Vienna Dance Open
8:00 am
Event Hotel Pyramide
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About Vienna:

Vienna (German: Wien, Austro-Bavarian: Wean) is the capital of the Republic of Austria and by far the largest city in Austria with its population of more than 1.7 million. As you’d expect it’s Austria’s cultural, economic, and political centre.

Things to see:

Travel program:

24th Feb – Coming to hotel, the accommodation, optional leave for Vienna sightseeing, accompanied by the local experienced guides. Sightseeing of the former Habsburg capital, now one of the leading cities of European culture: Belvedere, Karlskirche (Charles’ Church), Karlsplatz (Charles’ Square), Musikverein (Music Society, the host of the famous Vienna New Year’s Concert), Sezession (Secession), Naturhistorisches Museum (Museum of Nature History), Kunsthistoriches Museum (The Art History Museum), the big circular boulevard Ringstrasse with the Parliamentom, Burgtheater, The City Hall (Rathaus), Votivkirche Church etc. the walk thorugh Hofburg and the city centre Stephansplatz (St. Stephen’s Square) and Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Church). After the sightseeing, free time. Accommodation to the hotel. Overnight stay.

25th Feb – Breakfast. After the breakfast preparing for the competition. Start Vienna Dance Open 2017. Optional: common friendly dancers party! Overnight stay.

26th Feb – Breakfast.  After the breakfast the optional sightseeing of the unique summer palace of the Habsburg dynasty Schönbrunn.While walking thorugh the lavish rooms of the edifice, you will feel the power and the wealth of the ruling dynasty. After the sightseeing of the inner palace, walk through the grandious garden and the creations of the Schönbrunn gardeners. Make the most beautiful photos the Gloriette viewpoint. The time for the free activities in the city centre. In the afternoon there is a possibility of optional sightseeing of the highest building in Austria, the famous Danube Tower, where you can have the wonderful view to the city and its surroundings. All participants have to go to their own point of return with the hope to see each other next year!

About festival:

Type – open for all levels, ages, dance clubs, dance and ballet schools/studios, crews, freelance dancers…

Rules and regulations – go to:

If dance clubs fail to comply with this rules and regulations, will be sanctioned by disqualification!

Dance floor – competition will be held on 2 or 3 stages in the same time, ballet floor, 10x10m

Music – you have to bring all your CDs with music to competition CHECK IN!

*one CD/one song/one choreography

*audio format, in plastic or papir wrappers

Notice: we will  not accept CDs with more than one song!!!

Please check all your discs before you come to CHECK IN, we cannot tolerate delay if you have bad CD, please bring copy with you, or usb, so that we do not skip this choreography!

Payment: you have to bring all money for additional dancing fees at competition CHECK IN!

Fees: per dancer per choreography

Choreography application deadline: 10th Feb 2017 (before midnight)

Notice: after application deadline, we will send you all your choreographies, you will have 48h to check if everything is ok and to let us know! After that additional application, cancelation or changes will no longer be possible, and all fees have to be payed 100%!

Awards for dancers:

MEDALS (for all dancers), DIPLOMAS (for all dancers), CUPS (for groups and formations – 1st/3rd place awarded)

Special awards for dancers: 

For best dancers free accommodation and first fee for participation in some of our competitions/festivals/workshops

For best group/formations free first fee for participation  in some of our competitions/festivals/workshops

Money awards: 1000eur

Scholarships: more info soon

Workshops: Roberta Fontana, Italy, modern

Accommodation offer: – accommodation in Vienna in hotels like – Hotel Pyramida ****, Hotel Bock ****, Hotel Senator ****, Arion City Hotel ****… based on 2BB (bed and breakfast) in 1/3  rooms ( 1/2 + 1 )

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Gallery from previous years