Dance World Cup South Africa Event & Qualifier

Preliminary dates for the 2019 Dance World Cup South Africa Qualifier

All dates are subject to change according to class sizes.

Please Note: Requests to move styles to a different date will unfortunately not be accepted.

Acrobatics & Ballet - 11, 12 & 13 March 2019

Tap - 12, 13 & 14 March 2019

Jazz & Showdance - 13, 14 & 15 March 2019

Contemporary & Modern (Including Lyrical) - 14, 15 & 16 March 2019

Hip Hop, Commercial, National & Folklore - 15 & 16 March 2019

A chance to compete against the best

Now is your chance to compete against the best youth dancers in South Africa and stand a chance to qualify for the Dance World Cup finals in Portugal and win great prizes and awards.

Location & Date

The South Africa event and qualifier will be held from 11 to 16 March 2019.
Venue : Lewende Woord Centurion.

The schedule will be available during the first week of March 2019.

Prizes & Awards

There are fantastic prizes and various sponsorship awarded to the judges choice for:

  • Best Mini Talent.
  • Best Children Talent.
  • Best Junior Talent.
  • Best Senior Talent.
  • Best Duet/Trio.
  • Best Small Group.
  • Best Large Group.

Judges and DWC Representatives

The South Africa qualifiers will be judged by International judges from Europe.

Judges to be announced in 2019.

Entries, Fees & Closing Date

R220 Registration fee per dancer.

R300 per solo Item.

R200 per dancer in a Duet/Trio & Quartet.

R150 per dancer in a Small Group (4-10 Members).

R150 per dancer in a Large Group (11 + Members).

Registration closes on 25th February 2019 and entry fees will also be due on this date.

No late entries will be accepted and entry fees are non-refundable.

Spectator Admission Fees and Rules

There is a R100 admission fee for adults and R50 for pensioners and children under 12.

Competitors and registered teachers enter for free.

No photography will be allowed inside the theatre.
There will be professional photographers & videographers from which all forms of media can be purchased.

No eating or drinking inside the theatre.

Spectators are requested not to walk inside the theatre while dancers are performing on stage.


The music for each entry must be uploaded by the teacher on the online entry system.

CD's will not be accepted, all backup music must be brought via Flash Drive.

No late music submissions will be accepted online or at the event.

Programme, Starting Time & Awards

The schedule will be available during the first week of March 2019.