How to enter

Please watch the above short film on how to enter the festival

Go to the entry form page and tick the boxes that you want to enter in whatever sections apply and then submit this.

The next step, once you have recorded your performances, is to upload the videos to us by We Transfer. Make sure you clearly label your videos with the name of the performer and genre. Then in the ‘We Transfer’ dialogue box, add your clearly labelled video files, put our email address in the ‘Email to’ box, your email address in the ‘Your email’ box and then in the Message’ box add in the following for each video attachment:

  1. Name of competitor
  2. Age of competitor
  3. Genre of dance
  4. Title of dance if you have one (Character, National, Greek)

Please label each video file with the name of the entrant and the genre.

Then submit

After submitting your entry form and videos then please make your payment to the DPA Festival. Details are on the entry form and you will also get a reminder once the entry form has been submitted.

After all this has been done, you will at some point receive a receipt of payment which will show how much you have paid and for which entrants and sections.

You can enter one of every dance within your age group except for Baby sections and ALL Novice sections.

For example:
Baby Cabaret x Any two dances (But not the same genre).

Baby Classical x Any two dances (But not the same genre).

All Novice sections x Any two dances (But not the same genre).

ALL open sections are as follows:

Eg: All open classical age groups (Not baby or Novices).
If you have a Ballet, Character, National, Greek or Contemporary, you can enter them all if you wish.

Eg: All open cabaret age groups (Not baby or Novices).
If you have a Modern, Tap, Song & Dance, Lyrical, Street dance, Hop hop dance, Freestyle routine, Acro solo, Solo drama piece, Solo Song or MT piece, you can enter them all if you wish.