NO Independent entrants allowed to partake in this Division.
No dancer will be allowed to enter into this Division only. Studio qualification is required, single/solo performers are not considered. All Title Contestants must also perform in the Performing Arts Competition as well, either in a Group, Duo/Trio or Solo routine. They cannot perform the same Solo in Title as in Performing Arts. The time limit is not to exceed 2:45 minutes. All contestants entering into a Regional Title Division, will do so with the commitment of obligation, if they win the Regional Title, to represent their Region and compete at the National Championships for the National Title. Regional Title Contestants who place either 1st or 2nd runner‐up with a score of no less than 80 points per Judge are invited to compete for National Title. Prior to dancers performing their dance routine, earlier in the day they have private interviews with the judges. They will wear something that best suits their personality, anything from jeans, tee-‐shirt and sneakers, to a party dress and heels. NO COSTUMES or STUDIO WEAR PLEASE.
PLEASE NOTE: There is to be NO mention of your studio name or teacher’s name. This will result in immediate disqualification. (Nationals: private interview with Judges) Please see National paperwork for full details.
TITLE AGE DIVISION:
TITLE DIVISION SCORING:
If only one contestant is entered into any particular Division, that Contestant must receive a score of at least 80 points per Judge to win the Title. If not, they will receive 1st runner-‐up.
All Title Winners will receive a Dance Ovations Regional Title jacket and trophy. Female contestant winners will also be crowned with tiara/crown. All Title contestants will receive a trophy. Please note: National Title Winners may not compete in any Dance Ovations Title Divisions during their reigning year. They must wait until the following year to do so, and it must be in a different Division.