4.10 48 Duets Junior Cabaret 10 & under

 

4.10 - 4.40 Tea

 

4.40 - 5.40 15 Ballet 9/10 yrs

5.40 - 6.00 68 Novice Song & Dance 10 & under

6.00 - 6.20 54/57 Trios Junior Cab & non Cab 10 & under

6.20 - 6.50 51 Duets Junior non Cab 10 & under

6.50 - 7.30 60 Groups Junior 10 & under  

 

Saturday 5th May 2018

 

 9.30 - 10.15 24 National 11/12

10.15 -11.15  16 Character 9/10

11.15 -11.55 26 Tap 11/12

11.55 -12.15 58 Trios Inter Non Cab 14 & under

 

12.15 -1.15 Lunch

 

1.15 -1.50 28 Greek 11/12

1.50 - 2.20 70 Novice Classical 11 & over

2.20 - 3.40 23 Character 11/12

3.40 - 4.15 71 Novice Cabaret 11 & over

 

4.15 - 4.45 Tea

 

4.45 - 5.20 32 National 13/14

5.20 - 6.20 31Character 13/14

 

Finish approx 6.30

 

Sunday 6th May 2018

 

 9.30 - 10.35 18 Modern 9/10

10.35 -11.45 27 Song & Dance 11/12

 

11.45 - 12.45 Lunch

 

12.45 - 2.00 49 Duets Inter 14 & under Cab 

 2.00 -  2.45 34 Tap 13/14

 2.45 -  4.00 25 Modern 11/12

 

 4.00 - 4.30 Tea

 

4.30 - 5.00 Dance Master Heat

5.00 - 7.00 Miss Dance Heat

 

Finish approx 7.30

 

Monday 7th May 2018

 

 9.30 - 10.40 33 Modern 13/14

10.40 - 11.45 29 Ballet 13/14

11.40 - 12.15 30 Contemp 13/14

 

12.015 - 1.00 Lunch 

 

1.00 - 2.35 22 Ballet 11/12

2.35 - 3.20 36 Greek 13/14

3.20 - 4.00 52 Duets Inter Non Cab 14 & under

 

4.00 - 4.30 Tea

 

4.30 - 4.55 55 Trios Inter Cab 14 & under

4.55 - 5.45 35 Song & Dance 13/14

5.45 - 6.45 61 Groups Inter 14 & under

 

Finish approx 6.45

Saturday 12th May 2018

 

 9.30 - 10.05 40 National 15 & over

10.05 -10.35 42 Tap 15 & over

10.35 -11.35 37 Ballet 15 & over

11.35 -12.15 38 Contemp 15 & over

 

12.15 - 1.00 Lunch 

 

1.00 - 1.30 59 Snr Trios Non Cab

1.30 - 3.00 41 Modern 15 & over

3.00 - 3.20 56 Snr Trios Cab

3.20 - 4.00 39 Character 15 & over

 

4.00 - 4.30 Tea

 

4.30 - 5.15 43 Song & Dance 15 & over

5.15 - 6.00 44 Greek 15 & over

6.00 - 7.00 62 Senior Groups 15 & over

 

Finish 7.00 approx

 

Sunday 13th May 2018

 

 9.30 - 10.05 53 Duets Snr Non Cab

10.05 -10.45 50 Duets Snr Cab

10.45 -12.00 46 Margaret Walsh

 

 

12.00 -1.00 Lunch

 

1.00 - 1.45 47 Peggy Wilson

1.45 - 2.35 45 Edward Bamford

2.45 - 4.30 Finals Classes 1 - 44

 

4.30 - 5.00 Tea

 

5.00        Presentation of Trophies

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

THE USE OF RECORDED MUSIC AT THE FESTIVAL

This Festival is affiliated to the British and International Federation of Festivals, and participates in its Group Licence to cover payment of fees for the use of recorded music at its event. Teachers using music created from commercial recordings are advised that they should themselves seek permission to re-record from the record companies concerned as the Festival cannot take responsibility for this.

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MISS DANCE and DANCE MASTER

BLACKBURN HEAT Sunday May 6th 2018
Details on how to enter.
Please send :-
SAE
Cheque for £8 payable to 'Blackburn Festival'
Entrants details- 
Name, DOB, Address, Contact telephone number, E-mail

Please send to-
Mrs Anne Collingridge,

39 Carr Field, Bamber Bridge

Preston PR5 8BT.

 You MUST send a stamped addressed envelope please for the return of your IDTA entry form.

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A syllabus and entry forms can be downloaded below

 





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