General Information

COMPETITION RULES & REGULATIONS

  • Dancer’s are prohibited from competing against themselves in any category and/or dance style. (For example, if a performer has two lyrical solos, only one solo can be performed in their category. The second solo must be listed in the age group above.) Groups can perform in the same category, BUT only if 50% of the dancers are different dancers.
  • Entries containing inappropriate content, including, but not limited to, graphic violence, sexually explicit, suggestive, or promiscuous material, will be immediately ELIMINATED from the competition. RUNWAY Dance Connection is an inclusive, family-friendly event, suitable for all ages.
  • Any entries found to contain plagiarised choreography will be immediately disqualified from the competition.
  • All performance critiques by judges will be provided in audio format.
  • If any of the Overall results, and/or RUNWAY Top Achievement Awards results in a tie, our panel of judges will select the winning entry based on technique scores.
  • Judge scores/evaluations are FINAL and non-negotiable.
  • Each entry’s scores/results are FINAL and cannot be appealed.
  • RUNWAY strives to maintain a positive and supportive atmosphere for all of its events. Healthy, respectful competition is welcome! Harassment, bullying, derogatory and/or demeaning behaviour of any kind on the part of any participant, or any other individual will not be tolerated. Individuals participating in this type of conduct will be ejected from the competition immediately.

THEATRE / STAGE RULES:



  • Taking photos and/or recording video footage in the performance venue during performances is strictly prohibited. RUNWAY officials reserve the right to confiscate or delete any unauthorized videos and/or photos taken during performances.
  • You can acquire photos and videos of competition performances through DRC Photography. They will be recording media (photos/videos) for each and every entry.
  • Judge scores/evaluations are FINAL and non-negotiable.
  • Each entry’s scores/results are FINAL and cannot be appealed.
  • RUNWAY strives to maintain a positive and supportive atmosphere for all of its events. Healthy, respectful competition is welcome! Harassment, bullying, derogatory and/or demeaning behaviour of any kind on the part of any participant, or any other individual will not be tolerated. Individuals participating in this type of conduct will be ejected from the competition immediately.
  • Parents are NOT permitted in the backstage area of the venue during the competition, unless they are registered as an Independent entry.

If there is an issue, or if you have any questions or concerns,
please contact RUNWAY Dance Connection. info@runwaydanceconnection.com


Gold Silhouetted Trio of Dancers