WELCOME TO GLOBAL DANCE OPEN!
Global Dance Open is a live online dance competition built on a series of first round national qualifiers that lead to the international championship in the second quarter of 2021.
We invite the global dance community to join the GDO to connect, create and compete at international level in front of a live audience and first-class professional adjudicators. Dancers from all backgrounds may enter to represent their country on the world stage, to experience, compete and reach the highest rankings of the GDO Champions 2021.
We're working with industry leaders to produce an online competition that provides real value in these extraordinary times. We're bringing international scholarships and workshops to the show, and combined with our world-class judging panel and Senergy Digital's expert media team (Club Wow), this is a journey you will not want to miss.
For dancers aged 6-24 years. Styles: Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Lyrical, National/Folklore, Hip Hop & Commercial.
Country qualifiers are taking place now and will continue until the worldwide championship in Quarter 2, 2021.
Teachers/ choreographers Prepare choreographies that their students learn and practice at dance schools or at home.
Compete at your national semi-final, performing live by video conference to a panel of international judges/ qualify by video entry submission
Qualifying dances (top 3 dances from each category & age division- must score over 65 marks qualify for the finals
Enjoy the live finals experience as your video entry goes up against your international competitors.
Puerto Rico qualifier
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ABOUT THE TEAM
We are dancers, teachers, educators in the industry as well as dance event organisers, with many years experience of successfully organising and running dance competitions and conventions in Europe.
We are the founders & organisers of the highly successful events - Algarve Dance Open and the Viva Dança Convention.
In June 2020, we piloted our first live dance competition on zoom with great success. We are now set to take the competition to another level and invite dancers from all over the world to compete, learn and be internationally recognised!
Our mission is to keep the world dancing through opportunities to learn, compete, win scholarships and make invaluable connections across the globe.
Global Dance Open - Take your place and be part of the experience!
Dutch National Ballet Academy
The Royal Ballet School
Arts Educational School
The Place, London Studio Centre
Professional Hip Hop dancer & choreographer
Associate Director of
Studio Wayne McGregor