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Scott Green. ACT-SO Chair

(501) 773-1824


To perform a series of rhythmic and patterned bodily movements usually performed to music to reflect the life of the people of a certain region or country.


1. The solo performance must not exceed five (5) minutes. (Contestants not adhering to the maximum time requirement are subject to point deduction and/or disqualification.)

2. Costumes are optional but should be appropriate for the choreography performed.


3. The theme and the dance form (African, Cuban, Afro-Latin, etc.) of the performance must be identified to the judges prior to the presentation.

NOTE: The deadline for submission of local registration documents is March 6, 2020. No materials or copies will be accepted after that time or at the Showcase.


Contestants will be judged by the following criteria:

Technical Proficiency/Skill                                                                             (25)

  • Alignment, strength, endurance, flexibility, coordination

Clarity and Consistency in Style                                                                     (25)

Phrasing/Dynamics/Musicality                                                                      (25)

Clarity of Intent/lnterpretation of Choreography                                          (25)