In 2017 we’ll be part of the new Rising Star Tour! This tour includes standardized rules, judging guidelines, prizes, and points tracking.
Please find all of the information about the tour here: www.risingstartour.com
The Rising Star Tour aims to:
- Give intention, structure, and consistency to the global Rising Star division
- Advise, promote, and support events offering Rising Star
- Celebrate, recognize, and prepare the next generation of Classic and Showcase competitors
- Promote, grow, and facilitate the Rising Star Division itself.
The intentions of the Rising Star division are:
- Facilitate and support dancers interested in expanding their dance learning into choreographed routines.
- Facilitate and support dancers interested in furthering their dance education by exploring performance, musicality, and choreography skills.
- Give amateur and up-and-coming professionals a lower-pressure environment to build their routine performance competition skills.
- Give amateur and up-and-coming professionals a low-pressure, warm, and nurturing environment to experience the joy and sense of accomplishment of building, rehearsing, and performing a routine.
- For competitors to demonstrate understanding of and get coaching on their movement fundamentals, Swing content, and performance skills before entering the Classic and Showcase divisions.