Event Info

The Philadelphia Liberty Dance Challenge is a same sex dance exhibition,
open to all levels of dancers of all ages.The PLDC will take place on Saturday May 26, 2018 at the Pennsylvania
Convention Center
 in Philadelphia, PA. (Corner of 12th and Arch Streets.)

 

SCHEDULE:

Saturday AM Matinee
Standard B – D
Rhythm B – D
Country Western
Single Dances
May 26, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm*
Saturday PM Matinee
American Smooth B – D
Latin B – D
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm*
Grand Ball and Show
Show time
Standard Rhythm
Smooth and Latin
Levels A and scholarship will be
danced during show time
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm*
7:30 pm*
* times subject to change

 

RULES:

Rules of Equality Dance will be used. Contestants must be 18 or older to enter.

 

COMPETITION CATEGORIES & LEVELS *

International Standard Waltz, Tango, Vienesse Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep
International Latin ChaCha, Samba, Rumba, Jive, PasoDoble
American Smooth Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Vienesse Waltz
American Rhythm ChaCha, Rumba, Swing, Bolero, Mambo, Merengue
Country Western 2-step, Waltz, East Coast Swing, West Coast Swing, ChaCha
Single Dance Events Hustle, Salsa, Polka, West Coast Swing
Open to All Standard, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm, Country Western, Hustle
Scholarship Events Standard, Latin, Americam Smooth, American Rhythm
* Couples are required to choose a level for each style danced.
More than 1 level or style may be chosen.

 

Level A Contestants have had extensive dance and competitive experience
Level B Contestants have had some dance and competitive experience
Level C Contestants have had social level dance and competitive experience
Level D Contestants are Beginner dancers
Open to All No dance or competitive restrictions – open to all levels
Contestants will perform the required number of dances for their level

 

MULTI DANCE EVENTS

International Standard International Latin American Smooth American Rhythm
A – W,T,VW,FT,QS A – C,S,R,PD,J A – W,T,FT,VW A – C,R,S,B,M
B – W,T,FT,QS B – C,S,R,J B – W,T,FT,VW B – C,R,S,B,M
C – W,T,FT,QS C – C,S,R,J C – W,T,FT C – C,R,S,M
D – W,T,QS D – C,S,R D – W,T,FT D – C,R,S

 

 

Country Western

Open to All (danced Sat. Night at Grand Ball)

A – 2-step,W,EC SWING,C International Standard – W,T,VW,F,QS
B – 2-step,W,WC SWING International Latin – C,S,R,PD,J
C – 2-step,W American Smooth – W,T,F,VW
D – 2-step,W American Rhythm – C,R,S,B,M
Country Western – 2-step,W, Solo Performance
Hustle – Open with Lifts & Drops permitted

 

SINGLE DANCE EVENTS

Hustle Salsa Polka West Coast Swing
A A A A
B B B B
C C C C
D D D D

 

Scholarship Events (Prize money will be awarded 1st through 3rd placements)

International Standard – W,T,VW,F,QS
International Latin – C,S,R,PD,J
American Smooth – W,T,F,VW
American Rhythm – C,R,S,B,M

 

Every contestant must fill out a Registration Form. One Entry Form and Accounting Form must be filled out for each partnership. Payments must accompany forms. (check or money order payable to: B & L Dance Productions) Deadline for entries: May 14, 2018

 

Mail completed forms to:

B & L Dance Productions LLC
420 Greenview Rd.
Turnersville, NJ 08012